Rosemont Operations Committee - November 15, 2017

Rosemont Operations Committee Conference Call

November 15, 2017, 2-3pm EST

On Call:

Big 10 Academic Alliance – Rebecca Crist, Kim Armstrong

FLARE – Ben Walker (Chair), Tabby Pursley

Scholars Trust – Cheryle Cole-Bennett, John Burger, Mark Jacobs, Lars Meyer

WEST – Emily Stambaugh, Alison Wohlers, Ivy Anderson


Note Takers: Alison Wohlers, Cheryle Cole-Bennett


  1. Rosemont Update at Charleston
    • Rebecca gave an introductory presentation at the Charleston Library Conference. Geneva Henry (Rosemont Exec) and Ben joined Rebecca for the discussion section.

Discussions and Decisions

  1. SCS Journals Decision Support Service
    • Per the November 3rd discussion, the Operations Committee discusses how to bring information presented by SCS back to their consitutents.
    • Action: Rebecca, Alison, John, and Cheryle will begin drafting a slide-deck and survey. 
  2. EAST's Invitation to Rosemont
    • Action: Ben will draft a formal invitation (letter).
  3. Rosemont Access Principles
    • The Operations Committee confirms program-review draft of the Access Principles (as approved by Executive).
    • Action: The Access Principles will be presented to regional program governance groups for approval over the next three months.