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 group, along with a brief statement of interest, to execdir@coppul.ca by Monday, May 31.

More information about the SCWG, including the terms of reference, can be found on the COPPUL website. Please note that these Terms of Reference are under review and may change. 

SkillShare Materials Posted

Presentation materials from last week’s Scholarly Communications SkillShare are now posted.

Thank you to everyone who presented, attended, and helped to organize this great event! 

Scholarly Communications Survey Results

In January – February 2021 the SCWG conducted a survey of COPPUL members and affiliate members to gain a better understanding of the scholarly communications landscape in Western Canada and inform COPPUL support for related activities and initiatives.

A report summarizing survey results has now been posted to the Resources section of this site alongside results from a prior 2012 survey