CDLINFO News: WEST

WEST Members Meeting at ALA Annual in New Orleans, LA – Please RSVP if you plan to attend!

June 4, 2018  |  Category:  Shared Print,Uncategorized,WEST  |  Author: 

The ALA Annual WEST Members Meeting is scheduled to occur on Sunday, June 24, 2018, from 1:00-2:30pm (CT) in the Marriott Convention Center Hotel, Blaine Kern E&F.. Please RSVP to our poll … More

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 Executive Committee Election Results

January 22, 2018  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

The Western Regional Storage Trust (WEST) is governed by an Executive Committee that oversees the operation and development of WEST and works to integrate WEST with related archiving programs nationally … 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 Members Meeting at ALA Midwinter in Denver, Colorado – Please RSVP if you plan to attend!

December 21, 2017  |  Category:  WEST  |  Author: 

The ALA Midwinter WEST Members Meeting is happening on Sunday, February 11, 2018, from 1-2:30 pm (MT) in the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Room Centennial H. Please RSVP to our poll (found here) … 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