Based in Western Canada, we are focused on scholarly communications issues & trends.

Call For New Members & Other Updates

Call for New Members The COPPUL Scholarly Communication Working Group (SCWG) is seeking nominations for 2 -3 new members with a strong interest in scholarly communications to serve on this active team. The term is for two years beginning July 1, 2021. COPPUL Directors are asked to submit nominations from anyone interested in joining this […]
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A Newly Revised Open Access Commitment by Librarians and Archivists at USask

Alongside this year’s Scholarly Communications SkillShare event happening on Thursday, we invited contributions to our blog over April and May to hear more about what is happening at libraries in Western Canada. The first of these entries is below. Guest post by DeDe DawsonAssociate Librarian for Science and Scholarly CommunicationUniversity Library, University of Saskatchewan In […]
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Registration Open: COPPUL Scholarly Communications SkillShare April 29

On Thursday, April 29 COPPUL is hosting its fourth annual Scholarly Communications SkillShare event from 10AM-1PM (Mountain Time). This year’s event includes six lightning talks, a presentation on open access approaches from CRKN, and an overview of findings from a recent survey on scholarly communications activities taking place across Western Canada. Due to COVID-19, this […]
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Research Roundup 2019 & 2020

Shuttleworth, K., Stranack, K., & Moore, A. (2019). Course Journals: Leveraging Library Publishing to Engage Students at the Intersection of Open Pedagogy, Scholarly Communications, and Information Literacy. Partnership: The Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research, 14(2). https://doi.org/10.21083/partnership.v14i2.5339 Hurrell, C., Ruddock, K., & Pival, P. (2020). Open Badges for Promoting Open Practices in […]
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COPPUL Scholarly Communications SkillShare 2021

Save the Date: This year’s COPPUL Scholarly Communications SkillShare event will be held online on Thursday, April 29 10AM-1PM (Mountain Standard Time). Registration will open to COPPUL members and affiliate members at no cost in mid February. The program and additional details will be posted at that time. Follow our blog for updates. Call for […]
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