The University of Minnesota Libraries and
the Office of the Vice President for Research present
Current and Future Publishing Practices
Thursday, December 2, 2010 • 2:00-4:00 p.m.
120 Elmer L. Andersen Library, University of Minnesota
U Faculty Joshua Feinberg, David Levinson, and Patricia Lorcin will
present and have a conversation about current and future publishing
practices. The panel will be introduced and moderated by University
Librarian Wendy Lougee. Questions they will address include:
- What is your journal's greatest challenge?
rights do you give your authors? (e.g. ability to create derivative
works, post or distribute pre/post-print, archive in the University Digital Conservatory or a subject repository)
- At what point after publication is most of your journal's content made available free of charge to the public?
- How important are library subscriptions to your journal's revenue flow?
- What predictions can you forecast about future publishing practices of your journal?
forum will offer the opportunity for attendees to ask questions and
contribute to the discussion with their fellow colleagues. All
perspectives and experiences are welcome.
Organized by the Scholarly Communication Collaborative,
a group formed by the Libraries to inform and educate the campus on
policy and practical issues surrounding scholarly communication.
event has been designated by the Office of the Vice President for
Research to satisfy the Awareness/Discussion component of the
Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) continuing education requirement.
Reserve your seat now!
(registration requested by Friday, November 19)