[ESIP-all] Fwd: [DIGLIB] New issue: Journal of Electronic Publishing

Kevin Ward kevin at eyeonclimate.com
Fri Aug 19 11:21:09 EDT 2011

I thought this might interest the community with regards to our own
consideration of standards.

Hope you all have a good week-end,


Kevin Ward
NASA's Earth Observatory
Sigma Space Corporation
kevin at eyeonclimate.com
Office Hours 7:30am-4:30pm Pacific Time



---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Welzenbach, Rebecca <rwelzenb at umich.edu>
Date: Thu, Aug 18, 2011 at 9:52 AM
Subject: [DIGLIB] New issue: Journal of Electronic Publishing
To: "diglib at infoserv.inist.fr" <diglib at infoserv.inist.fr>

Dear all,

I'm pleased to announce that a new issue of the Journal of Electronic
Publishing has been published by the University of Michigan Library's
MPublishing division.  This issue
is guest-edited by Kevin S. Hawkins and focuses on the theme of
digital standards in the publishing industry.

The new issue features seven contributions related to the theme of
standards, as well as a book review by John Warren and a detailed
follow-up to a study published in JEP volume 13,"The Short-Term
Influence of Free Digital Versions of Books on Print Sales"
(http://dx.doi.org/10.3998/3336451.0013.101), by John Hilton III and
David Wiley.

The new issue is available at
http://www.journalofelectronicpublishing.org/. Please check it out,
and share widely!

The contents of the new issue are as follows:
* A Note from the Guest Editor, Kevin S. Hawkins

* The Value of Standards in Electronic Content Distribution:
Reflections on the Adoption of NISO Standards, Todd Carpenter

* Why Standardization Efforts Fail, Carl F. Cargill

* 'More What You'd Call 'Guidelines' Than Actual Rules' : Variation in
the Use of Standards, Sheila M. Morrissey

* Why Create a Customization of a Standard? An ACS Case Study, Dan
O'Brien, Jeff Fisher, and D.J. Haines

* NISO Z39.96 The Journal Article Tag Suite (JATS): What Happened to
the NLM DTDs?, Jeff Beck (http://dx.doi.org/10.3998/3336451.0014.106)

* Fighting Complexity in EPUB 3: Modularization and Delegation, Keith
Fahlgren (http://dx.doi.org/10.3998/3336451.0014.107)

* Identifier and Metadata Standards for e-Commerce˜Responding to
Reality in 2011, Mark Bide

* Free E-Books and Print Sales, John Hilton III and David Wiley

* Summit or Abyss, John Warren (http://dx.doi.org/10.3998/3336451.0014.110)

Best wishes,

Rebecca Welzenbach,
Managing Editor, JEP


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