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Unpublished Paper
Library as Publisher: A New Initiative for RUSA?
Committee Report (2015)
  • Elizabeth Boatright, Indiana University - Purdue University Fort Wayne
  • Crystal Boyce
  • Sarah Espinosa
  • Angela Kent
  • Rebecca M Marrall, Western Washington University
Abstract
This report represents the work of an Emerging Leaders (EL) Team tasked by the Reference and User Services Association (RUSA) Publications Committee to investigate whether RUSA should create resources for 21st-century reference and user services librarians interested in the concept of “library as publisher.” Within this report, readers will find a proposed definition of library publishing, the results of an environmental scan of support provided by library and affiliated professional associations, results of a survey gauging interest in library publishing services, and recommended next steps for RUSA.
Publication Date
Summer June 18, 2015
Citation Information
Elizabeth Boatright, Crystal Boyce, Sarah Espinosa, Angela Kent, et al.. "Library as Publisher: A New Initiative for RUSA?" Committee Report (2015)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/crystal_boyce/11/