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Partnership for Shared Book Collections Quarterly Report (April 2021) now available

The Partnership for Shared Book Collections has released their quarterly report for 2021Q1. The report includes a roundup of accomplishments the Partnership has achieved in the last three months, updates Partnership governance committee and working group areas of focus, and a preview of upcoming events hosted by the Partnership which members are encouraged to attend.

Major accomplishments include:

  • Welcomed the Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL) as the newest member program
  • Co-sponsored two webinars along with the Rosemont Shared Print Alliance on
    Registering and Working with Shared Print in OCLC
  • Continued collaboration with the Rosemont Alliance for Shared Print with a focus on
    communications and outreach
  • Begun to outline a Resources section of to serve as a clearinghouse for
    information on topics related to Shared Print, including hosting a Google discussion
    group for all topics related to Shared Print,
  • Wrote a letter of support for the ICOLC OCLC Task Force outlining concerns and strategic
    needs of the monograph shared print community
  • Formed a Research Agenda group to prioritize areas of interest
  • Continues to work closely with the CCH initiative to reach our shared goals while
    avoiding duplication of effort

Read the full report: Partnership for Shared Book Collections Quarterly Report April 2021