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Pulling for Better E-Textbook Prices

Universities have started banding together to negotiate favorable contracts with software vendors. With new effort, a group of them aims to exercise similar leverage with publishers on behalf of students.

The Promotion That Matters

Language and literature scholars have embraced technology in their research, but can they win tenure on it?

Academic Libraries in Flux

Latest Education Department data show steady overall spending, a boom in e-books and rising costs of electronic journal subscriptions.

Wards of the Court

A sharp split over digitized versions of "orphan works," as well as anger over Google's books project, led authors' group to sue major university libraries.