University of Hong Kong

University Libraries

Technical Services
hub.hku.hk
Hong Kong

Primary Contact:
David T. Palmer
Associate University Librarian
+852-3921-2921

Program Overview

We make highly visible the research and researchers of our university through our efforts, in the expectation that new offers of collaboration, contract research, employment, and so forth will be received from the government, industry, and society.

Year publishing activities began: 2005

Organization: services are distributed across campus

Total FTE in support of publishing activities: library staff (5)

Funding sources (%): library operating budget (80); grants (20)

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); ETDs (1500); undergraduate capstone/honors theses (500)

Number of open access titles:

Number of paid titles:

Number of hybrid titles:

Media formats: text; images; audio; video

Disciplinary specialties: social sciences

Top publications:

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; undergraduate students

External partners:

Publishing platform(s): Dspace

Digital preservation strategy: in-house; digital preservation services under discussion

Additional services: cataloging; metadata; DOI assignment/allocation of identifiers

Additional Information

Plans for expansion/future directions:
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