PLS distributed more than £38 million to publishers in the UK in 2018/19 from its collective licensing scheme. The seminars and webinars will cover:
Who are these seminars and webinars for?
They are for publishers from all sectors and any other organisation whose business might include publishing content, including those recently signed up with PLS for collective licensing, individuals new to a role that includes responsibility for collective licensing; and those who would like a refresher on how collective licensing works.
What attendees have said
“The PLS introductory sessions were informative, I wish I had attended earlier.”
"As an introductory session it was enlightening. It raises lots of questions for us as publishers to address."
Are there limits on how many people from my organisation can attend the same session?
Yes, no more than three people from the same organisation can attend a seminar at the same time.
There are no limits on the number of people from the same organisation who can attend a webinar at the same time.
The seminars and webinars are free to attend.
Overview of Collective Licensing in the UK for academic and journal publishers
Date: 30 January 2020
Time: 3:00 pm, finishing at approximately 4:00 pm
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Introduction to Collective Licensing for all publishers
Date: 12 February 2020
Time: 2:00 pm for a 2:15 pm start, finishing at approximately 4:15 pm
Venue: PLS, Shackleton House, Hay's Galleria, opposite London Bridge Station, SE1 2HX
Further seminars and webinars to be announced