I received this press release from the AAUP mailing list today. It is reprinted in part below.
Two major university press e-book initiatives –Project MUSE Editions (PME) and the University Press e-book Consortium (UPeC) — have joined
forces. The result of this merger — the University Press Content Consortium (UPCC) — will launch January 1, 2012.
The partnership allows e-books from an anticipated 60-70 university presses and non-profit scholarly presses — representing as many as
30,000 frontlist and backlist titles — to be discovered and searched in an integrated environment with content from nearly 500 journals
currently on MUSE. Continue reading Project MUSE Editions and the Univ. Press e-book Consortium Merge
Thanks to Resource Shelf for this information.
Project MUSE just announced the launch of an eBook program for 2011, Project MUSE Editions. There are currently 9 university and institute presses on board with more negotiations in process. From the press release: Continue reading Project MUSE to offer eBooks in 2011
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