The Section focuses on the full range of topics within scholarly communication.  These include: 

  • open access
  • repositories
  • publishing models
  • altmetrics and other types of metrics
  • text and data mining
  • bibliographic standards and control
  • national and international library cooperation
  • access and availability
  • conservation and archiving
  • collection management and development
  • library publishing
  • pricing issues
  • copyright
  • relationships with publishers, suppliers and other organizations
  • the accelerating impact of technological developments 
  • changes in continuing resource business practices and procedures

Serials and Other Continuing Resources , Scholarly Communication, IFLA

Last update: 31 August 2018