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28/05/2014

Committees

Meet the ALPSP members who serve as volunteers on our committees

08/12/2020

Mentorship Scheme

ALPSP Mentorship Scheme launches 2021

Effective Social Media for Scholarly Publishers - Virtual classroom

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out when this course is running next. It is available as a virtual in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. This training will be delivered in...

Advanced Journal Development: Strategic development for journal managers - Virtual classroom - 9 & 10 November - FULLY BOOKED

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out when this course is running next. It is available as a virtual in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. This course is now fully booked. Please...

Project Management for Publishing - Virtual classroom - 23 & 24 November - FULLY BOOKED

Event (multiple dates) - This course will be held virtually in 2021. Dates to be announced soon. This course is now fully booked. Please email melissa.marshall@alpsp.org if you would like to be added to the waiting list. The course will be delivered in two sessions on 23 & 24...

28/05/2014

ALPSP Team

Get in touch with the ALPSP team with any queries

Understanding Copyright - Virtual classroom - 11 & 12 November

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out when this course is running next. It is available as a virtual in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. This training will be delivered in a virtual...

Fundamentals of Finance for Publishers - Virtual classroom - 16 & 17 November - FULLY BOOKED

Event (multiple dates) - This course will be held virtually in 2021. Dates to be announced soon. This course is now fully booked. Please email melissa.marshall@alpsp.org if you would like to be added to the waiting list. The course will be delivered in two sessions on 16 & 17...

Licensing your Content - Virtual classroom - 9 & 10 December - FULLY BOOKED

Event (multiple dates) - This course will be running in 2021. Dates to be announced soon. The course will be delivered in two sessions on 9 & 10 December at the following times: 9:00-12:00 EST (New York), 14:00-17:00 GMT (UK), 15:00-18:00 CET (Central...

Introduction to People Management in Publishing - Virtual classroom

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out when this course is running next. It is available as a virtual in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. This training will be delivered in...

Journal Metric Analysis and Measuring Impact Online Training

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out when this course is running next. It is available as a virtual in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview Metrics and impact measurement have...

Growing Successful Open Access Journals - Virtual classroom - 8 & 9 Sept - FULLY BOOKED

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out when this course is running next. It is available as a virtual in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. This training will be delivered in...

Selling in a Crisis: Introduction to sales management in scholarly publishing - Virtual classroom - 21 & 22 Sept

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out when this course is running next. It is available as a virtual in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Selling to libraries, academics and...

Introduction to Journals Marketing - Virtual classroom - 23 & 24 September - FULLY BOOKED

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out when this course is running next. It is available as a virtual in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. This course is now fully booked. Please...

Commissioning Content: Working effectively with authors and editors - Virtual classroom - 30 Sept & 1 Oct - FULLY BOOKED

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out when this course is running next. It is available as a virtual in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details.This course is now fully booked. Please...

How Journals Work: A complete introduction Online Training

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out when this course is running next. It is available as a virtual in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview  Developed from our most popular...

An Introduction to Agile Project Management for Publishing - Virtual classroom 19 - 22 October - FULLY BOOKED

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out when this course is running next. It is available as a virtual in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. This course is now fully booked. Please...

Journal Financial Strategy for Non-Financial Managers

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2020. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview This course is essential for middle and...

Effective Journals Marketing

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2020. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview Technology is changing, new business models...

Publication Ethics: Fraud and misconduct

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2021. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview A wide range of ethical issues can arise in...

Creating an Inclusive Culture

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2021. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview Improving diversity and inclusivity can seem...

Effective Journal Editorial Management

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2020. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview This course introduces the common issues and...

Journal Metric Analysis and Measuring Impact

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2019. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview Metrics and impact measurement have become...

25/10/2017

In-House Training

ALPSP offers publishing training in house for ALPSP members

Journal Development 1: Practical plans for improving journal success

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2021. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview This workshop provides an essential...

Managing and Influencing your Editorial Board - Virtual classroom - 14 & 15 July - FULLY BOOKED

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out when this course is running next. It is available as a virtual in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. This training will be delivered in...

Online Journal Discovery and Delivery: Working with libraries and industry intermediaries to maximise readership

Event (multiple dates) - Overview Formerly Understanding EJournal Technology this course has been updated to reflect the needs of delegates.This course will provide an insight into the technologies behind online journal delivery, and help delegates understand the challenges faced by...

