Best Use of the Term "Gobsmacked" in the Context of Scholarly Publishing

ALPSP (Association of Learned and Professional Scholarly Publishing) recently released a video with highlights from the 2015 conference. The ALPSP Award for Contribution to Scholarly Publishing was presented to Michael Jubb, the Director of Research Information Network. This award honors a scholar for his/her longstanding achievements and commitment towards or service to the scholarly publishing community. Jubb has had a distinguished career in research policy, funding, and administration and is regarded as one of the UK’s leading experts in scholarly communications.

A recap of the conference along with a listing of all the winners can be found on the ALPSP conference page located here.


Mike Groth

Michael Groth is Director of Marketing at Cenveo Publisher Services, where he oversees all aspects of marketing strategy and implementation across digital, social, conference, advertising and PR channels. Mike has spent over 20 years in marketing for scholarly publishing, previously at Emerald, Ingenta, Publishers Communication Group, the New England Journal of Medicine and Wolters Kluwer. He has made the rounds at information industry events, organized conference sessions, presented at SSP, ALA, ER&L and Charleston, and blogged on topics ranging from market trends, library budgets and research impact, to emerging markets and online communities.. Twitter Handle: @mikegroth72