Boston College Libraries
Digital ScholarshipGabriel Feldstein, Digital Publishing and Outreach Specialist
The Boston College Libraries’ publishing program showcases and preserves Boston College’s scholarly output in digital form and makes it freely accessible globally.
- Publishing activities began: 2006
- Location: United States
- Languages published: English
- Organization: centralized library publishing unit/department
- Stage of publishing efforts (1-3): 3 - Established
- Stage comments:
- Open access focus (1-5): 5 - Completely
- Program advisory/editorial board: No
- Peer reviewed journals: 75%
- Professional staff: 4
- Library operating budget: 100%
Publishing ActivitiesTypes of publications: conference papers and proceedings, student; datasets; electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs); journals, campus-based faculty-created; journals, campus-based student-created; journals, contracted by external groups; undergraduate capstones/honors theses.
|Conference papers and proceedings, faculty|
|Conference papers and proceedings, student||137||137|
|Educational resources (e.g., textbooks, course modules)|
|Electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs)||140||140|
|Journals, campus-based faculty-created||8||8|
|Journals, campus-based student-created||9||9|
|Journals, contracted by external groups||1||1|
|Journals, inactive back issues|
|Undergraduate capstones/honors theses||25||25|
2021: New publications from July 2020 to June 2021. 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 offer a combination of both open access and pay-access content.
- Information Technology and Libraries (journal)
- International Journal of African Higher Education (journal)
- Studies in Christian-Jewish Relations (journal)
- Journal of Marketing and Communication in Higher Education (journal)
- Dianoia (journal)
PartnersInternal partners: campus departments or programs
Openness to working with external partners: Open to working with any external partner
Part of a consortium that provides support for publishing?
Work with a university press?
Administer a university press?
Technologies & Services
- concept maps or other visualizations
- multimedia/interactive content
- data visualization
- DOI assignment/allocation of identifiers
- ISSN registry
- peer review management
- PKP Preservation Network