May 12, 2008
Learned Societies' Gathering Delves Into Political and Publishing Challenges
Legal and political obstacles facing international scholars and the effects of the Internet revolution on scholarly communication topped the agenda at the 2008 conference of the American Council of Learned Societies here. The two-day gathering, which ended on Saturday, brought together delegates and chief administrative officers from the association's constituent societies.
Case Studies in Frustration
At one panel, on "Barriers to International