Global Social Sciences & Humanities Publishing 2021-2025

Published: March 1, 2021 - 77 Pages

Table of Contents

  • Methodology
    • Definition of Social Science & Humanities Publishing
      • Social Science
      • Humanities
    • Definition of Social Science & Humanities Publishing by Media
      • Books
      • Journals
      • Online Content
      • Abstracting & Indexing Services
      • Other Activities
      • Elimination
    • Scope of the Report
    • Sources of Information
      • Primary & Secondary Research
      • Methodology for Projecting/Estimating Results
  • Executive Summary
    • Introduction
    • What Are the Social Sciences & Humanities?
    • Key Facts & Trends
      • Research Funding in SSH Continues to Dwindle
      • There Is No Dominant Player
      • English Does Not Dominate in SSH, Though It Is Gaining
      • Journals Projected to Overtake Books as Largest SSH Publishing Activity in 2025
      • Journals Represent 37% of the Market
      • Big Deal Journal Packages Are Being Exchanged for Transformational Agreements
  • Social Science & Humanities Publishing Market
    • Introduction
      • Table Economist, IMF and Freedonia Group World GDP Snapshot, 2019-2021
    • Market Size
      • Books
        • Table Social Science & Humanities Publishing Market by Publishing Activity, 2018-2020
      • Journals
      • Online Content
      • Abstracting & Indexing (A&I) Services
      • Other Activities
      • Elimination
    • Social Science & Humanities Publishing by Geography
      • Language Splits & Major Publishing Hubs
      • Language Also Varies by Publishing Media
      • Currency
      • North America
      • Europe
        • Table Currency Exchange Rate Movements for Europe, 2018-2020
      • Asia-Pacific
        • Table Currency Exchange Rate Movements for Asia-Pacific, 2018-2020
      • Rest of the World
        • Table Currency Exchange Rate Movements for Rest of World, 2019-2020
  • Leading Social Science & Humanities Publishers
    • Introduction
    • Leading Social Science & Humanities Publishers
      • Table Leading Social Science & Humanities Publishers' Revenue, 2018-2020
    • Informa
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Publishing Strategy
    • Elsevier
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Publishing Strategy
    • Springer Nature
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Publishing Strategy
    • ProQuest
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Publishing Strategy
    • EBSCO Publishing
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Publishing Strategy
    • SAGE Publications Inc.
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
        • Table Leading Social Science Journal Publishers by 2019 Titles
      • Publishing Strategy
    • John Wiley & Sons
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Publishing Strategy
    • Cengage Research
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Publishing Strategy
    • Oxford University Press
      • Company Overview
        • Table Leading Book Publisher by Title Output 2020 in Philosophy & Music
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Publishing Strategy
    • Cambridge University Press
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
        • Table Cambridge University Press Strongest SSH Subjects by Title Count, 2020
      • Publishing Strategy
    • Other Leading Social Science Publishers
      • Books
      • Journals and Online Content
      • University Presses
        • Table Leading University Presses by Revenue, 2019-2020
    • Mergers & Acquisitions in the SSH Publishing Market
      • Table Mergers & Acquisitions in SSH Publishing, 2018
      • Table Mergers & Acquisitions in SSH Publishing, 2019
      • Table Mergers & Acquisitions in SSH Publishing, 2020
  • Trends & Forecast
    • Introduction
    • Current Trends in Social Science & Humanities Publishing
      • SH Research Funding Is a Fraction of STM, Continues to Be Threatened
      • COVID-19 Cut SSH Book Output by Half
      • Open Access Books Are Building a Niche in SSH Publishing
        • Table Leading OA Book Publishers Ranked by Number of Titles, 2020
      • New SSH Journal Launches Continue to Decline
      • Big Deal Journal Packages Are Being Exchanged for Transformational Agreements
        • Table Largest Transformative Agreements by Number of Publications Covered
      • Open Access Presents Challenges in SSH
      • The Changing Face of International SSH Publishing
      • Social Science & Humanities Disciplines Are Dynamic, Evolving
      • Social Science Researchers Face Obstacles Using Big Data & Other Quantitative Methods
      • Weaknesses in Peer Review Undermine Credibility of SSH Research
      • Publishing Success Rests on Discoverability
    • Market Forecast
      • Introduction
        • Table Social Science & Humanities Publishing Forecast by Publishing Activity, 2021P-2025P
      • Books Forecast
      • Journals Forecast
      • Online Content Forecast
      • Abstracting & Indexing Services Forecast
      • Other Activities Forecast
      • Elimination Forecast
      • Forecast of Leading Publishers
        • Table Leading SSH Publishers' Revenue Forecast, 2020-2021P

Abstract

Global Social Sciences & Humanities Publishing 2021-2025

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Academic publishing is a business that is facing strikes of disruption while already navigating longer term transitions. Rely on Simba’s Global Social Sciences & Humanities Publishing 2021-2025 to build your growth plan for this year and beyond.

This report provides an overview and financial outlook for this important publishing segment based on specific research and analysis of the leading competitors’ performance through 2020 with market projections through 2025. Simba has used the information it gathered through primary and secondary research to estimate company, market, geographic and individual delivery channel performance for 2020. This research was conducted in conjunction with a larger study of the overall market for scholarly and professional publishing.

The overall market and each market segment are divided into four content delivery channels: books, journals, online services (including abstracting and indexing) and other activities.

Global Social Sciences & Humanities Publishing 2021-2025 contains separate chapters covering the market, key competitors, and trends and forecast that include:
  • Simba’s exclusive analysis of market size and structure, including impact of COVID-19
  • Revenue and market share rankings of 10 leading global publishers
  • A discussion of other leading competitors that are important to a specific publishing activity or geographic market
  • Insight into the market for non-English-language publishing in the social sciences and humanities
  • Analysis of mergers and acquisitions
  • Simba’s exclusive market projections to 2025 by publishing activity and more.
Whether your focus is books, journals or online content and services, you can trust Global Social Sciences & Humanities Publishing 2021-2025 to provide the inside intelligence you need to evaluate growth potential, understand trends affecting the industry, and size up the competition.

Examples of some of the trends covered include:
  • The impact of open access in the social sciences and humanities
  • Social science and humanities research funding and library budget trends
  • The changing face of international SSH publishing
  • The challenges facing researchers in social science fields, including the use of big data and issues around peer-review and discoverability.
Global Social Sciences & Humanities Publishing 2021-2025 is an essential tool for publishing executives, M&A advisors, market analysts, and industry consultants who need to understand the business strategies driving the scholarly and professional publishing industry.


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