Re: [consald] RE: CONSALD Meeting and Call for Agenda

James,

I strongly support adding this topic to the CONSALD agenda.

Laila

Laila Mulgaokar
Field Director
Library of Congress
New Delhi, India

Tel: +91-11-2347-2051
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>>> Aruna P Magier 02/03/14 4:58 PM >>>
sounds like a timely topic. Bangladesh too is producing lots of them.

On Mon, Feb 3, 2014 at 4:52 PM, Wong, Laura (NIH/NLM) [E] wrote:

> Hi James,
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> This may be of interest to discuss:
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> "Proliferation of journals publishing in India; implications for
> collection development"
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> Many individuals setting up shop in Open Access (OA) publishing, some of
> it bogus. They also charge researchers high fees to get published and
> supposedly gain visibility in the academic world. CONSALD members are
> probably familiar with the work of the librarian, Jeffrey Beall, to
> monitor these activities around the world: http://scholarlyoa.com/
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> Almost every month, one sees dozens of new entries in the ISSN Online
> portal! I spend a great deal of time trying to sift out the serious and
> legitimate publications. Maybe other bibliographers are experiencing this,
> too?
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> Laura Wong
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> National Library of Medicine
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> *From:* James Simon [mailto:simon@crl.edu]
> *Sent:* Friday, January 31, 2014 2:43 PM
> *To:* consald@utlists.utexas.edu
> *Subject:* [consald] CONSALD Meeting and Call for Agenda
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> CONSALD:
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> I am pleased to announce that the next meeting of CONSALD will be held
> Thursday, March 27, 2014 from 1:00-5:00. We will be meeting on the campus
> of the University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections,
> Room 625 in Van Pelt Library. Coordinating information will be distributed
> closer to the event.
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> At this time, I would like to call for any agenda items. Feel free to send
> me ideas on topics of interest or issues you would like to address.
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> Hope you all are well.
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> James Simon
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> Director of International Resources
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> Center for Research Libraries
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> 6050 South Kenwood Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637 USA
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> 773-955-4545
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> http://www.crl.edu
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> simon@crl.edu
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