ACRL/NEC Program:Electronic Journal Archiving Patricia Hatch 09 May 2005 13:54 UTC

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Please join us for a joint program from the Association of College and
Research Libraries/New England Chapter Serials Librarian Interest Group and
the Information Technology Interest Group:

"Here Today; Here Tomorrow?: Journal Archiving in the Electronic Environment"

Thursday, June 2, 2005
9:00 am-1:00 pm (registration, coffee and pastry from 8:30 am-9:00 am)
Gutman Library Conference Center
Harvard University
6 Appian Way
Cambridge, MA  02138

As more journals become published electronically, critical questions
concerning accessibility, property rights of journal publishers and authors
and devices to store these resources are being addressed by academic
library partnerships, vendors, and even the federal government.  Please
join us for this program that will feature presentations by the major
players in this burgeoning area:

Victoria Reich, Director and co-founder of the LOCKSS (Lots of Copies Keep
Stuff Safe) Program
David Bretthauer, Network Services Librarian at University of Connecticut
Donna Berryman, Outreach Coordinator for the New England Region (NER) of
the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM)
Michael Spinella, Executive Director, JSTOR
Eileen Fenton, Porticos Executive Director, JSTOR

The cost of this program is $20.

The complete program agenda, registration form, directions and parking
information can be found at the ACRL/NEC Serials Librarians Interest Group
Web Site:


We are grateful to EBSCO Subscription Services for providing coffee and
pastry for this event.

Planning Committee Members: For the Information Technology Interest Group:
Melissa Behney, Chair, Connecticut College, Frances Schlesinger, University
of Massachusetts at Boston, Nancy George, Salem State College.  For the
Serials Librarians Interest Group: Patricia Hatch, Harvard University
Library Office for Information Systems, Joanne Ducette, Massachusetts
College of  Pharmacy and Allied Sciences, Scott Carlisle, Boston College
School of Social Work, Anne Meringolo, Simmons College.

Please send any questions to Patty Hatch at or
Melissa Behney at

We hope you will join us for this unique program!

Patty Hatch and Melissa Behney
ACRL/NEC Serials Interest Group and Information Technology Interest Group

Patricia Hatch
Library Analyst/Training Specialist
Harvard University
Office for Information Systems
1280 Massachusetts Avenue, Suite 404
Cambridge, MA  02138
Phone: (617) 495-3724
Fax: (617) 495-0491