We are pleased to announce that CORAL, in collaboration with the UT Health Science Center Library, has been selected to host “Scholarly Communication: From Understanding to Engagement,” a daylong workshop created and presented by ACRL. CORAL was among five recipients of a competitive award that greatly reduces the cost of hosting the workshop, which means we can offer the workshop at no additional charge. The goal of the program is to empower participants to help accelerate the transformation of the scholarly communication system.

Where: University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Dr., San Antonio, TX 78229
Academic Learning & Teaching Center, Rm. 3.301

When: Friday, May 19th, 8:00 AM-4:30 PM
*A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided

Who should attend:

The workshop is appropriate for those with administrative responsibilities, with new leadership assignments in scholarly communication or digital publishing, as well as liaisons and any others who are seeking to advance their professional development in scholarly communication.

Topics:

  • Copyright in Making and Sharing Scholarship
  • Measuring Research Impact
  • Open Education

Presenters:

Katie Fortney is the Copyright Policy & Education Officer for California Digital Library (CDL) serving the University of California libraries and their users. She supports the UC community in the understanding and administration of the UC open access policies, education about copyright and fair use, questions relating to authors’ rights, and whatever else comes in handy in a given week. Prior to joining CDL she worked as a librarian at UC Santa Cruz, where her duties included scholarly communication, instruction, reference, and collections. She has a J.D. from NYU, an MLIS from San Jose State University, and a B.S. in English Literature from Iowa State University.Read more about Katie in her ACRL member of the week profile.

Anali Maughan Perry is the Associate Librarian for Collections and Scholarly Communication at Arizona State University Libraries, where, among other things, she leads educational outreach for faculty, staff and students on author rights, copyright and fair use, open access, and scholarly communication. She is a member of ASU’s Data Management and Repository Services Team and helps manage the ASU Digital Repository. Anali also moonlights as the host of The Library Minute video series. She has a Bachelor of Music in Guitar Performance from Arizona State University and a Master of Arts in Information Resources and Library Science from the University of Arizona.Read more about Anali in her ACRL member of the week profile.

Registration is now closed.