Georgia College & State University
Ina Dillard Russell Library
The Corinthian2020 CONTACT:
Jennifer Townes, Scholarly Communication Librarian
The Ina Dillard Russell Library is committed to recognizing the scholarly achievements of Georgia College by providing publishing opportunities for undergraduate and graduate Georgia College students, as well as faculty. Student and faculty research is published in the institutional repository, “The Knowledge Box.” Emphasis is on interdisciplinary work aimed at an academic audience. Papers can contribute to the scholarly conversation by reporting critical empirical results in science and mathematics, by developing social science theories, or by exploring descriptive literary and artistic motifs and arguments. The Russell Library is a supporter of Open Access, a publication model that enables the dissemination of research articles to the community without restriction.
Location: United States
Organization: services distributed across library units/departments
Stage (1-3): 1 - Pilot
Open Access Focus (1-5): 4 - Very Important
Program Advisory/Editorial Board: No
Peer Reviewed Journals: 100%
Staffing (in Full Time Equivalents):
- Professional staff: 3
- Undergraduates: 2
- Library Operating Budget: 100%
Publishing ActivitiesTypes of publications: campus-based student-driven journals; ETDs; student conference papers and proceedings; DNP Clinical Research projects; items from Special Collections.
|Campus-based Faculty-driven Journal|
|Campus-based Student-driven Journals||1||1|
|Faculty Conference Papers and Proceedings|
|Journals for External Groups|
|Student Conference Papers and Proceedings||1||2|
|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: DNP Clinical Research projects; items from Special Collections
- The Corinthian (journal)
- English and rhetoric
- social sciences
PartnersInternal Partners: individual faculty; 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
- bepress (Digital Commons)
- author advisory – copyright
- hosting of supplemental content
- Digital preservation services under discussion
Additional InformationPlans for Expansion & Future Directions:
The Ina Dillard Russell Library will continue to develop the undergraduate research journal, The Corinthian, and future directions include hosting subject-specific journals and all ETDs produced by the campus.
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