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Summary

Three business operations under Smithsonian Institution Press/Smithsonian Productions (SIP/SP) are closed in early April. Smithsonian Books, Smithsonian Collection of Recordings, and Smithsonian Video all closed. Smithsonian Institution Press, unofficially called the university press, will continue to produce scholarly books, and Smithsonian Productions will continue to develop films and radio programming.

Subject

  • Smithsonian Books
  • Smithsonian Institution Press)
  • Smithsonian Productions
  • Smithsonian Video
  • Smithsonian Institution Press Editorial and Publications Division

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Reference File, "The Torch," May 1998, p. 1.

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

April 1998

Topic

  • Video recordings
  • Publishers and publishing
  • Closings
  • Books and reading
  • Books

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