The 2022 Digital Commons North American Conference will be held online November 9-10, 2022.

See the agenda below and sign up here: 2022 Registration Link


More details coming soon.

Day 1- Wednesday, November 9th, 2022
9:00AM-2:00PM PT |12:00PM-5:00PM ET

A Warm Welcome

Session 1
Digital Commons Product Roadmap
The Digital Commons product team will share overviews of the roadmaps for each of the Digital Commons modules.

Session 2
IR Stories for the Digital Commons Community
Join us for a series of inspirational and educational lightning talks by members of the Digital Commons community, for members of the Digital Commons community.
If you would like to submit a proposal for a lightning talk, please complete the submission here by Friday, October 7.

Session 3
3-2-1-Launch! Building Out-of-this-World Exhibits with DCX
Want to explore new worlds for your outstanding collections? Need a way to keep all your institutions’ exhibits within the orbit of the library? Learn from some of the Digital Commons community’s intrepid DCX explorers who are traveling to where no one has gone before to create out-of-this-world exhibits!

Networking Session
Come greet, meet/reconnect with the DC Team and other Digital Commons community members like yourself.

Day 2- Thursday, November 10, 2022
9:00AM-2:00PM PT |12:00PM-5:00PM ET

Session 1
DC All-Stars
In this community-favorite event, we celebrate the creativity and successes of the DC Community. Four IR and journal superstars are recognized for their unique journeys and best-practices in building thriving IR and journals programs.

Session 2
Digital Commons Data: Not Just a Dataset Publishing Tool
Novel approaches for using DC Data to help with Research Data Management will be presented.

Session 3
Publishing Roundtable
Join a group of DC editors and publishers in a conversation about building impactful journals and publishing programs. Topics of discussion include:

  • Professionalize your journals: key actions to take
  • What to consider when launching a library publishing program
  • How to prepare your journal for the indexing process
  • Marketing and social media
  • Next Generation journals: new trends in the journal landscape

Session 4
Feedback Session
A feedback session where DC users can come to meet the DC team, ask questions, network, and share feedback as a group. Feel free to relax and chat in an open session where users can start conversations, learn about roadmap items, and get to know the DC team and how we work!

Networking Session
Come greet, meet/reconnect with the DC Team and other Digital Commons community members like yourself.