Duke University Libraries
ScholarWorks, a Center for Scholarly Publishing at Duke University LibrariesLiz Milewicz and Paolo Mangiafico, Co-Directors, Duke ScholarWorks
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
- Organization: services distributed across library units/departments
- Stage of publishing efforts (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
- Program advisory/editorial board: No
- Professional staff: 3
- Graduate students: 0.5
- Undergraduates: 0.5
- Library materials budget: 10%
- Library operating budget: 80%
- Grants: 10%
Publishing ActivitiesTypes of publications: conference papers and proceedings, faculty; datasets; electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs); expansive digital publications (digital humanities or other complex multimedia projects); monographs; technical/research reports; undergraduate capstones/honors theses; Preprints and open access versions of journal articles deposited in our institutional repository..
|Conference papers and proceedings, faculty||100|
|Conference papers and proceedings, student|
|Educational resources (e.g., textbooks, course modules)|
|Electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs)||500|
|Journals, campus-based faculty-created|
|Journals, campus-based student-created|
|Journals, contracted by external groups|
|Journals, inactive back issues|
|Undergraduate capstones/honors theses||100|
preprints and open access articles: 1,200
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.
PartnersInternal partners: campus departments or programs
Openness to working with external partners: Open to working with any external partner.
Best publications to refer to our program: Authors/editors who are members of the Duke University community.
Part of a consortium that provides support for publishing?
Work with a university press?
- University press partner: Duke University Press; TOME members
Technologies & Services
- multimedia/interactive content
- DOI distribution
- author advisory – copyright
- author advisory – other
- business model development
- data visualization
- dataset management
- DOI assignment/allocation of identifiers
- hosting of supplemental content