To lead into our joint preconference to the Library Publishing Forum (Opening the Classroom: Publishing Open Educational Resources, 5/8/19), the Library Publishing Coalition and the Open Textbook Network are organizing a webinar “exchange”! LPC is hosting a webinar for its members on the OTN’s Publishing Cooperative, and OTN is holding a series of three webinars for its membership on OER publishing from a strategic perspective. As part of the exchange, members of both communities are invited to attend all four webinars!
Figuring it out together: Building foundational knowledge for OER publishing
Date: February 6th, 2pm Eastern/11am Pacific
Presenters: Karen Lauritsen, managing director, Open Textbook Network; Karen Bjork, head of digital initiatives at Portland State University; Carla Myers, assistant librarian and coordinator of scholarly communications for the Miami University Libraries
OTN webinar series: Building an open textbook publishing program
Should you publish?
Date: January 23rd, 2pm Eastern/11am Pacific
Presenter: John W. Warren, George Washington University
How should you publish?
Date: February 20th, 3pm Eastern/12pm Pacific
Presenter: Kevin Hawkins, University of North Texas
Implementing a publishing program
Date: March 14th, 2pm Eastern/11am Pacific
Presenter: Inba Kehoe, University of Victoria