ICYMI: Presentations and Resources From Academic-Led Publishing Day
Academic-Led Publishing Day took place on February 7th.
The goal of Academic-Led Publishing Day is to create an open dialogue about academic-led publishing programs and funding models – both current and potential – and to raise awareness about the roles and capabilities of different stakeholders in this space.
On-Demand recordings (and slides) of four presentations and discussions are available:
- The Academy takes on publishing: OASPA Webinar in support of Academic Led Publishing Day
- Why Academic-Led and Why Now: Academic-Led Publishing Day Panel Discussion
- How to Start or Flip an Open Access Journal: Editors and publishers share their stories
- OA Advocates Weigh in on Democratization of Academic Journals
Links to a number of other resources organized into three categories are also available.
- Academic-led publishing the what and why
- Starting an academic-led journal or publishing program
- Funding academic-led publishing initiatives
Filed under: Companies (Publishers/Vendors), Funding, News, Open Access, 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. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.