August 24, 2020 | Online

The Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) and the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC) convened a panel on navigating the current crises (economic, global pandemic, and social/racial justice) on August 24, 2020.

The 90-minute session followed a moderated discussion format featuring the following panelists:

  • Chris Bourg: Director, MIT Libraries
  • Jon E. Cawthorne: Dean, Wayne State University Library System
  • Scarlet Galvan: Collection Strategist Librarian, Grand Valley State University
  • Kaitlin Thaney: Executive Director, Invest in Open Infrastructure
  • Moderator: Brandon Butler: Director, Information Policy, University of Virginia Library