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arXiv’s 20th Anniversary Celebration

arXiv at 20: The Price for Success

September 23, 2011
Physical Sciences Building, Room 120

arXiv

Cornell University Library cordially invites you to a celebration of the twentieth anniversary of arXiv. Founded by Paul Ginsparg in August 1991, arXiv.org is internationally acknowledged as a pioneering and successful digital archive and open-access distribution service for research articles. The e-print repository has transformed the scholarly communication infrastructure of multiple fields of physics and plays an increasingly prominent role in a unified set of global resources for physics, mathematics, computer science, and related disciplines. arXiv currently holds over 700,000 e-prints and is visited by 400,000 distinct users per week. Since 2001, the service has been operated by Cornell University Library.

• 3:30pm-4:30pm: Paul Ginsparg, “arXiv at 20: The Price for Success”
Physical Sciences Building, Room 120
• 4:30pm-6:00pm: Reception
Physical Sciences Building, Baker Portico Atrium

RSVP appreciated: kcb2@cornell.edu

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