The RUSA/Codes Reference Publishing Advisory Committee sponsored a program at the Annual Conference in New Orleans, â€œeReference Publishing: Current Issues and Trends in Preservation.â€Â Â Joseph, Yue, Chair of the committee, moderated the panel discussion. Â Speakers included:
- Jacob Nadal, Preservation Officer, UCLA Library
- Heather Ruland Staines, Sr. Manager eOperations at Springer Science + Business Media
- Marie McCaffrey, Executive Director, HistoryLink.org
- Ken DiFiore, Associate Director, Outreach & Participation Services,Portico
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From the press release:Â Springer Science+Business Media has launched SpringerReference.com, a new platform for researchers and academic and corporate libraries. It offers living editions of Springerâ€™s eReferences well in advance of their print editions across every subject. Through the platform, scientists can submit updates to articles whenever they want or deem necessary to keep up with the demand for the most recent scientific developments. SpringerReference.com thus offers a way to quickly publish major reference works which need to be constantly updated with the most up-to-date research findings. Continue reading Springer launches eReference platform
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