Systemwide Library and Scholarly Information Advisory Committee
May 7, 2012, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Access code: 987-0772
Please use the links below to view the background materials for the meeting
|9:00-9:10||Roll call and introduction
Background: Agenda [PDF]
|9:10-10:10||1. Open Access Policy
- Chris Kelty will provide an update/status report and will let SLASIAC members know how they can help out on their campuses.
- Rich Schneider will provide information about UCSF’s progress (faculty senate is voting on May 21st).
- Catherine Mitchell from CDL’s Publishing Group (responsible for the eScholarship Repository) will ask SLASIAC members for input on implementation.
Background: Open Access Policy Proposal (March 1, 2012) on the Reshaping Scholarly Communication Website
Open Access Policy: Selected Implementation Considerations for Discussion. [PDF] (Added May 4, 2012, to be presented during meeting.)
Related: Discussion of the recent Harvard Faculty Memorandum on Journal Pricing.
|10:10-10:45||2. Library Planning Task Force Report follow-up: Library Implementation Plan
Ginny Steel will provide information on the UC Libraries’ initiatives, a proposed financial infrastructure for supporting collaborative work, and proposed assessment measures and metrics.
Background: University of California Libraries Shared Services Assessment (May 1, 2012) [PDF] and
The UC Libraries “Next Generation Technical Services” (NGTS) Initiative (April 30, 2012) [PDF]
UC Libraries Systemwide Collaborations (May 7, 2012) [PPT] (Slide show added May 4, 2012 to be presented at meeting.)
|10:45-11:45||3. Other matters to report
a. CDL Budget – Update on process (Gene Lucas and Laine Farley)
b. Digital Preservation Network (DPN) (Laine Farley)
Background: Digital Preservation Network (April 9, 2012) [PDF] and
3 NY Times articles on the transformation that big data will impose. [PDF]
c. New model for supporting arXiv (Ginny Steel)
Background: arXiv Sustainability Initiative
d. E-research support
|11: 45 – noon||Next Steps|