New videos from CNI’s December membership meeting have been posted:
Developing Library Strategy for 3D and Virtual Reality Collection Development and Reuse, Nathan Hall (Virginia Tech), Jamie Wittenberg (Indiana University – Bloomington)
This video provides an update on a partnership between three academic libraries to study and make recommendations for library adoption of 3D and VR services.
Where Next for the Open Library of Humanities and Consortial Funding Models for Open Access? Martin Paul Eve (University of London)
Although open access has become associated with article processing charges, the consortial business models underpinning the Open Library of Humanities, Knowledge Unlatched, arXiv, and even SCOAP3 have been highly successful within their own domains. These models, though, are theorized to have scalability limits. This video discusses next steps for the Open Library of Humanities in the emergent political contexts of the European Union’s Plan S, and attempts to spread the model more widely.