This is the slide deck used for the concurrent panel session entitled Libraries United in Opening New Scholarly Platforms. This panel presentation was given at the Force 2016 Conference held in Portland, OR on April 18, 2016. The panelists were Chris Keene, Varsha Khodiyar/Susanna Sansone, Maria Bonn, and Daniel Mietchen. At the conference Varsha Khodiyar's presentation was given by Susanna Sansone due to technical difficulties. The panel co-chairs were Steve Van Tuyl and Robert H. McDonald.