CDLINFO News: Shared Print

WEST Outlines Policy to Guide Vetting of Rosemont Decisions

May 15, 2018  |  Category:  Shared Print,Uncategorized,WEST  |  Author: 

As a participating program in the Rosemont Shared Print Alliance, WEST is represented on both the Alliance’s Executive and Operations Committees. The decision-making model of the Alliance is based on … More

Cycles 8/9 Collections Analysis Underway – Initial Findings and Summary Reports Available for Download

April 19, 2018  |  Category:  Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

WEST completed its last full collection analysis in 2016 when, for the first time, WEST Archive Holders and Builders made commitments for two years of archiving work. Now, as WEST … More

Call for Cycle 7 Archive Disclosures – Due May 25, 2018

April 16, 2018  |  Category:  Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

The WEST project team recently sent out a call for WEST Archive Holders and Builders to submit metadata records describing the journal backfiles archived during WEST Cycle 7. Cycle 7 marks … More

The Eastern Academic Scholars’ Trust (EAST) Joins the Rosemont Shared Print Alliance

April 4, 2018  |  Category:  Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

On March 12, EAST and the Rosemont Shared Print Alliance announced EAST’s participation in the Alliance. EAST joins the four founding Rosemont members—BTAA, FLARE, Scholars Trust, and WEST—in a national … More

Update Delivered at ALA Midwinter 2018 WEST Members Meeting

March 23, 2018  |  Category:  Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

WEST members met during the February ALA Midwinter Conference in Denver. Over 20 representatives of WEST member institutions were able to attend, including several members of WEST’s Executive Committee and … More

WEST Representatives Attend Rosemont Shared Print Alliance In-person Meeting

December 22, 2017  |  Category:  Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

On November 3rd, WEST representatives from the WEST Executive Committee, supported by the WEST Project Team, traveled to Rosemont, Illinois to take part in an in-person strategic meeting of the … More

WEST passes resolution honoring Emily Stambaugh

December 15, 2017  |  Category:  Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

On November 17, 2017, the WEST Executive Committee passed the following resolution honoring Emily Stambaugh for her many contributions to shared print and the WEST program. Resolution Honoring Emily Stambaugh … More

Farewell to Emily Stambaugh

November 1, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Print,Staff News,WEST  |  Author: 

Transitions are often bittersweet, and the one we announce today is no exception.  With some sadness at the loss of a valued colleague but also with anticipation of exciting new … More

OCLC’s Vision and Services to Support the Collective Collection

October 17, 2017  |  Category:  Shared Print,WEST  |  Author: 

In August, OCLC’s President and CEO, Skip Prichard, announced OCLC’s vision for supporting the Collective Collection. This will include support for shared print services. For more details, please watch this … More

CDL Opening for Shared Print Operations and Collections Analyst

February 1, 2017  |  Category:  Collection Development,Newsletter,Shared Print,Staff News  |  Author: 

The California Digital Library seeks a Shared Print Operations and Collections analyst to coordinate existing and emerging shared print initiatives among the University of California Libraries and other extramural partners, … More