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ScholarWorks, a Center for Scholarly Publishing at Duke University Libraries

Paolo Mangiafico, Scholarly Communication Strategist
Email: scholarworks@duke.edu

Program Summary

The Center’s mission is to make scholarly publishing better—more sustainable, fair, and open—with a particular focus on helping Duke researchers realize the creative potential of their scholarly work, increase their reach and impact, and in turn help us all more effectively put knowledge in the service of society.

  • Publishing Activities Began: 2007
  • Location: United States
  • Stage (1-3): 3 - Established
  • Stage Comments: We advise on and guide the planning and development of open access publications, some of which are taken on as partnerships with the Libraries (e.g., Project Vox, http://projectvox.org/, and SNCC Digital Gateway, https://snccdigital.org/). We have partnerships with Duke University Press, and work with other internal and external partners and service providers to help Duke researchers find the right fit for their goals.
  • Open Access Focus (1-5): 4 - Very Important