Joseph Esposito on "Disintermediation and Its Discontents: Publishers, Libraries, and the Value Chain"
A new post on The Scholarly Kitchen blog that’s worth a read and worth sharing.
It’s actually the text of a speech written by Joe Esposito that he delivered last week in DC.
Mr. Esposito’s resume includes his current job as a digital publishing consultant and a former CEO of Encyclopaedia Britannica.
There is a lot to consider here. So take a few minutes and read what this industry insider has to say about where he believes the publishing world is heading.
About Gary Price
Gary Price (email@example.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.