Academic Seminars

Free Webinar TODAY Jan 13, 2020 @ 10am – Scholarly Communication in Academic Libraries: An ever changing landscape of responsibilities (Sponsored by the NNLM SCR)
January 13, 2021


The Network of the National Library of Medicine (NNLM), South Central Region (SCR) housed at the Gibson D. Lewis Library would like to invite you to join us for the next session of our monthly webinar series. SCR CONNECTions is a monthly 1 hour series that focuses on topics of interest to clinicians, researchers, faculty, and information professionals.

Details on joining the meeting are available at the event link above. No registration is required, and the session is free to any interested parties.

Webinar Description: Scholarly Communication in academic libraries provides leadership and guidance in matters pertaining to the management, policy making and procedures as they relate to various scholarly pursuits of a campus. These responsibilities encompass issues related to creating and maintaining the Institutional Repository, copyright, open access policy and publishing, open educational resources, data management and funding, among others. Scholarly Communication is a dynamic environment that requires changing approaches, making modifications and accommodating a landscape that is evolving rapidly. Our speaker will be sharing insight on working with entities on and off campus to meet Stony Brook University and Hospital’s scholarly needs.

Presenter Description: Mona M. Ramonetti is the Head of Scholarly Communications at Stony Brook University Libraries. She heads up many committees and working groups related to Open Educational Resources (OER), Open Access Policy and Publishing, Copyright, Data Management, among others. She is the OER Campus lead for Stony Brook University. She currently serves on various Stony Brook University boards in addition to being a member of the Coalition of Open Access Policy Institutions (COAPI) Steering Committee.