Georgia Gwinnett College

Daniel J. Kaufman Library

Access Services

Catherine Jannik Downey, Head of Access Services
Phone: 678-407-5142

Program Overview

General Space is a program to gather, disseminate, and preserve the digital scholarship and creative output of Georgia Gwinnett College. This repository provides members of the community with a permanent outlet for their endeavors to be discovered, cited, and recognized throughout the world.

  • Publishing Activities Began: 2011
  • Location: United States
  • Languages published: English
  • Organization: centralized library publishing unit/department
  • Stage (1-3): 2 - Early
  • Stage Comments:
  • Open Access Focus (1-5): 5 - Completely
  • Program Advisory/Editorial Board: No
Staffing (in Full Time Equivalents):
  • Professional staff: 0.05
  • Undergraduates: 0.5
Funding Sources for Publishing Activities:
  • Library Operating Budget: 100%

Publishing Activities

Types of publications: conference papers and proceedings, faculty; educational resources (ex. textbooks, course modules); monographs; newsletters; undergraduate capstones/honors theses.

  2020 Open Access Paid Hybrid
Conference papers and proceedings, faculty
Conference papers and proceedings, student
Educational resources (ex. textbooks, course modules) 5
Electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs)
Journals, campus-based faculty-created
Journals, campus-based student-created
Journals, contracted by external groups
Journals, inactive back-issues
Monographs 1
Newsletters 123 123
Technical/Research Reports
Undergraduate Capstones/Honors Theses 9 9

2020: New publications from July 2019 to June 2020. 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.


Top Publications:
  • Business Law: An Introduction (textbook)


Internal Partners: campus departments or programs

Openness to working with external partners: Only work with internal partners

Part of a consortium that provides support for publishing? yes
  • Name of consortium: Georgia Library Learning Online (GALILEO)
  • Type of support: The Georgia Knowledge Repository is a project of GALILEO and consortial pricing is procured for hosted repository solutions if desired.
Work with a university press? no

Administer a university press? no

Technologies & Services

Media Formats:
  • audio
  • images
  • text
  • video
Softwares & Platforms:
  • DSpace