COUPERIN est, depuis 2011, membre adhérent de l'UKSG aux côtés de 500 institutions réparties à travers le monde.
"UKSG is a registered charity and a company limited by guarantee. Our vision is to use our breadth of knowledge and influence to facilitate an efficient information chain, a better information experience for scholars, and a world where all members of the scholarly and professional information supply chain understand each other.
Our mission is to connect the information community and encourage the exchange of ideas on scholarly communication. We are the only organisation spanning the wide range of interests and activities across the scholarly information community of librarians, publishers, intermediaries and technology vendors.
In a dynamic environment, UKSG works to:
facilitate community integration, networking, discussion and exchange of ideas
improve members' knowledge of the scholarly information sector and support skills development
stimulate research and collaborative initiatives, encourage innovation and promote standards for good practice
disseminate news, information and publications, and raise awareness of services that support the scholarly information sector."
L'UKSG organise une conférence annuelle et des séminaires et formations annuelles, publie des rapports sur des points clés, gère une liste de discussion, publie le journal "Insights", une newsletter "serials e-news", etc.