PSP Free Guest Speaker Talk - The voice of library directors: Ithaka S+R’s Library Survey 2016

Thursday, May 11, 2017
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

This talk by co-author Roger Schonfeld will explore some of the key findings of interest to scholarly publishers and content providers

The PSP Books Committee will be hearing from guest speaker Roger Schonfeld, Director, Library and Scholarly Communication Program at Ithaka S+R‪ who will discuss: The voice of library directors: Ithaka S+R’s Library Survey 2016 on Thursday, May 11th from 12:30-1:30pm at the HarperCollins/NY offices. Roger will cover, what kinds of strategies are library leaders pursuing in support of research, teaching, and learning? What constraints do they recognize as limiting their ability to pursue these strategies? And what investments are they making strategically and operationally? In fall 2016, Ithaka S+R surveyed academic library directors and deans across the United States on these and related issues, achieving a 49% response rate. This talk by co-author Roger Schonfeld will explore some of the key findings of interest to scholarly publishers and content providers.

The guest speaker talk is free of charge but you will need to sign up as space is limited.  You can sign up to hear the talks in-person or via teleconference.  If you or a colleague wishes to attend, please contact Sara Pinto at spinto@publishers.org and state whether you would like to attend in person or remotely.