January 18, 2022

Slide Presentations From NISO’s “Experts on E-Books” Virtual Conference

You can find speaker bios and slides from yesterday’s NISO’s (National Information Standards Organization) “Experts on E-Books” virtual conference here.


Todd Carpenter, Executive Director, NISO

Laying the Groundwork: Platforms, Devices, & Interfaces
Jacob Wilcock, Director, Publishing Technologies, Atypon 

Reader Usage and Behavioral Data: Observing Readers in Their Natural Habitat
Andrew Rhomberg, Founder, Jellybooks

What Jane Saw: Because Some Scholarship Cannot Fit Inside A Book?
Janine Barchas, Professor Of English, University Of Texas – Austin

Making The Metadata Work
Chip Nilges, Vice President for Business Development, OCLC

Business Models: New Challenges & New Opportunities
Luke Swindler, Collections Management Officer. Collection Development, University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill

The Integrity of the EBook: The EBook as a Scholarly Work in an Ephemeral Medium
Alistair Morrison, ScienceDirect Senior Product Manager for Books, Elsevier

Case Study I, OpenStax
Richard Baraniuk, Founder, OpenStax

Case Study II, Knowledge Unlatched
Judy Luther, President, Informed Strategies; Consultant to Knowledge Unlatched

Direct to Slides and Bios

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.