Archived - Open Access Interest Group

Purpose

This group was dissolved in 2023.


Brings together library staff interested in open access (OA) publishing, including, but not limited to: OA and collection development; transformative agreements; library sponsored author funds; and OA library publishing. The interest group will keep members informed of new policies and practices in this area.

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Interest Group Leaders

Jenny Levine (Staff Liaison, December 12, 2022, to June 30, 2025)

Displaying active committee roster as of 02/29/2024. Last retrieved on 02/29/2024. Members can log in and refresh the page to view full contact information for committee members.

Activities

The group's conveners have committed to providing the following activities throughout the year:

  • Facilitate year-round discussion in the ALA Connect group;
  • Host at least one Core-wide e-Forum on a topic of broad interest within our area of focus,
  • Plan an in-person discussion (not a program) at the ALA Annual Conference.