University of Florida

George A. Smathers Libraries

Digital Library Center;
United States

Primary Contact:
Judy Russell
Dean of University Libraries

Program Overview

Year publishing activities began:

Organization: services are distributed across library units/departments

Total FTE in support of publishing activities:

Funding sources (%):

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 (1); journals produced under contract/MOU for external groups (4); newsletters (1); ETDs (1152); databases (14)

Number of open access titles:

Number of paid titles:

Number of hybrid titles:

Media formats: text; images; audio; video; data; concept maps/modeling maps/visualizations

Disciplinary specialties: Caribbean studies; entomology; African studies; psychology; physical therapy

Top publications: ARL PD Bank (database); Vodou Archive (digital scholarship database and archive); African Studies Quarterly (journal); Interamerican Journal of Psychology (journal); Florida Entomologist (journal); Journal of Undergraduate Research (journal)

Percentage of journals that are peer reviewed: 100

Percentage of journals assessing article processing charges (APCs):

Internal partners: campus departments or programs; individual faculty

External partners: Florida Virtual Campus (FLVC); Internet Archive; Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC); University Press of Florida; Florida Museum of Natural History

Publishing platform(s): OJS/OCS/OMP; locally developed software (SobekCM)

Digital preservation strategy: FCLA DAITSS; in-house

Additional services: outreach; analytics; cataloging; metadata; dataset management; author copyright advisory; digitization; hosting of supplemental content

Additional Information

Plans for expansion/future directions:
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