Call For New Member & Other Updates

Call for New Member

The COPPUL Scholarly Communications Working Group is seeking nominations for a new member with a strong interest in scholarly communications to serve on this active team. The term is for two years beginning July 1, 2020.

COPPUL Directors are asked to submit nominations to execdir@coppul.ca by Monday, June 8 for anyone interested in joining this group along with a brief statement of interest.

Additional information about the SCWG, including the terms of reference, can be found on the COPPUL website at http://coppul.ca/scholarlycommunications.

SkillShare Materials Posted

Presentation materials from last month’s Scholarly Communications SkillShare are now posted. Thank you to everyone who participated and helped make this virtual event happen!

Stay tuned for information about a spring 2021 event. A date and location will be announced here during the fall term.

Coming Soon: Two New Issue Briefs

The working group has been busy working on issue briefs that will be posted to this site by the end of June. This year we have been looking at:

  • Library support for student journals
  • Copyright support for scholarly communications

Last year’s reports on research metrics and open access mandates are available here.