January 21, 2022

Video: Kathleen Shearer’s RLUK 2018 Keynote Presentation “Sustainability and Innovation in Scholarly Communication” Now Available Online

On March 16, 2018 at the RLUK 2018 (Research Libraries UK) Conference in London, Kathleen Shearer, Executive Director of COAR (Confederation of Open Access Repositories), gave a keynote address titled, “Scaling Up: Sustainability and Innovation in Scholarly Communication.”

A video recording of the presentation is now available online and embedded below.


In this presentation, Kathleen Shearer presents the current international context for scholarly communication, outline a vision for a more sustainable and equitable system for scholarly communication, and discuss the key issues and challenges involved with moving forward.

See Also: Video & Slides: Merrilee Proffitt Discusses OCLC Research Survey on Equity, Diversity & Inclusion at RLUK 2018

See Also: Dan Cohen’s Keynote Presentation at the RLUK 2018 Conference

See Also: More Video Recordings of RLUK Keynotes and Presentations

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