State University of New York at Binghamton (SUNY)

Binghamton University Libraries

Assessment and Scholarly Communications

Elizabeth Brown, Director of Assessment and Scholarly Communications
Phone: 607-237-1937

Program Overview

Disseminate scholarly works with a connection to Binghamton University.

  • Publishing Activities Began: 2016
  • Location: United States
  • Languages published: English, Spanish
  • Organization: centralized library publishing unit/department
  • Stage (1-3): 3 - Established
  • Stage Comments:
  • Open Access Focus (1-5): 4 - Very Important
  • Program Advisory/Editorial Board: No
  • Peer Reviewed Journals: 100%
Staffing (in Full Time Equivalents):
  • Professional staff: 1
Funding Sources for Publishing Activities:
  • Library Materials Budget: 98%
  • Charge Backs: 2%

Publishing Activities

Types of publications: journals, campus-based faculty-created; newsletters.

  2020 Open Access Paid Hybrid
Conference papers and proceedings, faculty
Conference papers and proceedings, student
Educational resources (ex. textbooks, course modules)
Electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs)
Journals, campus-based faculty-created 4 4 1
Journals, campus-based student-created
Journals, contracted by external groups
Journals, inactive back-issues
Newsletters 1 1
Technical/Research Reports
Undergraduate Capstones/Honors Theses

2020: New publications from July 2019 to June 2020. 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 offer a combination of both open access and pay-access content.


Top Publications:
  • Gobernar, The Journal of Latin American Public Policy and Governance (journal)
  • Northeast Historical Archaeology (journal)
  • Northeast Journal of Complex Systems (NEJCS) (journal)
  • Binghamton University Undergraduate Journal of Research and Creative Activity (journal)
  • The Society for Ancient Greek Philosophy (newletter)
Disciplinary Specialties:
  • philosophy
  • systems science
  • public policy
  • archaeology


Internal Partners: campus departments or programs

Openness to working with external partners: Consider external partners if there is a tie to my institution (e.g. local editor of a journal for an external scholarly society)

Part of a consortium that provides support for publishing? no

Work with a university press? no

Administer a university press? no

Technologies & Services

Media Formats:
  • audio
  • data
  • images
  • multimedia/interactive content
  • text
  • video
Softwares & Platforms:
  • Digital Commons (bepress)

Additional Services:
  • author advisory – copyright
  • DOI assignment/allocation of identifiers
  • hosting of supplemental content
  • ISSN registry
  • peer review management
Digital Preservation Strategy:
  • Rosetta
Service Vendors: Crossref - DOI registration; Library of Congress - ISSN registration; bepress/Elsevier - analytics

Additional Information

Plans for Expansion & Future Directions:
Continue to work with faculty, staff, and students to publish peer-reviewed content.
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