Go Read This | Publishers’ catalogs: does anyone use these? (via Eintauchen)
Interesting post this. There are pretty big changes coming of course and some underway too.
Presses of all types constantly bombard libraries (and scholars) with glossy and expensively produced catalogs. In my years as a librarian, these have generally been viewed by most of my colleagues with disdain, even in the days before one could pull up a publisher's title list with the flick of a wrist. So why do they persist? Certain … Read More