About this page
Presenting resources related to scholarly communication is an enormous yet engaging task. Resources related to copyright and authors' rights, electronic publishing, scholarly communication as system and the open access movement abound. For now, some core materials will be posted. This page will undoutedly grow and spawn sub-pages over time.
"Emerging Genres in Scholarly Communication," report of the eighth Scholarly Communication Institute at the University of Virginia Library.
Reimagining the University Press [Special issue of the Journal of Electronic Publishing 13:3 (Dec. 2010)]
Journals: DH and Beyond
Google Books Settlement
Many articles have been written announcing the decision in the Google Books Settlement. Here is the posting in the New York Law Journal:
Chin Decides Google Books Settlement Would 'Go Too Far', by Mark Hamblett
Presentations, Papers and Reports
With support from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the American Council of Learned Societies ACLS appointed a national Commission on Cyberinfrastructure in the Humanities and Social Sciences. Chaired by John Unsworth, dean of the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, the Commission conducted research and issued its final report in 2006.
Digital Humanities Archive Fever (Matt Kirschenbaum's plenary talk at the Digital Humanities Summer Institute (DHSI) on June 6, 2011.)
Digital Publishing in the AAUP Community: Survey Report Winter 2009/2010 (American Association of University Presses)
The Future of Scholarly Publishing (MLA Ad Hoc Committee on the Future of Scholarly Publishing)
SC and Libraries
Reshaping Scholarly Communication (University of California)
Scholarly Communication Institute (University of Virginia)