Call for Posters: Library Publishing Forum

Evviva Weinraub evviva.weinraub at GMAIL.COM
Thu Jan 9 17:27:59 EST 2014

 *Call for Posters: Library Publishing Forum*
 The 2014 Library Publishing
5-6 in Kansas City) is seeking proposals for posters that showcase
alignment activities in the library publishing community.

 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.

 This event will bring together representatives from libraries and their
collaborative partners to define and address major questions and
challenges, to identify and document collaborative opportunities, to
strengthen and promote this community of practice, and to advance this
vibrant subfield of academic publishing.

 The Program Subcommittee is requesting proposals for posters that showcase
how libraries, presses, and other participants in the scholarly
communications sector are aligning their publishing activities with the
goals, needs, and practices of their stakeholders and peers.

 A dedicated poster session and reception will be held from 6 - 8pm on
Wednesday, March 5, 2014, providing participants with a chance to share
their work and engage with their colleagues.

 *Proposals: *Colleagues interested in presenting a poster are invited to
submit a 200 word abstract in PDF describing the poster content. Original
as well as previously presented posters from other conferences are welcome.
Please include your affiliation and email contact information.
Submit Poster Proposals via email to Sarah Lippincott
(sarah at<>

 *Conditions: *Presenter must (1) accompany their posters to the conference
(2) have them on display by 12:30 pm, Wednesday, March 5, and (3) leave
them on display until 12:30 pm, Thursday, March 6.

 *Review: *The LPC Program Subcommittee will review and
accept poster abstracts based on their connection to the conference theme,
clarity of description, interesting or inspiring ideas, and proposed visual

 *Submission Deadline: *January 24, 2013
*Acceptance Notification: *February 7, 2013

 *Submit **Poster** Proposals via email to:
*sarah at<>

 We welcome proposals from current Library Publishing Coalition members and

*Sarah Kalikman Lippincott*
Program Manager
Educopia Institute, Library Publishing Coalition
sarah at<><>
(919) 533-9814
Skype: sarah.k.lippincott


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