Southern Utah University

Gerald R. Sherratt Library

SUU Press

2019 CONTACT:
Abigail Lochtefeld, SUU Press & Design Analyst
Phone: 435-865-8733
Email: abigaillochtefeld@suu.edu

Program Overview

SUU Press was founded in 1985 as a not-for-profit publisher of scholarly books of regional interest. We have since added the Journal of the Wooden O, a journal which supports the Utah Shakespeare Festival, and Experiential Learning and Teaching in Higher Education (ELTHE).

Publishing Activities Began: 1985
Location: United States
Organization: centralized library publishing unit/department
Stage (1–5): 3 - Developmental
Open Access Focus (1–5): 2 - Somewhat Important
Program Advisory/Editorial Board: No
Peer Reviewed Journals: 100%

Staffing (in Full Time Equivalents):
  • Professional staff: 1
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Publishing Activities

All Library Publishing Activities:
  • Journals Produced for External Groups: 2

Paid Publishing:
  • Journals Produced for External Groups: 2

Highlights

Disciplinary Specialties:
  • Experiential Learning
  • Shakespeare Studies
  • Local History
Top Publications:
  • Experiential Learning and Teaching in Higher Education: A Journal for Engaged Educators (ELTHE)
  • Journal of the Wooden O
  • Jim Jones: Recent Paintings
  • George the Handcart Boy
  • Anthem for a Burnished Land: What We Leave in This Desert of Work and Words

Partners



Best publications to refer to our program: Utah Shakespeare Festival; National Society of Experiential Education; Experiential Learning Leadership Institute

Technologies & Services

Media Formats:
  • text

Additional Services:
  • author advisory – copyright
  • cataloging
  • copy-editing
  • digitization
  • ISBN registry
  • ISSN registry
  • marketing
  • outreach
  • peer review management
  • print-on-demand
  • typesetting