The Impact of Print On Demand on Academic Books

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  • Author : Suzanne Wilson-Higgins
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Pages : 216 pages
  • ISBN : 0081020198
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The Impact of Print On Demand on Academic Books

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  • Release : 21 November 2017
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The convergence of online book selling, digital printing, digital document workflow management and the computerization of small parcel logistics created a unique opportunity to create a viable commercial model for printing and supplying books on demand. This innovation was swiftly embraced by the academic publishing community heralding the rescue of the languishing academic monograph. The possibilities captured the imagination of creative academic and niche publishers enabling custom publishing, student editions of monographs, self-compiled wiki books and even the establishment of

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