The 22nd and 23rd of June 2009, EDIT will hold a meeting on scientific publishing in natural history institutions.
This workshop aims to provide a platform for publishing staff and decision-makers to exchange their knowledge and improve their know-how in order to face the strategic, editorial and technical challenges in the dissemination of taxonomic information. Experts and service providers from the EDIT network and elsewhere will talk about:
Aspects of scientific publishing in natural history institutions
Opportunities and challenges of electronic publishing (a.o. library exchange; digital achieving and nomenclature)
Intellectual Property Rights and scientific publications (incl. Open Access)
Opportunities for joint publishing
Meeting on Scientific Publishing in Natural History Institutions