Crowdfunding of Academic Books: A Case Study
2014 (English)In: The Para-Academic Handbook: A Toolkit for making-learning-creating-acting / [ed] Wardrop, Alex; Withers, Deborah, Bristol: HammerOn Press , 2014, 164-174 p.Chapter in book (Other academic)
If crowdfunding were to become a viable alternative for scholarly publishing, this seems like a promising way to finance academic publications beyond the traditional regimes of funding. For us, this was reason enough to start an experiment aiming at crowdfunding the publication of a book. This chapter is a report of the campaign – and its failure.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Bristol: HammerOn Press , 2014. 164-174 p.
Crowdfunding, Academic Publishing, Open Access
Other Humanities not elsewhere specified
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kau:diva-38804ISBN: 978-0956450753 OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kau-38804DiVA: diva2:892950