University of Hawaii at Manoa

University of Hawaii at Manoa Libraries

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Primary Contact:
Beth Tillinghast
Web Support Librarian, Institutional Repositories Manager

Program Overview

Though the University of Hawaii at Manoa currently does not have a formal library publishing program, our library is involved in providing publishing services through the various collections hosted in our institutional repository, ScholarSpace. We provide the hosting services for numerous department journal publications, conference proceedings, technical reports, department newsletters, as well as open access to some dissertations and theses. The publishing activities are consistent with our mission of acquiring, organizing, preserving, and providing access to information resources vital to the learning, teaching, and research mission of the University of Hawaii at Manoa.

Year publishing activities began: 2007

Organization: services are distributed across campus

Total FTE in support of publishing activities: library staff (0.1); graduate students (0.2)

Funding sources (%): library operating budget (90); non-library campus budget (5); charge backs (5)

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 (5); student-driven journals (1); technical/research reports (20); faculty conference papers and proceedings (5); newsletters (12); databases (5); ETDs (3000); undergraduate capstone/honors theses (1); datasets

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Number of paid titles:

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

Disciplinary specialties: language documentation; social work; entomology; Pacific Islands culture; Southeast Asian culture

Top publications: Language Documentation and Conservation (journal); Ethnobotany Research and Applications (journal); The Contemporary Pacific (journal); Journal of Indigenous Social Development (journal); Explorations (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; graduate students

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Publishing platform(s): Dspace

Digital preservation strategy: Archive-It; Portico; in-house

Additional services: DOI assignment/allocation of identifiers; dataset management; author copyright advisory; digitization; hosting of supplemental content

Additional Information

Plans for expansion/future directions:
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