ACRL Scholarly Communication RoadShow

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Friday, May 4, 2018 - 8:00am to 4:30pm

Check-in from 8:00 - 9:00 am; Program begins at 9:00 am

ACRL Scholarly Communication Roadshow – One Day Workshop

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and CARLI are pleased to host the Association of College and Research Libraries Scholarly Communications Roadshow.

The day begins with an overview of scholarly communication fundamentals including open access, copyright, and library engagement.

For the afternoon sessions, the expert presenters will offer a deep dive into the following specific areas:

  • Institutional Repositories
  • Open Education
  • Outreach and Programming

This one day workshop will be provided to attendees free of cost and lunch will be provided. 

However, space is limited. Please register early and let us know if your plans change and you will no longer be able to attend. We expect to have a waitlist for this exciting event.


  • Carla Myers, Assistant Professor and Coordinator of Scholarly Communications for the Miami University Libraries
  • Rachel G. Samberg, Scholarly Communication Officer at University of California Berkeley

Who should attend

The workshop is appropriate for those with administrative responsibilities, with new leadership assignments in scholarly communication or digital publishing, as well as liaisons and any others who are seeking to advance their professional development in scholarly communication.

CARLI member libraries are especially invited to attend.

Location & Directions

The iHotel and Conference Center
1900 South First Street, Champaign 61820

Parking: Free

Driving directions


Due to expected high interest in this workshop, registration will initially be limited as follows: 

  • February 19 - March 21: CARLI Members may register.  There is a limit to two people per CARLI member.
  • March 22-April 4: Registration will be opened to all who are interested including those from non-CARLI institutions.
  • April 4: Registration closes.

A wait list may be instituted if there are limited remaining spaces.

To register: Please click on the "Register" tab above. Due to limited space, all registrants will be placed on the waitlist and will receive an email from CARLI when registration is changed from WAITLIST to REGISTERED. Registration will close Wednesday, April 4, 2018.

If you have any questions about this program, please contact the CARLI Office.