Managing and Influencing your Editorial Board - Virtual Classroom FULLY BOOKED

Event (multiple dates) - This course is now fully booked. Please email melissa.marshall@alpsp.org if you would like to be added to the waiting list. This training will be delivered in a virtual classroom 5 May, Online at 8:00-13:00 EDT (New York), 13:00-18:00 BST (UK)...

Introduction to Journals Marketing - Virtual Classroom

Event (multiple dates) - This course may run again in 2020. To register your interest please email melissa.marshall@alpsp.org  30 April, Online at 8:00-13:00 EDT (New York), 13:00-18:00 BST (UK), 14:00-19:00 CEST (Central Europe)** Overview An essential introduction to the...

Understanding Copyright Online Training

Event (multiple dates) - Booking has now closed. Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org if you have any questions. Time Online, (CEST 3.30pm-5.00pm, EDT 9.30am-11.00am, BST 2.30pm-4.00pm). Overview This online course provides an essential introduction to copyright law and...

Introduction to Journals Publishing - Virtual Classroom

Event (multiple dates) - This course is now fully booked. Please email melissa.marshall@alpsp.org if you would like to be added to the waiting list. Other introductory courses you may wish to consider are Understanding Copyright 17 June and How Journals Work: A complete...

Journal Metric Analysis and Measuring Impact - NEW Online Training

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this online training is running in 2020. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview Metrics and impact measurement...

How Journals Work: A complete introduction - Online Training

Event (multiple dates) - This online training will be running in 2020. Dates to be announced soon. For any queries on the day of our online sessions please email: aanderton@copyright.com and melissa.marshall@alpsp.org  Thank you Overview (Level 1) Developed from our most popular...

Effective Social Media for Scholarly Publishers

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2020. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview Social media now offers the opportunity to...

Understanding Copyright Online

Event (multiple dates) - Online Training Time Online, (CET 3.30pm-5.00pm, EST 9.30am-11.00am, GMT 2.30pm-4.00pm). Overview This online course provides an essential introduction to copyright law and how it is used in practice. Delegates will gain an understanding of the legal publishing...

Advanced Journal Development: Strategic development for journal managers FULLY BOOKED

Event (multiple dates) - THIS COURSE IS NOW FULLY BOOKED Overview This course has been designed as a follow-on from Journal Development 1 which provides participants with a toolbox system for planning the development of their journals. This more advanced course looks at overarching...

Growing Successful Open Access Journals

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2020. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview Are you running a journal or journal...

Introduction to Journals Marketing

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2020. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview An essential introduction to the changing...

An Introduction to Agile Project Management for Publishing

Event (multiple dates) - Overview The focus of the course is to present the core philosophies behind successful Agile project management, brought to life by anecdotes, war stories, publishing case studies and robust discussion on the various techniques. The role of product owner will be briefly...

Commissioning Content: Working effectively with authors and editors

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2020. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview This course considers ways in which to...

Introduction to Sales Management in Scholarly Publishing: Selling to libraries, academics and institutions

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2020. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview This course will accelerate the learning of...

Understanding Copyright

Event (multiple dates) - This was an excellent course; a dynamic, whistlestop tour but thoroughly enjoyable! I’d highly recommend this to anyone in the industry. Pippa’s fantastic!” Angela Bianchi, SAGE Publishing This course has been converted to online training for...

Fundamentals of Finance for Publishers

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2020. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview Can you make any sense of the financial...

Licensing your Content

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2020. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview Licensing content has rapidly become a key...

Project Management for Publishing

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2020. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview Projects are vital for all publishing...

Managing and Influencing your Editorial Board

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2020. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview One in three meetings are not nearly as...

Introduction to People Management for Publishing

Event (multiple dates) - An exceptionally useful course providing many aspects of management and support of employees at different development stages. Ola Tornkvist, London Mathematical Society This course is available as in-house training (members only), please contact Amanda...

Introduction to Journals Publishing

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2020. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview This is an essential introductory course...

Developing Open Access and Hybrid Journals

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2019. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview The aim of this course is to introduce staff from...

Introduction to Sales Management in Scholarly Publishing: Selling to libraries, academics and institutions

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2019. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview This course will accelerate the learning of...

Journal Development 1: Practical plans for improving journal success

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2020. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview This workshop provides an essential...

