According to this post on UCLA Newsroom “A world-class collection of political cartoons and caricatures created between 1690 and 2022 has been donated to UCLA Library by Michael and Susan Kahn.
“The Michael and Susan Kahn Political Cartoon Collection encompasses more than 1 million political cartoons and caricatures, from 11,000 drawings, prints, ephemera, bound and unbound periodicals, books and research, in 30 languages and from 59 countries. The collection is valued at $4.2 million. …”
MORE LIBRARY AND PUBLISHING NEWS FROM A VARIETY OF SOURCES
- IGI Global’s Open Access Journal Program Adds Four New Open Access Journals for Inauguration in 2024. …
- The Aspen Discovery 23.09 release focused on features our library partners have been asking for and includes more than 45 individual updates!
CONFERENCES, MEETINGS & WEBINARS
According to ACRL Insider those who are interested can “Join Choice at 1:00pm Central on Tuesday, September 26, for the webinar “Navigating Humanities and Social Sciences Consolidation in Scholarly Publishing.” This webinar centers on the notable trends observed in Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) publishing, focusing on sustainability and consolidation. Drawing inspiration from the Scholarly Kitchen article “Will Humanities and Social Sciences Publishing Consolidate?,” this webinar explores the challenges of efficiently operating a sustainable publishing enterprise, particularly in an era marked by uncertain revenue streams. …”