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Sunday, July 13, 2008


The Great Western Library Alliance has joined the CERN SCOAP3 project.  From the SCOAP3 announcement:

...The Deans and Directors of GWLA had already endorsed SCOAP3 project.

Dr. Joni Blake, Executive Director of the GWLA, said "The member libraries of the Alliance are keenly interested in this project and what it would mean to the future of scholarly communication. Our greatest hope is that SCOAP3 proves not only to be a successful model for the HEP community, but is also scalable and expandable into other disciplines." ...