Who We Are. The Textbook & Academic Authors Association (TAA) provides a wide range of professional development resources, events, and networking opportunities for textbook authors and authors of scholarly journal articles and books.
Education, Inspiration, Networking
Join us in Providence, Rhode Island in June 2017 for our 30th Annual Textbook & Academic Authoring Conference. Learn from industry experts, share ideas and knowledge, gain new perspectives, and get inspired for your writing projects. All conference activities will take place at the Renaissance Providence Downtown Hotel, a modern luxury boutique hotel boasting a premier location in downtown Providence. It's a conference you won't want to miss!
Spotlight On Conference Sponsors
Ankura Consulting Group is a business advisory and expert services firm. As an independent firm built on five key principles – Integrity, Quality, Diversity, Collaboration and Longevity – Ankura’s relationships extend beyond one engagement or issue.
Ankura has an extensive practice relating to royalty compliance audits of underlying publishing agreements. Our professionals have helped authors recover millions of dollars in underpaid royalties. Ankura is focused on the shift in the publishing industry to electronic content delivery methods in education, and the resulting effect on content owners. Our professionals also assist clients in royalty related disputes by serving as advisors and expert witnesses.
Sentia Publishing is an innovative provider of publishing services for professors and educators at all levels of higher education - community college, trade school and 4-year colleges. We develop educational products to solve the specific needs of the educator and their students. Sentia provides print products, EBooks, and fully interactive eLearning web sites.
WordCo is America’s largest full-service indexing company, with offices located in Norwich, Connecticut. Our clients include many of the major publishing houses as well as smaller presses and individual authors. Our team of indexing professionals is dedicated to getting the job done right, on time, and for a fair price.
A special thank you to Zick Rubin and Brenda Ulrich at Rubin & Ulrich LLC.
Rubin & Ulrich provides creative legal solutions to help their clients -- including textbook and academic authors in all disciplines -- make the most of their intellectual property.