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2019 ALI Scholarly Communication Librarianship Conference: Speakers and schedule

The first annual scholarly communication librarianship conference in the United States


We are still accepting submissions for speakers for the 2019 conference.  For submission details, please see the submissions tab.

Our 2019 speakers currently include:

Keynote speaker:  Dr. Leslie Chan, University of Toronto Scarborough and Bioline International

Dr. Chan was one of the 16 signatories to the 2002 Budapest Open Access Initiative and will
be presenting a 20-year retrospective of the BOAI and the OA movement in the 20th century










Afternoon keynote:  Dr. Sara Rachel Benson, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.

Copyright librarian at UIC and host of the ©hat (“Copyright Chat”) podcast, Dr. Benson
will be speaking on the intersection of Scholarly Communication Librarianship and copyright.