SPARC Resources

Igniting Change in Scholarly Communication: SPARC, Its Past, Present, and Future, Mary Case, Director, Office of Scholarly Communications, Association of Research Libraries, Advances in Librarianship, Vol. 26 [PDF]

SPARC Whitepaper, Rick Johnson, SPARC Director. Written in 2000 presenting SPARC’s purpose and priorities.

Electronic Genesis: E-Journals in the Sciences
Alison Buckholtz, Academe, September/October 1999
The Future of Scholarly Communication in the Humanities: Adaptation or Transformation?
Richard Johnson, a program presented by the Council of Editors of Learned Journals as part of the Modern Language Association Annual Convention, December, 2004. [PDF]
Institutional Repositories: Partnering with Faculty to Enhance Scholarly Communication
Richard Johnson, D-Lib Magazine, November 2002.
Open Access: Unlocking the Value of Scientific Research
Rick Johnson, SPARC Director, presented at The New Challenge for Research Libraries: Collection Management and Stratedgic Access to Digital Resources conference (preprint), University of Oklahoma Libraries. March 2004. [PDF]
Returning Scientific Publishing to Scientists. Alison Buckholtz. The Journal of Electronic Publishing, July 2001.

The Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition: An evolving agenda, Heather Joseph, SPARC Executive Director. Published in C&RL News, February 2006.