Publication Ethics: Fraud and misconduct

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2020. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview A wide range of ethical issues can arise in...

Online Journal Discovery and Delivery: Working with libraries and industry intermediaries to maximise readership - Washington DC

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2020. It is also available as an in-house event to ALPSP members.  ***NEW*** taking place in Washington DC. This event has been specifically tailored to a North American...

Online Journal Discovery and Delivery: Working with libraries and industry intermediaries to maximise readership - New York

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2020. It is also available as an in-house event to ALPSP members.  ***NEW*** taking place in New York. This event has been specifically tailored to a North American Market....

27/02/2019

Funding for Women's Leadership Development

A pool of scholarships is currently available for women throughout the UK to support participation in a practical and targeted leadership development course.

Online Journal Discovery and Delivery: Working with libraries and industry intermediaries to maximise readership

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2019. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview Formerly Understanding EJournal...

NEW Introduction to Journals Publishing ONLINE

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact Melissa Marshall to find out dates for 2018. Why you should take this training.....See our blog on how this workshop has been developed. Overview (Level 1) Developed from our most popular introductory course this online workshop is now available...

Journal Financial Strategy for Non-Financial Managers

Event (multiple dates) - Best external training course I have done. Extremely well pitched for managers of journal portfolios with no formal economics or accountancy training. Richard Hughes, Wiley-Blackwell This course is available as in-house training (members only), please...

Introduction to Journals Publishing

Event (multiple dates) - This course will be running again in 2019. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview This is an essential introductory course covering all aspects of journals publishing for those who...

Commissioning Content: Working effectively with authors and editors

Event (multiple dates) - Overview This course considers ways in which to develop and manage a commercially successful academic journal and book programme. Taking delegates step-by-step through the commissioning process, it aims to provide practical advice, relevant tips and techniques to...

Effective Social Media for Scholarly Publishers

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2019. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview Social media now offers the opportunity to...

Effective Journals Marketing

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2019. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview Technology is changing, new business models...

Project Management for Publishing

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2019. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview Projects are vital for all publishing...

Journal Development 1: Practical plans for improving journal success

Event (multiple dates) - This course will be running again in 2019. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview This workshop provides an essential practical introduction to the business of developing journals. The...

Effective Journal Editorial Management

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2019. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview This course introduces the common issues and...

Introduction to Journals Marketing

Event (multiple dates) - Everything clear and concise with more indepth information to take away and read. Really useful and interesting discussions generated. Emma Barnes, Earthscan This course is available as in-house training (members only), please contact Amanda Whiting. If you...

Managing and Influencing your Editorial Board

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org to find out if this course is running in 2019. It is available as an in-house event to ALPSP members. Please contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org for details. Overview One in three meetings are not nearly as...

An Introduction to Agile Project Management for Publishing

Event (multiple dates) - Overview The focus of the course is to present the core philosophies behind successful Agile project management, brought to life by anecdotes, war stories, publishing case studies and robust discussion on the various techniques. The role of product owner will be briefly...

An Introduction to Agile Project Management for Publishing

Event (multiple dates) - Overview The focus of the course is to present the core philosophies behind successful Agile project management, brought to life by anecdotes, war stories, publishing case studies and robust discussion on the various techniques. The role of product owner will be briefly...

NEW Managing and Influencing your Editorial Board

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact Melissa Marshall to find out if this course is running in 2018. If you are interested in running this in-house contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org - this option is available to ALPSP members only. Overview One in three meetings are...

Project Management for Publishing

Event (multiple dates) - Really great overview of PM skills and methods. Thought this was an excellent course. Both tutors were clearly very knowledgeable and this was great Liz Dunn, Royal Society of Chemistry Please contact Melissa Marshall to find out if this course is running in 2018...

Licensing your Content

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact Melissa Marshall to find out if this course is running in 2018. If you are interested in running this in-house contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org - this option is available to ALPSP members only. Overview Licensing content has...

Fundamentals of Journals Finance

Event (multiple dates) - This course is available as in-house training (members only), please contact Amanda Whiting. If you would like to attend the open course, please register your interest with Melissa Marshall. Overview Can you make any sense of the financial information provided...

