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Introduction

Abstract:

The book deals with libraries as publishers in a variety of fields. It is meant for librarians and other information science professionals who are already involved, or will be, in the publishing process. It guides through the history of publishing, contemporary publishing, management of the publishing process and the role of various types of libraries in publishing.

Key words

library publishing

publishing management

publishing process

The aim of the book

Are you a librarian in a public, special, school, academic or national library? Perhaps you are a student who plans to work in one of these kinds of libraries, or a publisher who has an opportunity to cooperate with libraries and librarians on a publishing project. ...

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