Dalhousie University Libraries
Digital Initiatives2020 CONTACT:
Geoff Brown, Digital Scholarship Librarian
The Dalhousie Libraries’ Digital Initiatives Group works towards solutions for advancing a broad range of digital initiatives, including repository services, digitization, data, digital preservation, and digital collection development.
We collaborate with researchers, other units, and groups throughout the University and with local, national, and international partners.
Organization: services distributed across library units/departments
Stage (1-3): 3 - Established
Program Advisory/Editorial Board: No
Peer Reviewed Journals: 90%
Staffing (in Full Time Equivalents):
- Professional staff: 1.25
- Paraprofessional staff: 0.5
- Library Operating Budget: 100%
Publishing ActivitiesTypes of publications: campus-based faculty-driven journals; campus-based student-driven journals; ETDs; faculty conference papers and proceedings; journals produced under contract/MOU for external groups; technical/research reports; textbooks; undergraduate capstones/honors theses; Publications based on archival/special collection material; digital exhibits.
|Campus-based Faculty-driven Journal||13||15|
|Campus-based Student-driven Journals||4|
|Faculty Conference Papers and Proceedings|
|Journals for External Groups||2|
|Student Conference Papers and Proceedings|
|Undergraduate Capstones/Honors Theses|
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.
Other/Additional Publishing Activities:
- Library Publishing Activities: Publications based on archival/special collection material; digital exhibits
- The Dalhousie Review (journal)
- Canadian Journal for the Study of Adult Education (journal)
- Proceedings of the Nova Scotian Institute of Science (NSIS) (journal)
- Canadian Journal of Law and Technology (journal)
PartnersInternal Partners: campus departments or programs; individual faculty; graduate students; undergraduate students
Openess to Partners: Consider external partners if there is a tie to my institution (e.g. local editor of a journal for an external scholarly society)
Technologies & Services
- author advisory – copyright
- DOI assignment/allocation of identifiers
- ISBN registry
- ISSN registry
- PKP Preservation Network