Digital Scholarship2020 CONTACT:
Sarah Melton, Head, Digital Scholarship
The Boston College Libraries’ publishing program showcases and preserves Boston College’s scholarly output in digital form and makes it freely accessible globally.
Location: United States
Organization: centralized library publishing unit/department
Stage (1-3): 3 - Established
Open Access Focus (1-5): 5 - Completely
Program Advisory/Editorial Board: No
Peer Reviewed Journals: 70%
Staffing (in Full Time Equivalents):
- Professional staff: 4
- Library Operating Budget: 100%
Publishing ActivitiesTypes of publications: conference papers and proceedings, faculty; databases; electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs); journals, campus-based faculty-created; journals, campus-based student-created; journals, contracted by external groups; newsletters; undergraduate capstones/honors theses.
|Campus-based Faculty-driven Journal||7||7||0||0|
|Campus-based Student-driven Journals||7||7||0||0|
|Faculty Conference Papers and Proceedings|
|Journals for External Groups||2||0||2|
|Student Conference Papers and Proceedings|
|Undergraduate Capstones/Honors Theses||24||21||0|
2019: New publications from July 2018 to June 2019. Journals include titles actively publishing during the date range. Other publication types include items that were published or added to repositories for the first time within the date range.
OA/Paid/Hybrid: Publications currently published and/or available online. OA (open access) publications do not include counts for hybrid publications. Hybrid publications are those that may be offered in some form as OA, but are also available as a paid version.
PartnersInternal Partners: campus departments or programs; individual faculty; graduate students; undergraduate students
Openess to Partners: Open to working with any external partner
Technologies & Services
- concept maps or other visualizations
- multimedia/interactive content
- author advisory – other
- data visualization
- dataset management
- DOI assignment/allocation of identifiers
- graphic design (print or web)
- image services
- ISSN registry