Research and Network Level Working Group

Investigates at scale activities including research, funding, and expanding shared print.

Members:

Ian Bogus (ReCap)
Erin Engle
(Library of Congress)
Liz Hayden
(Univ. of Ottawa)
Aaron Krebeck
(WRLC)

Helen Levenson (Oakland Univ.)
Mary Miller (Univ. of Minnesota)
Matthew Revitt
(Maine Shared Collections)
Ben Treat
(Bangor Public Library)

Task Forces:

Resource Sharing

Look into the impact that shared print has on resource sharing and use. As part of this research, the group expects to consider how shared print
programs achieve discovery and delivery to understand the greater context.

Ian Bogus* (ReCap)
Heather Weltin (HathiTrust)
Megan Gaffney (University of Delaware)
Alison Wohlers (WEST/CDL)

Risk Research

Investigate areas of risk and issues of survivability in Shared Print.

Ian Bogus* (ReCAP)
Sara Amato (EAST)
Fern Brody (Univ. of Pittsburgh)
Helen Levenson (Oakland University)
Mary Miller (University of Minnesota)
Jacob Nadal (Library of Congress)
Oya Rieger (Ithaka S+R)
Shannon Zachary (Univ. of Michigan)

Shared Print Toolkit

Develop a toolkit to support startup of new shared print programs  for collections and in geographic locations that are not yet served. Analyze costs and determine necessary funding for shared print programs.

Erin Engle (Library of Congress)
Liz Hayden (University of Ottawa)
Matthew Revitt (Maine Shared Collections)
Sara Amato (EAST)

Value of Shared Print

Investigate the cost and value of Shared Print (ROI).

Aaron Krebeck * (WRLC)
Susan Stearns (EAST)
Marie Waltz (CRL)
Ben Treat (Bangor Public)
Miranda Bennett (Univ. of South Carolina)
Charlotte M. Johnson (Univ. of Pittsburgh)


* Denotes group convener.