Webinar Preview: Don’t miss out on next week’s “Who’s Wagging the Dog? The Role of Funder Mandates in Defining the Needs of End Users” session

The Society for Scholarly Publishing’s (SSP) fall webinar program kicks off next with “Who’s Wagging the Dog? The Role of Funder Mandates in Defining the Needs of End Users,” an hour long session to be moderated by Dr. Jonathan Adams, Chief Scientist at Digital Science. Registration remains open for the session which will run from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. ET on Tuesday, October 13. Read More.

The October issue of Learned Publishing is out now

The October issue of Learned Publishing is now out – and it’s a bumper one to see you through the end of the year. Read More.

New Professional Profile

Meet Dan Morgan, Digital Science Publisher, UC Press, Publisher, Collabra. Read More.

Upcoming Event in Durham, NC: A Q&A with University Leaders on the Future of Scholarly Publishing

The enthusiastic reception of the Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP)’s first regional event, a sold-out spring lecture at the American Meteorological Society in Boston, has led to two more regional events this fall–a panel discussion in Durham, NC, on October 8, and a speed-networking night in Boston on October 20. Read More.

Catch the story behind the graphic murals at SSP’s 37th annual meeting

This year at Society for Scholarly Publishing’s annual meeting, we all saw ideas get shaped into an artistic canvas. These never seen before murals caught everyone’s attention and energized the ambience. Read More.

Melanie Dolechek Named Executive Director of the Society for Scholarly Publishing

The Executive Committee of the Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP) is pleased to announce that Melanie Dolechek has been named the organization’s Executive Director. Dolechek most recently served as Director of Publishing and Marketing of Allen Press and co-chaired the SSP annual meeting in Crystal City in May 2015. Read More.

SSP Video Interviews

Watch three short video interviews with scholarly publishing professionals talking about essential publishing skills, the future of the industry and the benefits of SSP. Read More.

Annual Meeting Recap: A Look Back at SSP’s 37th Annual Meeting

Publishers and vendors, freelancers and editors, all came to Arlington, Virginia, last month for SSP’s 37th Annual Meeting where the theme was “The New Big Picture: Connecting Diverse Perspectives”. Over several busy days more than 900 attendees and 150 speakers shared ideas, best practices, and the latest news in scholarly publishing. Read More.

SSP Announces Newly Elected Officer and Board Members for 2015–2016 Term

The results of the recent election are in! Join us in welcoming the members to the SSP Board of Directors. Read More.

View the New Publishing & Information Science Programs Listing in the Careers Section

The Professional Development Committee is pleased to offer a list of educational and certificate programs in publishing, information science, and related fields. Read More.

Send Us Your News: SSP Has a New Page for Career Announcements

To highlight what’s happening in our community, SSP has added a page to our website where members can share their latest career updates. Read More.

Registration is now open for the 2015 SSP Webinar Series

The SSP 2015 webinar program delivers a series of highly informative, thought-provoking webinars designed to challenge and stimulate discussion. Read More.