This group is where members of the LACUNY Scholarly Communications Roundtable (and anyone else who is interested) can discuss programming and issues relating to scholarly communications in the libraries and elsewhere.
Roundtable Co-Chairs: Jean Amaral (Queensborough) and Karen Okamoto (John Jay)
Group logo by Thomas Frank: http://flic.kr/p/9DyKAa
Recent group activity
Thanks to all who filled out the scheduling poll for our summer planning meeting. The best date and time for most folks is June 18, 2-4pm, so go ahead and pen that into your calendars.
Will send a reminder with the location in a week or so. Don’t hesitate to get in touch with ideas and agenda items before them.
Jean Amaral /…[Read more]
Time to schedule our summer meeting to plan for the fall and beyond. Here’s a link to a scheduling poll:
Would be great if you could complete this by next Friday, May 29. (How’d June get here so fast!)
We’ll likely meet at either BMCC or the Grad Center. Feel free to email me your preference for…[Read more]
Look forward to seeing y’all there . . .
Demystifying Altmetrics & the Search for Quality
Thursday, May 7, 2015
Graduate Center Rm 9205
Snacks provided, RSVP: http://bit.ly/altmetrics-rsvp
Join the LACUNY Scholarly Communications Roundtable for a discussion about:
evaluating scholarly publication quality (from disciplinary…[Read more]
LACUNY Scholarly Communications Roundtable invites you to
Thursday, May 7, 2015
Graduate Center Rm 9205
A discussion of publication quality, impact factors, and altmetrics led by Monica Berger (City Tech), Marta Bladek (John Jay), and Meg Ryan (NYU).
More information coming soon . . .
Jill Cirasella replied to the topic Periodic Reminder to Subscribe to Open Access @ CUNY blog in the forum LACUNY Scholarly Communications Roundtable 3 months ago
(Whoops, I take it back: There is a link to the blog post in the OAPN emails — it’s just way at the bottom and the whole email is unformatted. So if you want nicer-looking notifications of new OA @ CUNY blog posts, subscribing by email is still the way to go.)
Jill Cirasella started the topic Periodic Reminder to Subscribe to Open Access @ CUNY blog in the forum LACUNY Scholarly Communications Roundtable 3 months ago
Many of you already subscribe by email to the Open Access @ CUNY blog, but if you don’t, I encourage you to consider doing so — let the news of CUNY OA events and developments come straight to you! To subscribe, simply go to http://openaccess.commons.gc.cuny.edu/ and enter your email address in the “Subscribe via email” section on the right. …[Read more]
At our last LACUNY SCRT meeting on January 23, 2015, we discussed the possibility of co-sponsoring the spring alt-metrics event with the John Jay Office for the Advancement of Research (OAR). OAR had approached Marta Bladek (JJ), one of the speakers we were planning to invite to our event, to also speak at JJ on alt-metrics. Marta…[Read more]
Jean Amaral started the topic CUNY Institutional Repository event, Feb 20, 3-5pm in the forum LACUNY Scholarly Communications Roundtable 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Hope to see y’all there . . .
Everything You Wanted to Know But Were Afraid to Ask . . .
About CUNY’s New Institutional Repository Platform
The LACUNY Scholarly Communications Roundtable (SCRT) invites you to a presentation on CUNY’s new institutional repository (IR) with speakers Megan Wacha and Jill Cirasella. Hear about exciting plans and…[Read more]
Hi Schol Comm-ers,
At last week’s LACUNY Scholarly Communications Roundtable meeting, I promised to send around the GC Library’s Research Metrics LibGuide, in case it’s helpful to any other libraries: http://libguides.gc.cuny.edu/researchmetrics
(We’re in the process of updating our LibGuides, so soon it will look like this instead:…[Read more]
Thank you all for completing the Doodle Poll. Our next SCRT Meeting is scheduled for Friday January 23, 2015, 2pm-4pm in the John Jay College Conference Room. Agenda items will include:
– planning the institutional repository event in February
– planning an alt-metrics presentation later in the spring
– your suggestions
Please send agenda items to…[Read more]
Jean and I would like to know when you can meet in January 2015 for our next SCRT meeting. The agenda will include planning the institutional repository event and alt-metrics talk, and other items. Could you please complete the following Doodle Poll by Friday December 5, 2014? I’d like to announce the meeting date on Mon Dec 8.…[Read more]
Karen Okamoto started the topic OA Week Event: The Internet's Own Boy Documentary Screening in the forum LACUNY Scholarly Communications Roundtable 7 months, 1 week ago
Friday, October 24, 2014
Borough of Manhattan Community College, Rm N780
Snacks will be served.
RSVP not required. Open to all.
This documentary examines the life and contribution of internet…[Read more]
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