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University press publishing consortium for Africa : lessons from academic libraries

Darko-Ampem, Kwasi (2005). University press publishing consortium for Africa : lessons from academic libraries. Journal of Scholarly Publishing, 36(2) pp. 89–114.

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Abstract

This paper presents the results of a case study of the policies and practices of six African university presses. Based on the findings, it posits the formation of a consortium of African university presses. It borrows heavily from consortium formation in the library world.

Item Type: Journal Article
ISSN: 1198-9742
Keywords: Publishers and publishing; research; scholarly publishing
Academic Unit/Department: Other Departments > Library
Item ID: 89
Depositing User: Users 12 not found.
Date Deposited: 10 May 2006
Last Modified: 04 Dec 2010 18:53
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/89
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