SCONUL and Copim: exploring practical problems and potential strategies to fund equitable OA book publishing – recording available

05 February 2024      SitMui Ng, SCONUL Co-ordinator

On 25 January SCONUL and Copim held a webinar bringing together UK library leaders to share their perspectives on their library’s role in OA book funding and publishing. Chaired by Andrew Barker, attendees heard from Phil Brabban, University Librarian and Group Director of Learning Resources at Coventry University, Elaine Sykes, Head of Open Research at Lancaster University, Peter Barr, Head of Content & Collections at University of Sheffield and Dominic Broadhurst, Head of Content & Discovery at University of Salford.

A summary by Kira Hopkins (Birkbeck, University of London/Opening the Future) together with the recording and chat transcript can be found here: https://test.sconul.derventio.education/knowledge-hub/content-and-collections/Copim-and-SCONUL-webinar-25-January-2024