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Consultancy services offered
We specialize in the following services:
Scholarly publishing, especially university press publishing,
and publishing by research institutions and NGOs, including editorial and
financial management, administration, marketing and promotion, pricing and
distribution, general publishing management, and dealing with author and
Journal publishing management, including subscription management and
fulfilment, financial control, journal promotion, and market assessments.
Reference book publishing, particularly for reference resources
focusing on Africa and the developing world, including research, project
evaluations, editorial services, and market assessments.
Marketing We offer a range of specialist mailing list services for
marketing and promotion of books and journals on African and development
studies, and African literature and culture, but we do not handle
distribution and warehousing of other publishers' lists.
Internet training for the book professions in developing countries
- Introduction to the Internet and the World Wide Web
- How to make effective use of the Internet as an information resource
and as a research tool
- Finding information and developing Web search strategies
- Evaluating Web sites
- Books & publishing on the WWW
- Book and journal marketing on the Internet
- Web site promotion
Assignments may be short-term or one-off, or providing continuing
help and back-up on an on-going basis.
Clients range from individual publishers, authors, or individual
organizations and international donor agencies.