Monday 12 April 2021 to Wednesday 14 April 2021
The 44th UKSG Annual Conference and Exhibition is a major event in the scholarly communications calendar.
For full details including programme and registration information visit the UKSG Annual Conference website.
Monday 12 April 2021
Plenary session: UUK-Jisc content negotiation strategy group
As part of the afternoon plenary at 14:00, Jisc's executive director, digital resources, Liam Earney will present a session on the UUK-Jisc content negotation strategy group: a new approach to UK academic sector negotiations with journal publishers.
Alongside this, the University of Manchester's Colette Fagan will speak about OA publishing and the financial sustainability challenge - with reflections based on experiences at her university.
Tuesday 13 April 2021
Jisc breakout sessions
The following sessions will be available on demand from 9:00 on 13 April 2021.
Transitioning UK research to an open future
Speakers: Anna Vernon, Jisc and Natasha White, Wiley.
Empowering universities and researchers: two practical toolkits for New University Presses and Open Access Book Publishing
Speaker: Graham Stone, Jisc.
'There are three people in this marriage’: libraries, researchers, publishers, and the development of sustainable digital collections
Speakers: Paola Marchionni and Stephen Brooks, Jisc.
Minding the gap: divining OA opportunities through data
Speakers: Helen Dobson, Jisc, Sarah Rouhi, PLOS, Heidi Becker, Digital Science and Concetta la Spada, Cambridge University Press.
Wednesday 14 April 2021
Jisc product development and project announcements: Library hub cataloguing service
As part of the morning sessions, at 11:10 on 14 April, Bethan Ruddock, Jisc will give an overview of the relaunched library hub cataloguing service, its benefits, utitlites, and how to access the service.
If you’d like to have a chat with us about how we can help you, we will be in our exhibitor booth during the following times:
- Monday 12 April – 12:00 - 14:00
- Wednesday 14 April – 12:00 - 14:00