College & Research Libraries – January 2024

The January 2024 issue of College & Research Libraries is now freely available online both as a full issue PDF and as individual articles. Visit the C&RL website for complete contents from 1939 to the present and follow C&RL on Facebook and Twitter for updates and discussion.

Guest Editorial

Amanda Nichols Hess, Kara Malenfant, and Nathan Hall. “Introduction to C&RL Topical Issue: Open and Equitable Scholarly Communications.”


Tatiana Bryant and Camille Thomas. “Black, Indigenous, and Faculty of Color Awareness of Open Access.”

Charlotte M. Johnson, Marc E. Ross, and Lauren B. Collister. “‘I Create Open Access My Own Way’: Perspectives on Open Access and Publishing Choices from Faculty at Regional Campuses at a R1 University.”

Ashley D.R. Sergiadis, Philip Smith, and Mohammad Moin Uddin. “How Equitable, Diverse, and Inclusive Are Open Educational Resources and Other Affordable Course Materials?

Harrison W. Inefuku, Curtis Brundy, and Sharla Lair. “Building Community: Supporting Minoritized Scholars through Library Publishing and Open and Equitable Revenue Models.”

Jessica Lange and Sarah Severson. “Organizational Structures and Relationships in Canadian, Noncommercial Journals: Supporting Scholar-Led Publishing.”

Rachel Borchardt, Teresa Schultz, and DeDe Dawson. “Financial and Other Perceived Barriers to Transitioning to an Equitable No-Publishing Fee Open Access Model: A Survey of LIS Journal Editors.”

Hannah Toombs, Hao Ye, and Perry Collins. “Toward a New Precedent in Open Grants: An Exploration of Shared Challenges and Benefits of Making Grant Proposals Open Access in the Academic and Public Spheres.”

Book Reviews

Cultural Heritage and the Campus Community: Academic Libraries and Museums in Collaboration, Alexia Hudson-Ward, Julie Rodrigues Widholm, and Scott Walter (eds.), Association of College and Research Libraries, 2022, 9780838936719, Softcover, 260 pages, $86.00. Reviewed by Elizabeth Call.

Integrated Library Planning: A New Model for Strategic and Dynamic Planning, Management and Assessment, Myka Kennedy Stephens, Association of College and Research Libraries Publications, 2023, Softcover, 160 pages, $62.00. Reviewed by Julene Jones.

Opening Ceremony: Inviting Inclusion into University Governance, Kathryn Johnson Gindlesparger, University of Minnesota Press, 2023, 9781517915926, softcover, 96 pages, $10.00, 9781452969947, eBook, $4.95. Reviewed by Austina Jordan.