Author Connect Newsletter – May ’16
- Elsevier Honored for Accessibility at London Book Fair
- Announcing the 2015 Texty Award Winners!
- In Forbes, Elsevier CEO talks about using data and analytics for product innovation
- Elsevier wins 8 PROSE Awards for books and journals
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Writing a book chapter is exciting, but the formatting and submission process can be difficult if you’re not sure about Elsevier’s specifications and standards. Missteps can be time-consuming, leading to preventable edits that must be addressed before your chapter can be accepted for publication. Beat frustration by checking out these 5 essential tips that will minimize edits and maximize your submission. Learn more…
In accessible publishing, earning our role as pioneer and leader
At the London Book Fair last month, Elsevier won the 2016 Accessible Books Consortium (ABC) International Excellence Award for Accessible Publishing in the Publisher category. Elsevier took top honors for “providing outstanding leadership and achievements in advancing the accessibility of commercial e-books or other digital publications for persons who are blind, visually impaired or otherwise print disabled.” Elsevier’s accessibility leaders write about Elsevier’s initiatives to make content accessible to people with print disabilities.
Announcing the 2015 Texty Award Winners!
Elsevier is proud to announce our books received Texty Awards this year. All of the awards are listed in the College category from the Text and Academic Authors Association (TAA).
In Forbes, Elsevier CEO talks about using data and analytics for product innovation
Ron Mobed reveals the strategies Elsevier is using to make scientific content even more valuable to researchers and medical practitioners.
Elsevier wins 8 PROSE Awards for books and journals
Winners include the Award for Excellence in Reference Works and Best New Journal