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An Education: Looking at the New CUNY Publishing Institute

While there are a several programs already in existence to aid both publishing hopefuls and industry vets in expanding their horizons, the City University of New York (CUNY) hopes to throw its own hat in the ring with the CUNY Publishing Institute, a week-long program planning its pilot session in June. Helmed by Institute Director and Co-founder of OR Books, John Oakes, this program will aim to educate by combining a varied roster of industry professionals from startups to goliaths like Amazon and Random House to present an important “cross-section […]

Trendsetters’ Book-Biz Essential Reading, Week of 6/18-6/22

Every week we recommend 5 links that the young book professional should read to feel more informed and connected to what’s going on in the industry. There are only 5, so even if you weren’t able to read a thing all week, these should help keep you in the know.     PoD for the People: OR Books makes its full list available through Espresso Book Machines at bookstores around the country. LITTLE-KNOWN FACT: Some libraries let you borrow ebooks. (Or so a recent Pew study has found). Emerging from the same ongoing […]