Learned Publishing

Learned Publishing (0953-1513) is the journal of the Association of Learned & Professional Society Publishers, published in collaboration with the Society for Scholarly Publishing.

LP 2016 coverRead by publishers, librarians, academics and others working 
in publishing around the world Learned Publishing has a fully international authorship. Articles on all aspects of scholarly communication, from the author perspective to reviewing, technology, marketing and discoverability, new initiatives, readership, data, internationalization, and more, are included.

Occasional special issues are also produced including Data Publishing in September 2014 and the Peer Review edition in January 2016. Published quarterly in print, Learned Publishing is distributed to all ALPSP members with online access to SSP members. All articles are free to view after 24 months.

From January 2016 Learned Publishing will be published by Wiley in partnership with ALPSP. After this time accepted articles will be available before issue selection via Early View. For article submission information, details on how to subscribe or advertising rates for the print edition, follow the menu options on the top right.

If you work for an ALPSP member organization, login to access all issues here.
For non-members, view archive issues and find out about subscribing to Learned Publishing via the Wiley Online Library.

Editorial Board and Associate Editors


The editorial team and Learned Publishing board are dedicated to making sure the content is relevant, up-to-date and high quality.

Editor-in-Chief: Pippa Smart editor@alpsp.org
North American Editor: Judy Luther US-editor@alpsp.org

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Associate Editors




Lettie Conrad, SAGE Publications

Sun Huh, Hallym University and Korean Council of Science Editors
Jenny Neophytou, Wiley

Charlie Rapple, Kudos

Adrian Stanley, Digital Science
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Peter Ashman, The BMJ

Alison Baverstock, Kingston University

Casey Busher, bepress

Todd Carpenter, NISO

Isabel Czech, ALPSP

Pierre de Villiers, AOSIS

Irene Hames, Editorial and Publishing Consultant
Farhad Handjani, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
Tom Hill, Libertas Academica

Michael Jubb, Jubb Consulting

Bill Kasdorf, Apex Communications Ltd

Melinda Kenneway, TBI Communications

Rachael Lammey, Crossref

Monica McCormick, New York University Press

Audrey McCulloch, ALPSP Chief Executive and Publisher
Ann Michael, SSP, Past President and President at Delta Think Inc
David Nicholas, CIBER

Andrea Powell, CABI

Shengli Ren, NSFC

Andrew Stammer, CSIRO

Wim van der Stelt, Springer

Xiaofeng Wang, Chinese Laser Press

Helen (YH) Zhang, Zhejiang University Press