April 2nd, 2013 | Category : Education & Outreach

Upcoming and Recent Speaking Engagements by Members of the Digital Commons Community: Spring 2013

Just recently, Marquette University’s Raynor Memorial Libraries hosted a Scholarly Communication Symposium where speakers including Dorothea Salo, Joyce Ogburn, and Paul Royster spoke on topics ranging from open access publishing to research data management.  It turns out that other members of the Digital Commons community have also been busy organizing a variety of events and speaking engagements for the spring and summer:

  • Dr. Erin Holve, Senior Director of AcademyHealth, and Beth Johnson, Senior Manager at AcademyHealth, are giving a webinar on Wednesday, April 3, 2013 from 1-2:30pm eastern on their newly launched journal, eGEMs.
  • Jean-Gabriel Bankier, bepress, will be speaking on “Not Another Cross Search Tool: The Digital Commons Network” at the Coalition for Networked Information Membership Meeting (CNI) in San Antonio, Texas, Thursday April 4th, 4-5pm.
  • Julian Aiken, Access Services Librarian, Yale Law School, and Hollie White, Digital Initiatives Librarian, Duke Law School, will be presenting “Institutional Repositories” at the 28th annual Computers in Libraries conference. The session convenes Monday, April 8, 2013, 2:30-3:15pm. Jim DelRosso, Digital Projects Coordinator, Cornell University, will also be presenting at this conference. His session, “Digital Repositories,” convenes Sunday, April 7, 2013, 9:00am-12:00pm.
  • David Evans, Kennesaw State University; Tim Tamminga, bepress; and Jingping Zhang, Monica Brooks, Gretchen Beach, Nat DeBruin, Larry Sheret, Thomas L. Walker II, and Paris E. Webb of Marshall University will be speaking on a variety of repository-related topics at the upcoming Marshall IR Day, Thursday April 11th from 9:00am-4:45pm.  For more information, see http://mds.marshall.edu/ir_day/

If you would like us to share your upcoming speaking engagements, please email outreach@bepress.com.