NFAIS Webinar Document Delivery in the Information Ecosystem

Date: Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Time: 11:00 am 12:30 pm EDT

Location: Virtual

Registration: http://www.nfais.org/index.php?option=com_mc&view=mc&mcid=72&eventId=515201&orgId=nfais&recurringId=0




What's Covered:

Scholarly output continues to increase with new journals introduced each year. At the same time, shrinking library acquisition budgets coupled with increasing journal subscription prices are challenging scholarly content buyers to do ever more with less.


With this dynamic, document delivery, one of the more traditional functions within research libraries, continues to stand as an important component for the advancement of research and scholarly communications.


This NFAIS Webinar, Tuesday, October 11, will examine the role of "Document Delivery in the Information Ecosystem" today and in the future. This webinar will cover the value that partnerships between publishers and content aggregators provide their customers for document delivery. These partnerships, among other benefits, complement subscription sales and foster expansion into new markets including non-subscribing libraries, corporations and unaffiliated knowledge workers.



Ian Palmer, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer, Reprints Desk

Shannon Pritting, Director of Library and Learning Resources, SUNY Polytechnic Institute

Christopher Mundy, Senior Manager, Knowledge Management, Intercept Pharmaceuticals


In this 90-minute Webinar, Reprints Desk's Ian Palmer, SUNY Poly's Shannon Pritting and Intercept Pharmaceuticals' Christopher Mundy will discuss:


         Perspectives on document delivery from both academic and corporate buyers

         How data-driven decision-making increases subscription and individual article sales

         Why customers choose on-demand document delivery to access content

         How libraries determine which journals to subscribe to and from which journals to purchase single articles

         The role of Interlibrary loan services as part of content access solutions


Register today for this event and learn more about the state of document delivery in the context of today's information ecosystem.

To register for this event, go to: http://www.nfais.org/index.php?option=com_mc&view=mc&mcid=72&eventId=515201&orgId=nfais&recurringId=0


For individual registrations, the costs for this NFAIS Webinar are: $125 for NFAIS members; $150 for Allied Societies*; and $195 for non-members. Group rates for three or more attendees are also available.

*Allied Societies: LYRASIS, CENDI, ICSTI, Society for Scholarly Publishing, the Professional & Scholarly Publishing Division of AAP, Association of American University Presses, NISO and ASIS&T

For Federal employees, contact Elinda Deans ([log in to unmask]) regarding use of your FEDLINK training account for this NFAIS Webinar.


For more information about this event or any of those shown below, please contact Nancy Blair-DeLeon, NFAIS Director of Professional Development, at 443-221-2980 ext. 102 or [log in to unmask].

Upcoming NFAIS Events:

September 23, 2016 NFAIS 2016 Humanities Roundtable, Atlanta, GA

September 27, 2016 Lunch & Learn: Beware! The Story of Predatory Open Access

February 26-28, 2017 59th NFAIS 2017 Annual Conference, Alexandria, VA

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