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[BOAI] Scholar-based Innovations in Publishing. Part II

From: "Gerry Mckiernan" <gerrymck AT iastate.edu>
Date: Wed, 30 Apr 2003 10:28:01 -0500


                    Scholar-based Innovations in Publishing.
                    Part II: Library and Professional Initiatives

    I am proud to announce the publication of the second in a three-part series 
on "Scholar-based Innovations in Publishing" in _Library Hi Tech 
News_:

Gerry McKiernan (2003) "Scholar-based Innovations in Publishing. Part II: 
Library and Professional Initiatives," _Library Hi Tech News_ Vol. 20 No. 
3 (April), pp. 19-27

    Among the initiatives profiled in this Second Part are:

*Library*

DSpace(tm) (http://dspace.org) [MIT]

E-Print Repository (http://eprints.anu.edu.au/) [Australian National 
University]

University of Michigan University Library Scholarly Publishing Office
[ http://spo.umdl.umich.edu]

*Professional*

SPARC: The Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition
[http://www.arl.org/sparc/ ]

ELSSS -The ELectronic Society for Social Scientists
[ http://www.elsss.org.uk/]

The Stoa: A Consortium for Electronic Publication in the Humanities
[ http://www.stoa.org]

   Part I in the series was devoted to Individual and Institutional initiatives 
and was published in LHTN 20(2) [ Gerry McKiernan (2003) "Scholar-based 
Innovations in Publishing. Part I: Individual and Institutional 
Initiatives," _Library Hi Tech News_ Vol. 20 No. 2 (March), pp. 19-26] .  
The last part, Part III, covers organizational and national initiatives and is 
scheduled for publication in LHTN 20(5).

   Part II (as well as Part I) are also available electronically  for 
subscribers to LHTN via Emerald:

  ( http://www.emeraldinsight.com/vl=1/cl=3/nw=1/rpsv/lhtn.htmC)

NB: Please note each of these articles are contributions in my eProfile
column for LHTN.

   Enjoy!

/Gerry

Gerry McKiernan
Associate Professor
and
Science and Technology Librarian and Bibliographer
Iowa State University
Ames IA 50011

            "The Best Way To Predict the Future is to Invent It"
                                                              Alan Kay






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