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Worldwide Open Access (OA) Book Publishing, 2018-2022 - Funder Mandates Give STM OA Books a Lift - ResearchAndMarkets.com

February 12, 2019

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 12, 2019--The “Open Access Book Publishing 2018-2022” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

Key Facts & Trends

OA Books Reach $37 million, Up 31.7% OA Books Continue to Experiment with Business Models Most OA Publishers Are European SSH Presses The Large STM Commercial Publishers Will Be Slow to Join the Party Funder Mandates Give STM OA Books a Lift Social Sciences & Humanities OA Will Go Down a Separate Path

This report explains the origins of the open access movement, gives a timeline for its development, but most importantly, it quantifies open access book publishing as a market segment, using the information it gathered through primary and secondary research to develop a financial outlook for open access book publishing with market projections through 2022. This research was conducted in conjunction with a larger study of the overall market for scholarly and professional publishing.

This report contains separate chapters covering the market, notable publishers and programs, and issues and forecast that include:

Analysis of market size and structure Title growth metrics Open access book publishing by discipline A look at key geographic markets that are pushing the development of open access books Market projections to 2020 and more

Publishers and investment professionals can trust Open Access Book Publishing 2018-2022 to provide the inside intelligence needed to evaluate growth potential, understand trends affecting the industry, and size up the competition.

Examples of some of the issues discussed include:

The continued evolution of open access The impact of open access in social science and humanities vs. scientific, technical and medical Prevailing business models and experiments Open access mandates spread to books Opportunity for monographs and conference proceedings Emerging markets fertile ground for open access.

Open Access Book Publishing 2018-2022 is an essential tool for publishing executives, M&A advisors, market analysts, and industry consultants who need to understand the business strategies driving the scholarly and professional publishing industry.

Companies Mentioned

Amsterdam University Press Australian National University Press (ANU Press) Bloomsbury Academic Bohlau Verlag Bookboon.com Brill De Gruyter Frontiers Gottingen University Press Informa PLC InTechOpen Lever Press MDPI AG Oxford University Press (OUP) Presses Universitaires de Rennes (PUR) Punctum Books Springer Nature Transcript Verlag

Topics Covered


Definition of Open Access Book Publishing Scope of the Report Sources of Information Methodology for Projecting/Estimating Results

Executive Summary

Introduction What is Open Access Publishing? Key Facts & Trends

Open Access Book Market

Introduction Market Size Revenue Table Open Access Book Market Revenue, 2013-2017 ($ in millions) What is an OA Book Worth? OA Metrics Table Directory of Open Access Books Metrics, 2013-2017 Table OA Books Published by InTechOpen, Springer Nature & Knowledge Unlatched, 2013-2017 OA Funding & Mandates OA Books by Discipline Book Type OA Books by Geography and Language

Notable Open Access Book Publishers & Programs

Introduction Leading Open Access Publishers Social Science and Humanities Presses Dominate the DOAB Table Leading OA Book Publishers Ranked by Number of Titles, 2018 Leading OA Book Publishers by Revenue Table Leading OA Book Publishers’ Revenue, 2015-2017 ($ in millions) Notable OA Publisher Profiles Amsterdam University Press (WRR in Dutch)Australian National University Press (ANU Press)Bloomsbury AcademicBohlau VerlagBookboon.comBrillDe GruyterFrontiersGottingen University PressInforma PLCInTechOpenLever PressMDPI AGOxford University Press (OUP)Presses Universitaires de Rennes (PUR)Punctum BooksSpringer Naturetranscript Verlag Cooperative OA Book Programs and Trials Google BooksHathiTrust Digital LibraryKnowledge UnlatchedMUSE OpenTable Cooperative OA Book Programs, 2018Project GutenbergSciELO Books Mergers & Acquisitions in the Open Book Publishing Market

Open Access Book Trends & Forecast

Introduction Current Trends in Open Access Book Publishing Viability of Open Access Books Remains UncertainSocial Science & Humanities Books Will Largely Go Down a Separate PathSpringer Nature Will Play a Large Role in OA BooksMandates Spread to BooksOpen Access Is Not Done EvolvingPrint Book Sales Are Falling, Only Part Replaced by E-BooksOA Books Bring Gains, But Also Complications like Double DippingOA Books Build on a Culture of CooperationEmerging Markets Fertile Ground for OA BooksMonographs and Conference Proceedings Are Up for Grabs Open Access Book Publishing Market Forecast Introduction Table Open Access Book Market Revenue, 2018P-2022P ($ in millions)Open Access Books ForecastTable Directory of Open Access Book Forecast, 2018P-2022PAssumptionsWorld Economy and Exchange RatesRevenue Forecast of Top 5 OA Book PublishersTable Leading Open Book Publishers Forecast, 2017-2018P ($ in millions)

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