Evaluating the university press in the 21st century

August 3, 2016

“How do you evaluate a university press in the 21st century?” writes Carl Straumsheim for Inside Higher Ed. Straumsheim reflects on the difficulties faced by many presses in the US in the face of sector change, and discusses the difficulties of evaluating a press's success by financial success, scholarly impact, or press-to-press comparisons. Straumsheim then goes on to discuss how publishers are attempting to manage the changing sector demands and reimagine the publishing business in light of these changes. Inside Higher Ed