ALPSP Training: Journal Development 2: Strategic Development for Journal Managers - 04 Dec 2013 This course has been designed as a follow-on from Journal Development 1 which provides participants with a toolbox system for planning the development of their journals. This more senior course looks at overarching strategies for journal development (including acquisition and portfolio development). The course is built around case studies to allow participants to work on simulated scenarios in order to discuss and test ideas and strategies with their peers and the course facilitators.
STM Innovations Seminar 2013 - 04 Dec 2013 The International Association of Scientific, Technical and Medical Publishers' (STM) will host the Innovations Seminar 2013 at the Congress Centre, Great Russell Street, London, on December 4. This annual London-event brings together the industry's most established thinkers and bright up-and-coming future stars to give attendees an insight into the hottest innovations and vital technological trends and developments which will define STM publishing for years to come.
NFAIS Webinar: Faculty Survey: Discovery, Scholarly Communication, and the Print to Electronic Transition - 05 Dec 2013 On December 5, 2013, the National Federation of Advanced Information Services (NFAIS) will hold a 90-minute webinar (11:00am - 12:30pm EST) that will look at the results of a recent survey undertaken by Ithaka S+R to better understand how these faculty attitudes and practices have altered over time. Since 2000, the Ithaka S+R Faculty Survey has triennially surveyed US faculty members in their roles as researchers, authors, and teachers.