October 1, 2014
Yesterday SPARC’s Director of Open Education Nicole Allen testified at a New York City Council Higher Education Committee Hearing on Reducing the Cost of College Textbooks.
CUNY’s University Dean for Libraries and Information Resources Curtis L. Kendrick also testified. His testimony is available here.
SPARC has four member libraries in New York City: Columbia University, CUNY, New York University, and Rockefeller University.
Photo: Nicole Allen with New York City Council Higher Education Committee Chairperson Inez Barron following the hearing. (CC BY 4.0)