12.02.2021  |  SSP News & Releases

Seminar Recap | New Directions in Scholarly Publishing

On October 6-7, 2021, SSP held a 2-day virtual seminar, “New Directions in Scholarly Publishing: How to Move Fast and Not Break Things: Balancing High-Speed Outputs at the Risk of Slamming on the Brakes,” and I had the pleasure of …

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12.01.2021  |  SSP News & Releases

President’s Letter | December 2021

It’s hard to believe that 2021 is coming to an end; and even harder to realize that, for many of us, it’s been another year of not being able to spend time in person with our family, friends, and colleagues. …

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12.01.2021  |  Professional Profiles

Janine Chiappa McKenna

Director of Publishing, American Anthropological Association

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11.16.2021  |  SSP News & Releases

Tips for Proposing a Compelling Educational Session

With our Annual Meeting Call for Proposals closing November 19, many scholarly communication and publishing professionals and organizational stakeholders are submitting ideas for Educational Sessions. In prior years, the Annual Meeting Program Committee has typically received over 100 proposals for …

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11.02.2021  |  Professional Profiles

Laura Ansley

Managing Editor, American Historical Association

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10.28.2021  |  SSP News & Releases

SSP Launches Third Annual Professional Skills Survey

Now in its third year, SSP’s Professional Skills Survey seeks to gather industry data to further career development resources. October 28, 2021– The Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP) invites scholarly communications professionals from across the field to share their professional …

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10.27.2021  |  SSP News & Releases

Charleston Preconference Session Preview | Opening the Book

Interested in attending the SSP Charleston Conference Preconference Session but not traveling to Charleston this year? No problem – this session is now virtual! “Opening the Book” Tuesday, November 2, 2021 | 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Speakers: Laura Ricci, …

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10.25.2021  |  SSP News & Releases

C4DISC Announces Updated Statement of Principles

October 25, 2021 – The Coalition for Diversity and Inclusion in Scholarly Communications (C4DISC), formed to discuss and address issues of diversity and inclusion within our industry, has updated their Joint Statement of Principles. In principle and in practice, collectively, …

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10.25.2021  |  SSP News & Releases

Webinar Recap | Accessibility in Publishing

“Accessibility is everyone’s job because accessible products are usually better for everyone.” Alan Maloney, Executive User Experience Manager, SAGE Publications I’ve been spending quite a bit of time as a participant in the Accessibility Working Group at the American Mathematical …

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10.20.2021  |  SSP News & Releases

Call for Proposals is Open for the SSP 44th Annual Meeting

October 20, 2021 – Mt. Laurel, NJ – The Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP) Annual Meeting Call for Proposals is now officially open! We are excited to begin planning the program for SSP’s 44th Annual Meeting, scheduled for June 1–3, …

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