Gustavus Adolphus College

Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library

2019 CONTACT:
Barbara Fister, Academic Librarian
Phone: 507-933-7553
Email: fister@gustavus.edu

Program Overview

Publishing Activities Began: 2012
Location: United States
Organization: services distributed across library units/departments
Stage (1–5): 2 - Early
Open Access Focus (1–5): 5 - Completely
Program Advisory/Editorial Board: No

Staffing (in Full Time Equivalents):
  • Professional staff: 0.2
  • Paraprofessional staff: 0.2
  • Graduate students:
  • Undergraduates:
Funding Sources for Publishing Activities:
  • Library Materials Budget: %
  • Library Operating Budget: 100%
  • Non-library Campus Budget: %
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Publishing Activities

All Library Publishing Activities:
  • Monographs: 1

Open Access Publishing:
  • Monographs: 1

Highlights

Disciplinary Specialties:
  • local interest
Top Publications:
  • The Bards of Valley View (book)

Partners

Internal Partners: individual faculty


Technologies & Services

Media Formats:
  • text
Softwares & Platforms:
  • CONTENTdm
  • Pressbooks
  • WordPress

Additional Services:
  • author advisory – copyright
  • author advisory – other
  • digitization
  • print-on-demand
Service Vendors: Minitex-funded instance of PressBooks; OCLC

Additional Information

Plans for Expansion & Future Directions:
Promote PressBooks for student and faculty projects, examine textbooks/OER on campus, and host a digital humanities consultant next year.
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