Scholarly & Professional E-Book Publishing 2015-2019

Published: March 26, 2015 - 70 Pages

Table of Contents

  • Methodology
  • Executive Summary
  • Global Scholarly & Professional E-Book Market
    • Introduction
      • Table Global Scholarly & Professional E-Book Publishing by Market, 2012-2014 ($ in millions)
    • Market Size
      • Table Global Scholarly & Professional E-Book Publishing, Share by Market, 2014
      • Legal Publishing
      • Scientific & Technical Publishing
      • Medical Publishing
      • Business Publishing
      • Social Science & Humanities Publishing
    • Scholarly & Professional E-Book Publishing Worldview
      • By Geography:
      • Language Splits & Major Publishing Hubs
      • Currency
        • Table Exchange Rate Changes, 2012-2014
      • North America
        • Table Global Scholarly & Professional E-Book Publishing, Geographic Share, 2014
      • Europe
      • Asia-Pacific
      • Rest of the World
  • S
    • Introduction
    • Leading Scholarly-Professional E-Book Publishers
    • Reed Elsevier
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • E-Book Publishing Strategy
        • Table Leading Scholarly-Professional E-Book Publishers, 2012-2014 ($ in millions1)
    • Thomson Reuters
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • E-Book Publishing Strategy
    • Springer Science+Business Media
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • E-Book Publishing Strategy
    • Wolters Kluwer
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • E-Book Publishing Strategy
    • John Wiley & Sons
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • E-Book Publishing Strategy
    • Informa
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • E-Book Publishing Strategy
    • McGraw Hill Education
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • E-Book Publishing Strategy
    • Pearson
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • E-Book Publishing Strategy
    • Oxford University Press
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • E-Book Publishing Strategy
    • SAGE Publications Inc.
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • E-Book Publishing Strategy
    • Other Scholarly-Professional E-Book Publishers
    • Leading Scholarly-Professional E-Book Aggregators & Vendors
      • Table Leading Scholarly-Professional E-Book Aggregators
    • EBSCO Publishing
      • Company Overview
      • E-Book Strategy
    • ProQuest
      • Company Overview
      • E-Book Strategy
    • Ingram Content Group (OASIS, Vital Source and MyiLibrary)
      • Company Overview
      • E-Book Strategy
    • Safari Books Online
      • Company Overview
      • E-Book Strategy
    • Books24x7 (SkillSoft)
      • Company Overview
      • E-Book Strategy
    • Mergers & Acquisitions In The Professional E-Book Publishing Market
      • Table Key Professional E-Book Publishing M&A Activity, 2006-2015
  • Trends & Forecast
    • Introduction
    • Current Trends in E-Book Publishing
      • E-Books Have Become "Journalized"
      • Print Book Sales Are Falling, Only Partly Replaced By Digital
        • Table Scholarly & Professional E-Books & Print Books, 2012-2014
      • E-Book Publishers Enjoy Higher Levels Of Cooperation Than Journals
      • Partners In E-Books Continue To Compete In Other Sectors
      • Mobility Has Brought E-Books Into New Settings
      • The Long Tail & Rebirth Of The Monograph
      • Patron-Driven Acquisitions (PDA) Or Demand-Driven Acquisitions (DDA)
      • Digital Rights Management, Copyright & Pricing Models
      • The Distinction Between E-Books & Online Services Is Becoming Less Clear
      • Prospects For Open Access Books Remains Uncertain
    • Global E-Book Publishing Forecast
      • Introduction
        • Table Scholarly & Professional E-books and Print Books, 2015P-2019P
      • Law Forecast
      • Scientific & Technical Forecast
      • Medical Forecast
        • Table Global Scholarly-Professional E-Book Publishing Forecast by Market, 2015P-2019P ($ in millions)
      • Business Forecast
      • Social Science & Humanities Forecast
      • Forecast By Geography
      • Forecast Of Leading Publishers
        • Table Leading Scholarly-Professional E-Book Publishers, 2014-2015P ($ in millions)

Abstract

Scholarly & Professional E-Book Publishing 2015-2019

Digital books have been a standard feature of the consumer book market for quite some time – and their popularity has crossed over to the scholarly and professional publishing fields. Online publishing represent a true growth segment of the professional and scholarly market. And it’s no surprise – E-books allow publishers to be creative, expanding access as well as changing learning behavior and academic research. For users, the content is accessible 24/7, anywhere, and portable. Books need never go out of print, and new editions can be easily created.

Scholarly & Professional E-Book Publishing 2015-2019
provides an overview and financial outlook for the global scholarly and online book publishing markets based on specific research and analysis of the leading competitors’ performance, projected through 2015. The overall market is divided into law, science and technology, medical, social science and humanities and business publishing. Market categories are projected through 2019.

Scholarly & Professional E-Book Publishing 2015-2019 offers market coverage, key publisher profiles, trends, and forecasts, including:

  • Simba’s exclusive analysis of market size and structure
  • Revenue and market share rankings of 10 leading global publishers
  • Profiles of the five leading e-book aggregators
  • Geographic market sizing for the four major regional markets: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World
  • Simba’s exclusive market projections to 2019 by subject area and more.
Whether your focus is law, business, STM or social sciences and humanities, you can trust Scholarly & Professional E-Book Publishing 2015-2019 to provide the inside intelligence you need to evaluate growth potential, understand trends affecting the industry, and size up the competition worldwide.

Trends Covered:

  • Key differences between scholarly-professional e-books and trade e-books
  • Cooperation among publishers and between publishers and aggregators
  • Mobile and tablet usage changing research habits
  • The “journalization” of books
  • The “long tail” and rebirth of the monograph
  • Patron-driven and demand-driven acquisition
  • Digital Rights Management, copyright and pricing models.
Professional E-book publishing is a global market, and our market figures are global in scope. If you’re competing in one or all of these segments, you need the world-wide picture. This report, and the others in the series, is produced to help executives make decisions in this environment.

Scholarly & Professional E-Book Publishing 2015-2019
is an essential tool for publishing executives, M&A advisors, market analysts, and industry consultants who need to understand the business strategies driving the explosion in scholarly-professional online book publishing.

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