The relationship between university presses, e-book vendors, and academic libraries: A platform theory analysis

« University presses, as one of the major content providers in the scholarly e-book market, especially in humanities and social sciences (HSS), play a critical role in the production and distribution of new knowledge and culture. We investigate the relations among university presses, academic libraries, and e-book vendors, by examining university presses’ perceptions of academic libraries and e-book vendors, and presses’ perceptions of themselves and the university press community. (…) »

source > /, Mei Zhang, Kristin Eschenfelder, 10 juillet 2023,