This paper aims to explore the evolution of academic publishing from the traditional roots to today’s online publishing cycle which embraces many of the elements of virtual space.
A case study approach is adopted using the Journal of Information, Communication and Ethics in Society to explore the revolutionary journey.
The value of using a range of virtual space facilities in tandem is assessed.
The paper can be used as a guide for academic editors and publishers in reaching out to the next generations of the academic population.
Rogerson, S. (2017), "Academic publishing in the information age – an editor’s observations", Journal of Information, Communication and Ethics in Society, Vol. 15 No. 2, pp. 106-109. https://doi.org/10.1108/JICES-03-2017-0017Download as .RIS
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