Kevin M. Guthrie
We are operating in a time of radical transition. Transformative change seems to be coming more rapidly to the commercial networked world than to the academy. What are some of the reasons for this difference? What impact might the economic downturn have on the rate of change? The speaker will discuss the forces that led to the decision to merge JSTOR and Ithaka early this year and will highlight the mission and objectives of the combined enterprise and how it aims to serve the scholarly community in the future.