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PALEO NEWS:       Our online, open-access publication Paleontological Contributions is now accessible through BioOne. Inclusion in the BioOne family of publications allows for greater global awareness of the publication and its contents, while maintaining the open-access convenience of shared academic publications. Paleontological Contributions will also remain freely available on the KU Libraries SholarWorks site.

AND THAT'S NOT ALL:       The Paleontological Institute is pleased to announce the publication of two recent articles in Treatise Online.

Desmond T. Donovan, Dirk Fuchs. 2016.
Part M, Chapter 13: Fossilized Soft Tissues in Coleoidea
Treatise Online 73:1–30, 17 fig., 1 table. $25.95.

Rodney M. Feldmann, Carrie E. Schweitzer, Hiroaki Karasawa. 2016.
Part R, Revised, Volume 1, Chapter 8J: Systematic Descriptions: Infraorder Astacidea
Treatise Online 74:1–28, 22 fig. $24.95.

BUT WAIT, THERE'S MORE:       The Paleontological Institute has established a fund in memory of Jill Hardesty, our late Deputy Director. Contributed funds will be used to support authors of the Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology. For more information and to make a contribution to the Jill Hardesty Memorial Author Support fund, please follow this link: paleo.ku.edu/jhfund.html

Furthermore, the Paleontological Institute would like to welcome Elizabeth Black to our staff as the new Assistant Editor of the Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Treatise Online and Paleontological Contributions. Liz was formerly Outreach Program Manager and Instructor at the The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Kansas. She is also the author of the novel “Buffalo Spirits” published by Story Line Press in 2004.

   Last Updated 2/12/2016