Thomson, Harcourt Units Boost College Lines With Recent Swap
- Wadsworth Expands College Line With Music Textbook Purchase. // Educational Marketer;01/17/2000, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p4
Reports on the expansion of Wadsworth Publishing into a college textbook market with its acquisition of the Schirmer music textbook list from the Gale Group.
- WADSWORTH, HARCOURT SWAP TEXTS. // Publishers Weekly;2/14/2000, Vol. 247 Issue 7, p80
Reports that Wadsworth and Harcourt Incorporated's higher education group have completed an exchange of college textbook programs. Terms of the agreement; Customer services under the arrangement
- Support for Adjuncts at CCCC. Albert, Janice // College Composition & Communication;Sep2005, Vol. 57 Issue 1, Special section. pA5
The article reports that after three years of trying, the College Composition and Communication Committee (CCCC) achieved a major success in 2005 with its Professional Equity Program (PEP), a special effort to enable adjuncts to afford to attend the 2005 CCCC Conference in San Francisco,...
- Thomson Subsidiary Revises Texts After Protest From Islamic Group. // Educational Marketer;01/10/2000, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p6
Reports on the agreement between Wadsworth Publishing and The Council on American-Islamic Relations regarding the inclusion of revised `errata' sheets in a college sociology text.
- In the loop. // Book Publishing Report;02/07/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p8
Reports on the developments in book industries and trade as of February 7, 2000. Includes the alliance between the organizers of the London Book Fair and Rightscenter.com; Exchange deal between Harcourt and Wadsworth; Free electronic books from barnesandnoble.com.
- Wadsworth, Ziff-Davis, Merriam-Webster in CD-ROM ventures. Taylor, Sally; Baker, John F. // Publishers Weekly;5/23/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 21, p30
Reports on print publishers Wadsworth, Ziff-Davis and Merriam-Webster's separate plans to develop CD-ROM products directed, respectively, to the college textbook market, general trade bookstores and children. Partnerships; Release of the Merriam-Webster Family Dictionary on CD-ROM.
- K-12 and College Publishers Look to Year Ahead For Bounce They Did Not Get in the First Quarter. // Educational Marketer;6/9/2003, Vol. 34 Issue 16, p1
Reports on the financial prospects of U.S. K-12 and college publishers for 2003. Direction provided by first quarter financial results; Importance of niche strength; Publishers' wariness about building textbook inventory in an uncertain market.
- More new titles launched in '91. Levin, G. // Advertising Age;2/24/1992, Vol. 63 Issue 8, p42
Reports that despite a publishing industry recession that continued to worsen in 1991, at least 541 new magazines were launched last year, up five titles from the 536 initially reported for 1990. Final estimates from `Samir Husni's Guide to New COnsumer Magazines'; Considered the authority on...
- K-III picks 3 titles for investment. Donaton, S. // Advertising Age;2/24/1992, Vol. 63 Issue 8, p43
States that K-III Magazines is making significant investments in several titles this year and may be close to selling another. Company officials say several publishers are considering buying `European Travel & Life.' K-III acquired eight consumer magazines from Rupert Murdoch's News Corp.;...