Publications Coordination Committee – December 2023 Report

The group met 1 time this quarter.

Committee Work

Summary of work accomplished, decisions made, and follow-up actions determined during the past 6 months

Begin integrating the Library Materials Price Index Editorial Board into the Publications Committee.

Provide support to the journals and monographs editorial boards on their various projects, including journal migrations, implementing an OA journal subscription services, policy statement creation, and identifying potential future publications.

What will your group be working on for the next 6 months?

Investigating a project to create Wikidata item records for Core publications.

Investigating the creation of retraction guidelines to cover all types of Core publications.

Publications office hours will be held in early 2024

Meets Core’s strategic goals for Career Building and Recognition, Membership and Value to Members

How did your work contribute to diversity, equity, inclusion, accessibility, or belonging within Core or the library profession? What areas of improvement do you see for your committee or Core in these areas?

Core Publications is working on multiple monographs related to DEIA.

Submitted by Jeremy Myntti on 12/19/2023