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ER&L 2015

February 22–25, 2015

Austin, Texas

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Case Study for Expanding eJournal Preservation: An in Depth Analysis of De Gruyter’s acquisition of 67 Berkeley Electronic Press Journals

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 2:15 PM–3:00 PM CST
Room 103
Conference Track

1. Managing e-Resources & Licensing


ejournal preservation, case study

Learning Objectives

Attendees to this presentation will learn methods and strategies for implementing ejournal preservation initiatives at their own institution. Attendees will gain insight into how to identify ejournals for preservation, discuss preservation strategies with publishers, approach partnerships with existing preservation agencies, and implement preservation language into license agreements.


Ensuring the preservation of the scholarly record has long been a pivotal aspect of libraries’ missions. This presentation will focus on strategies for expanding ejournal preservation initiatives at libraries through a case study focused on continuing the preservation of 67 Berkeley Electronic Press journals.


Shannon Regan, Columbia University