Effective Journals Marketing

Event (multiple dates) - Great to be able to suggest topics in advance which were heeded. Comprehensive slides and info packs with excellent break-out sessions. Mike Hallworth, Wiley-Blackwell Please contact Melissa Marshall to find out if this course is running in 2018. If you...

Journal Metric Analysis and Measuring Impact

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact Melissa Marshall to find out if this course is running in 2018. If you are interested in running this in-house contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org - this option is available to ALPSP members only. Overview Metrics and impact measurement have...

Effective Journal Editorial Management

Event (multiple dates) - The course was pitched exactly right and served to affirm much of what I currently do whilst providing great suggestions for improvement and development. A very useful booklet with additional material for reference and further reading. A resource that will sit on my...

Developing Open Access and Hybrid Journals

Event (multiple dates) - This course will be running in 2018. Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org for dates. If you are interested in running this as an in-house course contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org - this option is available to ALPSP members only. Overview The aim of this...

Introduction to Journals Publishing

Event (multiple dates) - A fantastic course, whether you are new to publishing or have been working a few years - excellent and thorough. Fran Lee, BMJ This course will be running in 2018. Please contact melissa.marshall@alpsp.org for dates. If you are interested in running this as an...

Journal Development 1: Practical plans for improving journal success

Event (multiple dates) - Probably one of the most useful courses I have done - excellent! I started off with almost no ideas for journal development and now I feel confident I can come up with an action plan. Susan Molony, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists This course will be...

04/09/2017

ALPSP Professional Development Survey

Please help us to develop and improve the professional development and training services we offer members by completing this short survey.

Commissioning Content: Working effectively with authors and editors

Event (multiple dates) - It was so generous of you to share all of your tricks and secrets with the rest of us. I had no idea how to start commissioning, and now I feel like I have a plan and a lot more confidence. Nicole Edmondson, UCL IOE Press Overview This course considers ways in which...

FULLY REVISED A Marketer's Guide to Data Protection Compliance

Event (multiple dates) - Please contact Melissa Marshall to find out if this course is running in 2018. If you are interested in running this in-house contact amanda.whiting@alpsp.org - this option is available to ALPSP members only. Overview The effective use of personal data...

Understanding eJournal Technology

Event (multiple dates) - Overview This course will provide an insight into the technologies behind eJournal delivery, and help delegates understand the challenges faced by libraries in providing readers with access to their journals. The course will be business-centric – clearly...

NEW Effective Social Media for Scholarly Publishers

Event (multiple dates) - This course will be running again in 2017. Please contact Melissa Marshall for dates. For in-house enquiries (members only), please contact amanda.whiting. Overview Social media now offers the opportunity to reach huge audiences around the globe, but how can...

How to Make Content More Discoverable Through SEO

Event (multiple dates) - Overview If you’re in marketing or editorial and writing copy for your website, what can you do to help readers to find your products? You need to understand how to make search optimization work for you. This course focuses on the practical things you can do...

NEW Disruption, Innovation and Creativity: How to generate and implement new ideas in scholarly publishing

Event (multiple dates) - Overview  #alpspcreate The rate of innovation in scholarly publishing is accelerating. Researchers need new services for a changing environment and technology now provides a multitude of options to help. But where do you start, what should you do to respond and...

Project Management for Publishing

Event (multiple dates) - Overview Projects are vital to all publishing organizations to move forward and implement change. Everyone gets involved in them. They may involve developing new products, new processes and systems, adopting new technologies, reaching new markets, acquiring new business...

Effective Journals Marketing

Event (multiple dates) - This course will be running again in 2017. Please contact Melissa Marshall for dates. For in-house enquiries (members only), please contact Amanda Whiting.  Overview Technology is changing, new business models are developing and new markets emerging –...

NEW Introduction to Journals Publishing 1: An international primer

Event (multiple dates) - This blended workshop is now full, however, Part Two is available to book on 24 April 2017 Date and time Thursday 17 November 2016, online at 3:00 - 4:30pm (UK), 7:00-8.30am (West Coast US), 10:00-11:30am (East Coast US), 4:00-5:30pm...

Introduction to People Management for Publishing

Event (multiple dates) - This course will be running again in 2017. Please contact Melissa Marshall for dates. For in-house enquiries (members only), please contact Amanda Whiting.  Overview The first step in people management is often reported as the most challenging. This course...

