There are two learning opportunities to share with you today. The Professional/Scholarly Publishing (PSP) Books Committee will be hearing from guest speaker Peter Kaufman, Associate Director of CCNMTL at Columbia University at its meeting on Friday, April 10th from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at the Association of American Publishers (AAP) New York office.

This talk is timely, what with the growing role of video in higher education and scholarly publishing. Should publishers be looking to incorporate video into professional and scholarly books in the future?

The PSP Journals Committee will be hearing from guest speaker Sarah Tegen, Vice President, Global Editorial & Author Services, Journals Publishing Group at American Chemical Society on Tuesday, April 21st from 12:00-1:00 p.m. at the AAP New York office. The topic will be “The Research Ecosystem: Completing the Publications Cycle.”

The talks are free of charge but you will need to sign up as space is limited. You can sign up to hear the talk in-person or via webinar. Contact Sara Pinto.

Melody K. Smith

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