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Committed to publishing impactful research. Let's make a positive change, together. Are you in?

Research that makes a difference

We publish mission led social science research that tackles key societal challenges aligned with the UN SDGs. In doing so we work with academics who collaborate across disciplines & countries, and with industry and government, to publish research that influences thinking, changes policies, and positively makes a difference to lives beyond the walls of academia.

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International Literacy Day

We believe literacy is a human right. We’re committed to sharing knowledge that can spark ideas for transforming literacy spaces so that everyone, regardless of their location, has the opportunity to learn literacy skills.

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Are you in?

Now more than ever, we need research to help solve some of the greatest challenges of our times. Let's work together to make real change happen; pledge your support.

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Time for change report

Our third global academic culture survey gathered views on change during July and August 2021; more than 2,000 academics, librarians and students within Emerald’s literati community participated.

https://www.emeraldgrouppublishing.com/time-for-change

Break the norm

Social and economic inequalities are widening due to COVID-19. To build a fairer and more equitable world we need to tackle these disparities, and bring together thinking across disciplines and sectors to solve real world challenges.

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Closing the impact gap

Discover the views of 1,500 academics on the future of research outputs in our global report. We look at how research outputs might develop in the future to advance accessibility, learning and real-world impact.

https://www.emeraldgrouppublishing.com/closing-the-impact-gap
press release

Cambridge Information Group acquires the Emerald Group

Vicky Williams, CEO of Emerald Group, today announced their acquisition by Cambridge Information Group (CIG).

The acquisition signals a key milestone in the Group’s history; one which allows continuity as well as change, and the opportunity to accelerate growth, particularly in response to the evolving open research landscape.

Access content on Emerald Insight

Through a range of collection and access models, you can choose how you access our content.

emerald.com/insight

We have collection and access models to suit your content needs and budget. Get access for your organisation, find out about our flexible access options or buy individual print and digital books.

What we do

Emerald Publishing is one of the world's leading digital-first publishers, commissioning, curating and showcasing research that can make a real difference.

We're passionate about leading change, and align everything we do with the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.

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In a changing world research is a fundamental part of informing decision making and empowering real change. At Emerald we're all guided by one thing which is to find and share research which challenges, disrupts and changes the world - little by little - for the better

Vicky Williams - CEO, Emerald Publishing

Multi-publisher statement on Ukraine

Publishers condemn invasion of Ukraine by Russia.

Blog

How can we make editorial boards more diverse?

'The bottom line – most editorial boards, including our own, aren’t diverse enough. There aren’t necessarily any quick fixes that will make editorial boards more diverse, but we must move forward regardless and mostly through less talk and more action.'

Sally Wilson, Emerald's Publishing Director, shares the steps we are taking to break biases on editorial boards.

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Emerald Group shortlisted for 2022 Great British Workplace Wellbeing Awards

Emerald Group has been announced as a finalist in the Best Support for Remote Workers category for the 2022 Great British Workplace Wellbeing Awards.

21st November 2022

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Emerald announces its 2022 academic culture findings

Emerald’s Time for Change survey of more than 1,400 academics from around the globe explores the challenges within academic culture and gauges…

3rd November 2022

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Emerald launches its 2022 Global Inclusivity Report

Emerald Publishing has launched its second global inclusivity report to understand academic perceptions and experiences of inclusion.

4th October 2022

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Emerald Group awarded Flexible Working Industry Award 2022

Emerald Group has been awarded 2nd place in the media category for the Flexible Working Industry Awards 2022.

27th September 2022

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Emerald Group becomes a Flexa accredited employer

Emerald Group has been accredited as a flexible employer by Flexa, a global company which benchmarks organisations' flexibility against its…

14th September 2022

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17 Books: Webinar series launches to discuss the role of higher education in meeting the Sustainable Development Goals in dialogue with youth voices

Dr. Wendy M. Purcell, Harvard University and Brighton Kaoma, United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Solutions Network – Youth have together…

12th September 2022

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Emerald announces winners of its 29th annual Literati Awards for Excellence

For more than 25 years, Emerald Publishing has rewarded outstanding and impactful contributions to scholarly research through its prestigious Emerald…

7th September 2022

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Emerald Group signs up to The Menopause Workplace Pledge

Emerald Group has signed The Menopause Workplace Pledge to help create a supportive and understanding place for employees going through the menopause.

14th July 2022

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Tony Roche, Emerald Publishing CEO, shares his thoughts on the challenges of measuring scholarly communication with Research Information

Tony Roche speaks to Research Information about the challenges of measuring scholarly communication, the unrealistic expectations and how we move…

14th July 2022

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Emerald Publishing’s Impact services shortlisted for ALPSP’s Innovation in Publishing Award

Emerald Publishing has been shortlisted for the Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP) award for Innovation in Publishing…

5th July 2022

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