Understanding Copyright

Event (multiple dates) - This course will be running again in 2017. Please contact Melissa Marshall for dates. For in-house enquiries (members only), please contact Amanda Whiting.  Overview This course provides an essential introduction to copyright law and how it is used in practice...

Journal Metric Analysis and Measuring Impact

Event (multiple dates) - This course will be running again in 2017. Please contact Melissa Marshall for dates. For in-house enquiries (members only), please contact Amanda Whiting.  Overview Metrics and impact measurement have become an increasingly important part of the scholarly...

Publication Ethics:Fraud and misconduct

Event (multiple dates) - Overview A wide range of ethical issues can arise in academic publishing. These can be caused by misbehaving authors (e.g. committing plagiarism or fraud), by abuse of editorial positions and also by conflicts between publishers’ and societies’ commercial...

Understanding eJournal Technology

Event (multiple dates) - Overview This course will provide an insight into the technologies behind eJournal delivery. Technology has removed the barriers between production, editorial, marketing, sales, customer services and most importantly – the customers. The course will be...

Journal Development 1: Practical plans for improving journal success

Event (multiple dates) - This course will be running again in 2017. Please contact Melissa Marshall for dates. For in-house enquiries (members only), please contact Amanda Whiting.  Overview This workshop provides an essential practical introduction to the business of developing...

Introduction to Journals Publishing

Event (multiple dates) - Overview This is an essential introductory course covering all aspects of journals publishing for those who are at the beginning of their careers. It covers everything from peer review to online delivery, and provides delegates with a clear understanding of how all the...

Expanding Public Access to Academic Content: An update from the Access to Research initiative

Event (multiple dates) - Date and Time  Wednesday 5 October 2016, online at 11:00 - 12:00 BST (London) / 12:00-13:00 CEST (Europe)* *Please note: if you are unable to join the webinar at this time, you may register and receive a recording to view later. Overview The Access to Research...

Advanced Journal Development: Strategic development for journal managers

Event (multiple dates) - Overview This course has been designed as a follow-on from Journal Development 1 which provides participants with a toolbox system for planning the development of their journals. This more advanced course looks at overarching strategies for journal development including...

01/08/2016

ALPSP launches online workshop for those new to journals publishing

Blended learning online workshop will help train new entrants to scholarly publishing, wherever they are based. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE London, UK – 1 August 2016 The Association of Learned & Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP) has launched a new blended learning online workshop to...

29/07/2016

ALPSP Learning and Development Toolkit survey results

We are often asked about which training course or seminar is best for developing certain skillsets. We also understand that access to ALPSP training and events can be difficult due to the location, travel costs or time out of the office, and this stops members from taking part. Earlier this...

Managing Quality from Outsourced Services

Event (multiple dates) - This course is available as in-house training (members only), please contact Amanda Whiting. If you would like to attend the open course, please register your interest with Melissa Marshall. Overview Many publishers are seeking to reduce costs by outsourcing...

The Marketing Team of the Future: Developing the resources you need to succeed

Event (multiple dates) - BOOKING FOR THIS EVENT HAS NOW CLOSED Date and Time Thursday 23 June 2016, online at 11:00 - 12:30 EDT (New York) / 16:00 - 17:30 BST (London) / 17:00-18:30 CEST (Europe)* *Please note: if you are unable to join the webinar on this date and time, you may...

10/05/2016

2016 International Publishing Summer School in Oxford – 10% discount for ALPSP members

This prestigious two week course, run by ALPSP member the Oxford International Centre for Publishing Studies (OICPS) at Oxford Brookes University will be held on 4-15 July 2016. The course provides delegates with an immersive experience with a series of lectures and seminars from leading industry...

28/04/2016

ALPSP welcomes OverStory to membership

We are pleased to welcome OverStory as an associate member of ALPSP.   OverStory designs, builds, supports and consults on integration, content ingestion and delivery systems often within the Scholarly publishing arena.

04/04/2004

Managing the Editorial Office

Whether it’s one assistant working with a journal editor in an academic department or a team of staff looking after a list of journals within the Secretariat of a Professional body, the editorial office is at the very heart of the publication process. Since each journal will have its own...

03/01/2000

Careers in Journal Publishing 2000

Journals are an interesting and satisfying area of publishing in which to make your career. This is a lively and fact-packed guide for those who are making career decisions or who are just about to embark on a career, and for people who want to develop their career further. It covers: Why...