Oklahoma State University

Edmon Low Library

Digital Library Services
United States

Primary Contact:
Nicole Sump-Crethar
Interim Head, Digital Library Services

Program Overview

To promote and make available research originating at Oklahoma State University, or the state of Oklahoma, available to all.

Year publishing activities began: 2006

Organization: centralized library publishing unit/department

Total FTE in support of publishing activities: professional staff (0.25); paraprofessional staff (0.75); undergraduate students (1)

Funding sources (%): library materials budget (100)

Stage of publishing efforts (1–5):

Open access focus (1–5):

Advisory/editorial board:

Publishing Activities

Library-administered university press publications in 2015:

Library publications in 2015: campus-based faculty-driven journals (3); journals produced under contract/MOU for external groups (4); ETDs (300)

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Media formats: text; images

Disciplinary specialties: Sociology; Biology; Education

Top publications: Oklahoma Native Plants; Oklahoma Water Resources Research Board Papers

Percentage of journals that are peer reviewed: 80

Percentage of journals assessing article processing charges (APCs):

Internal partners: campus departments or programs; individual faculty; graduate students

External partners: Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education; Oklahoma Sociological Society; Oklahoma Political Science Association; Oklahoma Native Plant Society; Oklahoma Water Resources Research Board

Publishing platform(s): CONTENTdm; OJS

Digital preservation strategy: in-house

Additional services: graphic design (print or web); marketing; training; analytics; author copyright advisory; digitization hosting of supplemental content

Additional Information

Plans for expansion/future directions:
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