Consulting announces a strategic partnership with Maverick
Publishing Specialists based in the UK. The partnership will allow each company to expand its expertise and geographic base for its services to publishers, information
vendors, and research and academic library networks.
Nicholas Cop Consulting is a firm whose geographic specialty is Latin America and the Caribbean. The firm provides information and education consulting services, sales and marketing representation, and Spanish/ Portuguese to English translation services to publishers, academic and research library networks, and national science councils.
Maverick provides strategic consulting and operational outsource services for the publishing industry. Arranged over four divisions – Strategy, Marketing, Technology/Content and Publisher Relations/Sales Support – Maverick helps publishers, solution providers and intermediaries from all geographies and market sectors meet their corporate objectives.
Co-authored and co-edited by Nicholas Cop. A detailed description of the beginnings, structure and success of the SciELO open access, peer-reviewed, academic e-journal network. Published in
Portuguese, Spanish and English. English version available at http://dx.doi.org/10.7476/9789230012373.
A post by Nicholas Cop on the SciELO Blog regarding the recent article by the Max Plank Digital Library on this question.
Invited speaker. Presented "La biblioteca y su papel digital y social: Tendencias y el perfil del profesional de la información" regarding the digital and social role of the
academic library today, and the skills required of the information professional.
"6 KEY IDEAS TO UNDERSTANDING OPEN ACCESS IN LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN" published on the "Open Knowledge" blog of the Inter-American Development Bank.
Nicholas Cop Consulting had been distributing Mendeley Institutional Edtion under a distribution agreement with Swets. In light of the declaration of bankruptcy by Swets on Septemebr
24, 2014, Nicholas Cop Consulting is therefore, for the time being and until another arrangement is found, no longer authorized to distribute or support this product. Elsevier has now taken over
the all marketing, sales and post-sales activities for Mendeley Institutional Edition. Please contact Nicholas Cop Consulting for additional information.