Oxford University Press Buys Epiegum, an E-Learning/Online Courseware Company
Oxford University Press has bought e-learning business Epigeum for around £10.7 million [approx $16.36/USD]] EducationInvestor can reveal.
Epigeum is a provider of online courses designed to support universities and colleges in core activities like teaching, research, studying and management. The company’s courses are used by 230 universities in 27 countries.
From a News Release
Epigeum was spun out of Imperial College London and co-founded by Innovations in 2006.
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Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) 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.