California Digital Library Joins the Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association
From the California Digital Library:
The California Digital Library is pleased to announce its new membership in the Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association (OASPA). Founded in 2008 to “represent the interests of Open Access (OA) journal publishers globally in all scientific, technical and scholarly disciplines,” the OASPA focuses on standards development, business modeling, Gold OA advocacy and education within the academy and beyond. The eScholarship journals program was reviewed by the OASPA board and determined to be aligned with the association’s code of conduct, as described here: http://oaspa.org/membership/code-of-conduct/. The CDL is delighted to join the OASPA and to join the important work of identifying and implementing best practices for Open Access scholarly publishing.
About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com.