Library Publishing Forum 2015

Amir Ramezani amir.ramezani.69 at GMAIL.COM
Mon Oct 20 17:07:15 EDT 2014

Creating and supporting sustainable publishing programs

The Library Publishing Coalition is accepting proposals for the 2015
Library Publishing Forum, to be held March 29 - 30, 2015 in Portland
Oregon. The Library Publishing Forum is hosted by the Library Publishing
Coalition, an organization with 60 member libraries that promotes the
development of innovative, sustainable publishing services in academic and
research libraries to support scholars as they create, advance, and
disseminate knowledge.

We invite proposals for the following program formats:

   - Individual Presentation
   - Poster
   - Full Panel (3-5 speakers)
   - Birds of a Feather Discussion
   - Lightning Panel (5-8 speakers)
   - Workshops

We welcome presentations on any topic relevant to the field of Library
Publishing, including but by no means limited to:

   - Advocacy
   - Assessment
   - Digital Humanities
   - Curation and Publication
   - Diversity
   - Impact
   - Migration
   - New modes of scholarship
   - New formats/new processes
   - Preservation
   - Quality indicators
   - "Recycling" or Conversion
   - Sustainability/Business models
   - University Press Collaborations
   - "Upcycling" or Trends & Forecasting


Submission Deadline: December 31, 2014

Acceptance Notification: January 31, 2015
How to Submit

Submit proposals here. <>
Eligibility & Requirements

We welcome proposals from current Library Publishing Coalition members and
nonmembers who provide or support library publishing.

Presenters must register for and attend the conference. Presenters must
also sign and submit a speaker agreement and grant permission to the LPC to
record presentations and distribute recordings and slides online with a
CC-BY license. Exceptions to the CC-BY license will be considered on a
case-by-case basis.

*Conference Website:*

*Best Regards*
*Amir Ramezani*
MSc Student of Medical Library & Information Sciences
Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
School of Health Management and Information Sciences
*Website: *

   - ramezani.a at
   - amir.ramezani.69 at
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