The Society for Scholarly Publishing presents a Webinar:
So, You Want to Get Out of Print: Strategies and Perspectives from Publishers and Librarians
Tuesday, April 19, 2011
1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. EDT
The Society for Scholarly Publishing presents a compelling webinar that will explore the implications of moving away from a print-focused business to an online-only publishing business model. From the comfort of your office, you can gain valuable information from experienced publishers and librarians who have successfully implemented the online-only workflow.
SSP Members: $99
This webinar will draw on the experiences of institutions that have adopted e-focused policies and procedures, and will provide an outline of the strategy for getting out of print and into an electronic-based business.
It is undeniable that publishers must operate in a dual print and electronic world; however, many of the policies and procedures being utilized continue to center on the processing of print material. Although not all types of content can be online, the recent trend in e-only is growing significantly. The presenters will discuss the challenges that can arise in the movement to e-only such asensuring adequate staffing, provision of necessary training, and creation of a robust technological infrastructure.
Consider attending if you want to learn more about:
- Implications for getting out of print
- Logistics of revamping existing workflows
- Technological infrastructure needed to support e-only
- Robert Schwarzwalder, Associate University Librarian for Engineering & Science, Stanford University Libraries & Academic Information Resources (SULAIR)
- William Cook, Director of Publications, American Geophysical Union
- Jayne Marks, Vice President and Editorial Director, Journals, SAGE Publications
- William Silberg, Principal, Silberg Consulting
- Allyson Mower, Scholarly Communications & Copyright Librarian, Marriott Library, University of Utah
Click here for more information and to register today!
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