Looking for Academic Research Funding? Here’s a practical guide.

Getting started in an academic career is a challenging task. It’s rare for a new faculty member to be provided with all the details necessary to establish a successful career, and an institution’s expectations of a new faculty member can be vague.…


Intersentia law books now available on Cambridge Core

In 2018, Intersentia’s books will be exclusively available to institutions online via Cambridge University Press’s Academic digital publishing platform Cambridge Core.…


Cambridge University Press at the Frankfurt Book Fair 2017

This year the fair was officially opened by Angela Merkel, the German Chancellor, who was accompanied by Emmanuel Macron, the President of France.…


Cambridge University Press and their Library Advisory Boards: an overview

Cambridge University Press is very proud of its library advisory boards, and extremely grateful to the librarians who support them. In 2004 Cambridge was one of the first academic publishers to set up a librarian board and to understand how invaluable the advice of such boards would be.…


2017 Charleston Library Conference

The recent Charleston Library Conference, held November 6-10, 2017, was an excellent opportunity for academic librarians, vendors, and publishers to meet, listen to, and comment on each other’s initiatives, plans, and concerns for the future.…


PERSPECTIVAS BIBLIOTECARIAS: Lucía Brito, Instituto de Investigaciones Biomédicas, UNAM, Ciudad de México

[Es verdad: habíamos dicho que la siguiente bibliotecaria sería Shirley Ainsworth. Pero una bibliotecaria más nos respondió esta entrevista con mucho entusiasmo y pensamos que era impostergable publicarla].


LIBRARIAN PERSPECTIVES: Lucía Brito, Biomedical Research Institute, National Autonomous University (UNAM), Mexico City

[True, we had said that this interview would feature Shirley Ainsworth. But one additional librarian answered our questions with plenty of enthusiasm, and we thought this post could not wait.] The largest public library network in Latin America, 135 libraries at UNAM, and a project to acquire electronic resources are some of the themes discussed by Lucía Brito Ocampo, Coordinator at the “Dionisio Nieto” library of the Biomedical Research Institute (Instituto de Investigaciones Biomédicas), at the Mexico City campus of National Autonomous University of Mexico (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, UNAM).…