Miscellany

AAUP Files Amicus in GSU Case

In late January, the plaintiffs of the Georgia State University digital coursepack lawsuit filed an appeal to last summer's ruling. AAUP filed an amicus curiae brief supporting the plaintiffs on February 7. A statement on the AAUP amicus can be found on the AAUP website; additional information on the case, including the full amicus, the plaintiff's appeal, and other relevant documents, can be found on our GSU Suit webpage.

2013 Book, Jacket, and Journal Show

Judging for the 2013 AAUP Book, Jacket, and Journal Show was held in the AAUP Central Office in New York January 24-25, 2013. Approximately 273 books, 331 jacket and cover designs, and 4 journals were entered. 51 books and 44 jackets and covers were chosen by the jurors as the very best examples from this pool of excellent design. A list of the selected entries can be found on the AAUP website. The 2013 Book, Jacket, & Journal Show will premiere at the AAUP Annual Meeting. We sincerely thank all participating member presses for their support of this very successful design competition!

2013 AAUP Directory

The latest AAUP Directory, an essential reference for anyone involved in scholarly publishing, is now available in both print and electronic versions from the University of Chicago Press.

2013 Annual Meeting

The 2013 AAUP Annual Meeting will be held June 20-22 at Boston's Seaport Hotel. Program updates and announcements can be found on the Annual Meeting Facebook page and Twitter feed (#AAUP13); visit the AAUP website for hotel reservations, sponsorship and exhibiting information, and more.