College at Brockport, State University of New York

Drake Memorial Library

Library Technology
United States

Primary Contact:
Kim Myers
Digital Repository Specialist
585-395-2742

Program Overview

Year publishing activities began: 2012

Organization: services are distributed across library units/departments

Total FTE in support of publishing activities: library staff (1)

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

Stage of publishing efforts (1–5):

Open access focus (1–5):

Advisory/editorial board:

Publishing Activities

Library-administered university press publications in 2014:

Library publications in 2014: faculty-driven journals (1); student-driven journals (2); monographs (1); technical/research reports (140); faculty conference papers and proceedings (7); student conference papers and proceedings (35); newsletters (7); databases (1); ETDs (495); undergraduate capstone/honors theses (85)

Number of open access titles:

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Media formats: text; images; audio; video; data

Disciplinary specialties: kinesiology; sports science; physical education; education; counselor education; philosophy; English

Top publications: Counselor Education master’s theses; Education master’s theses; technical reports from the Water Research Community; Dissenting Voices (journal); Journal of Literary Onomastic Studies (journal)

Percentage of journals that are peer reviewed: 33

Percentage of journals assessing article processing charges (APCs):

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

External partners:

Publishing platform(s): bepress (Digital Commons)

Digital preservation strategy: LOCKSS

Additional services: copy-editing; marketing; training; cataloging; metadata; ISSN registration; author copyright advisory; digitization; hosting of supplemental content

Additional Information

Plans for expansion/future directions: Expanding in the ETD arena; working with the Graduate School to automate the publication of our master’s theses as they are produced.
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