AUPresses-LPC Cross-Pollination Program Recipients Announced

University Presses and Library Publishing Organizations Promote Knowledge Sharing

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March 29, 2018—The Cross-Pollination Conference Registration Waiver aims to promote greater interconnectivity between members of the Association of University Presses and the Library Publishing Coalition. The program helps two people from each organization's membership to attend the other's annual meeting.

Recipients of a waiver to attend the 2018 Library Publishing Forum are: James Ayers, Managing Editor at University of New Mexico Press; and Jana Faust, Manager of Digital Assets and IT at University of Nebraska Press. Recipients of a waiver to attend the 2018 AUPresses Annual Meeting are: Sarah Hare, Scholarly Communication Librarian at Indiana University; and Mark Konecny, Scholarly Communications Publishing Coordinator at the University of Cincinnati.
After attending the meetings, this cohort of 4 cross-pollinators will provide public reports on their experience. In addition to creating collegial networks between the two communities, this program is intended to encourage future collaboration between the two organizations.

Congratulations to these worthy recipients!

The 2018 Library Publishing Forum will be held in Minneapolis, May 21-23. Program details are available on the Forum website.

The 2018 AUPresses Annual Meeting will be held in San Francisco, June 17-19. Visit the meeting website for more information.

About the Association of University Presses
AUPresses is an organization of more than 140 international nonprofit scholarly publishers. Since 1937, the Association of University Presses advances the essential role of a global community of publishers whose mission is to ensure academic excellence and cultivate knowledge. The Association holds integrity, diversity, stewardship, and intellectual freedom as core values. AUPresses members are active across many scholarly disciplines, including the humanities, arts, and sciences, publish significant regional and literary work, and are innovators in the world of digital publishing.

About the Library Publishing Coalition
The LPC is an independent, community-led membership association with over 70 member libraries. LPC was founded in 2014 to support an evolving, distributed range of library publishing practices and to further the interests of libraries involved in publishing activities. The LPC is an Affiliated Community of the Educopia Institute.

Contacts
AUPresses: Brenna McLaughlin, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
LPC: Melanie Schlosser, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it