Publications Committee
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To administer and oversee the publishing activities of the Society.

Ongoing publications include:

  • Planetarian, the society's journal, Sharon Shanks, executive editor;
  • The IPS Website, Alan Gould, webmaster;
  • The society's world-wide planetarium directory, Dale Smith, editor;
  • Proceedings of the Society's biennial conference; and
  • The IPS social media presence on Facebook and Twitter, with Anna Green as editor.

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The committee also oversees occasional special publications and reports and the Society's membership brochure.



Dr. Dale Smith, Chair
BGSU Planetarium, 104 Overman Hall
Physics &Astronomy Dept
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, Ohio 43403 USA
(1) 419 372 8666
(1) 419 372 9938 fax

Sharon Shanks Sharon Shanks, Planetarian Executive Editor
484 Canterbury Lane
Boardman, Ohio 44512 USA
(1) 330 783-9341
 Alan Gould

Alan Gould, IPS Webmaster
Lawrence Hall of Science Planetarium
University of California
Berkeley California 94720-5200 USA


 Anna Green

Anna Green, Social Media Editor
James S. McDonnell Planetarium
Saint Louis Science Center
St. Louis, Missouri 631100

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