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Paul Johnson

Paul Johnson

Associate Director (Collections, Planning and Research), University of Reading Library

Paul Johnson is an Associate Director at the University of Reading Library, where he has responsibility for strategic leadership across the areas of Collections, Planning and Research. He is particularly interested in the alignment of scholarly communications and collections services as we make the transition towards Open Access.

Within the UK he has been a member of the RLUK Associate Directors Network since 2015, and in 2019 became the first co-convenor for a new network for RLUK, the Collections Strategy Network. He is also a member of the SCONUL Statistics Steering Group.

Paul completed the LIBER Emerging Leaders programme in 2018 and following this joined the LIBER Open Access Working Group. He became the LIBER representative for the SCOSS Advisory Board in 2019.