Iowa State University
Iowa State University Library
Iowa State University Digital Press2020 CONTACT:
Harrison W. Inefuku, Scholarly Publishing Services Librarian
In support of Iowa State University’s land-grant mission to spread knowledge beyond campus walls, the Iowa State University Digital Press aims to: facilitate broad dissemination of knowledge through Open Access publishing and promotion; provide increased opportunities for Iowa State University faculty, students, and staff to share their research; publish quality scholarship in alignment with the university’s curricular and research strengths; and diversify the voices, identities, and perspectives represented in the published record.
Location: United States
Organization: centralized library publishing unit/department
Stage (1-3): 2 - Early
Open Access Focus (1-5): 5 - Completely
Program Advisory/Editorial Board: No
Peer Reviewed Journals: 100%
Staffing (in Full Time Equivalents):
- Professional staff: 1
- Library Materials Budget: 100%
Publishing ActivitiesTypes of publications: conference papers and proceedings, faculty; conference papers and proceedings, student; educational resources (ex. textbooks, course modules); journals, campus-based faculty-created; monographs; newsletters.
|Campus-based Faculty-driven Journal|
|Campus-based Student-driven Journals||1||1|
|Faculty Conference Papers and Proceedings||4||5|
|Journals for External Groups||1|
|Student Conference Papers and Proceedings||1||1|
|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.
- Journal of Critical Thought and Praxis (journal)
- International Textile and Apparel Association Annual Conference Proceedings (conference proceedings)
- Iowa State University Animal Industry Report (report)
- International Symposium on the Epidemiology and Control of Biological, Chemical and Physical Hazards in Pigs and Pork (conference proceedings)
- agriculture and life sciences
- libraries and archives
PartnersInternal Partners: campus departments or programs; individual faculty; graduate students; undergraduate students
Openess to Partners: Open to working with any external partner
Best publications to refer to our program: Open access journals, conference proceedings, and monograph proposals in subject areas covered by Iowa State University.
Technologies & Services
- multimedia/interactive content
- Janeway, PubPub
- DOI distribution
- author advisory – copyright
- author advisory – other
- contract/license preparation
- DOI assignment/allocation of identifiers
- graphic design (print or web)
- hosting of supplemental content
- ISSN registry
- peer review management
- Digital preservation services under discussion
Additional InformationPlans for Expansion & Future Directions:
We are working on expanding our services for societies and organizations and growing our textbook and monograph publishing.
ETDs and undergraduate capstones and theses are made available through the library's Digital Repository.