Scholarly Communication Discussion Group

Charge

The Scholarly Communication Discussion Group is an informal and in-depth discussion of one or more hot topics that impact Open Access initiatives and the many related opportunities which aim to advance the dissemination of scholarship without economical, legislative or technical barriers.

Roster

Mel DeSart (Co-Convenor, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Ms. Erin Elizabeth Owens (Co-Convenor, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)
Lauren Carlton (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2019, to July 31, 2020)

Displaying active committee roster as of 07/05/2020. Last retrieved on 07/05/2020. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Composition

Discussion Groups are composed of group leaders (conveners) and are open to all members based on interest. Only the conveners appear on the roster.

Origin

The Scholarly Communication Discussion Group was  established by the Board at the ALA Midwinter Conference in 2002.

Get Involved

Join a Discussion Group
If you would like to join the Scholarly Communication Discussion Group or have any questions, suggestions, or ideas for discussion topics, please contact the convener(s).