Thursday 30 January 2020

PLS: Collective Licensing in the UK for academic and learned journal publishers

Free webinar for ALPSP publisher members and publishers signed up to PLS.

Thursday 30 January 2020, 15:00 (GMT) start – for approximately one hour.

ALPSP Membersplease login to access the booking link.

Presenters from Publishers' Licensing Services (PLS), the Copyright Licensing Agency (CLA) and Authors' Licensing and Collecting Society (ALCS) will cover the following topics from the perspective of academic and learned journal publishers:

  • What collective licensing is and how it works
  • Who collects licensing revenue and how it gets distributed to publishers
  • CLA licensing – latest developments
  • Payments to authors
  • How to ensure you get the most from collective licensing
  • How you can manage your online account most effectively
  • Other services that PLS offers to help your organisation


photo Clare Zubowska Clare Zubkowska, Publisher Relations Executive, PLS
photo Tom West Tom West, Chief Operating Officer, PLS
photo James Bennett James Bennett, Head of Rights & Licensing, CLA
photo Jack Johnson Jack Johnson, Senior Researcher, ALCS

ALPSP Members - please login to access the booking link.

For further information, please contact Robert Stein (

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