Seattle Pacific University

Seattle Pacific University Library

Scholarly Communications
United States

Primary Contact:
Kristen Hoffman
Psychology and Scholarly Communication Librarian
206-281-2423

Program Overview

The SPU Library Scholarly Communications program, in collaboration with the Center for Scholarship and Faculty Development, exists to enhance the library’s role in the discovery, creation, and sharing of faculty and student scholarship at Seattle Pacific University.

Year publishing activities began: 2014

Organization: services are distributed across campus

Total FTE in support of publishing activities: professional staff (0.5)

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Stage of publishing efforts (1–5):

Open access focus (1–5):

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Publishing Activities

Library-administered university press publications in 2015:

Library publications in 2015: ETDs (9)

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Media formats: text; images; audio; video

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Internal partners: campus departments or programs

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Publishing platform(s): bepress (Digital Commons)

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Additional services: training metadata; author copyright advisory; audio/video streaming

Additional Information

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