Health Science Librarians of Ilinois

HSLI Newsletter

Serving Illinois Health Information Professionals

Reminder: Registration for ACRL Scholarly Communication RoadShow at UIUC on May 4 Closes April 4

(via Harriett Green, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

This is the final week to register for the University of Illinois-hosted ACRL Scholarly Communications Roadshow, “Scholarly Communication: From Understanding to Engagement,” at the I-Hotel and Conference Center in Champaign, Illinois on Friday, May 4 from 9am to 4:30pm.

Registration is open until Wednesday, April 4 and is now open to all, including those from non-CARLI institutions. Registration is at .

This all-day workshop will be led by Scholarly Communication RoadShow instructors Carla Myers, Assistant Professor and Coordinator of Scholarly Communications at Miami University Libraries, and Rachael G. Samberg, Scholarly Communication Officer at the University of California at Berkeley.

The day begins with an overview of scholarly communication fundamentals including open access, copyright, and library engagement. For the afternoon sessions, the expert presenters will offer a deep dive into the following specific areas:

  • Institutional Repositories
  • Open Education
  • Outreach and Programming

This one-day workshop will be provided to attendees free of cost and lunch will be provided.


The workshop is appropriate for those with new leadership assignments in scholarly communication or digital publishing, with administrative responsibilities, as well as subject liaisons and any other library professionals who are seeking to advance their professional development in scholarly communication.

CARLI member libraries are especially invited to attend.


Registration is now open to all who are interested in attending, including those from non-CARLI institutions. Registration will close on April 4:

A wait list will be instituted if there are more registrants than the limited remaining spaces.

Space is limited, so please let us know *immediately* if you will no longer be able to attend and need to cancel your registration. We expect to have a wait-list for this exciting event.

More information and the registration form are here:

Leave a Reply