University of Minnesota

University of Minnesota Libraries

Content and Collections Division
United States

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Program Overview

Year publishing activities began: 2006

Organization: services are distributed across library units/departments

Total FTE in support of publishing activities:

Funding sources (%): library operating budget (50); endowment income (25); grants (25)

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 conference papers and proceedings (2520); ETDs (680); working papers; blogs; online dictionary

Number of open access titles:

Number of paid titles:

Number of hybrid titles:

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

Disciplinary specialties:

Top publications:

Percentage of journals that are peer reviewed:

Percentage of journals assessing article processing charges (APCs):

Internal partners: individual faculty

External partners:

Publishing platform(s): CONTENTdm; DSpace; MovableType; Drupal

Digital preservation strategy: CLOCKSS; DuraCloud/DSpace; HathiTrust; Portico; Omeka

Additional services: training; analytics; metadata; open URL support; dataset management; contract/license preparation; author copyright advisory; other author advisory; digitization; hosting of supplemental content; audio/video streaming

Additional Information

Plans for expansion/future directions: Currently developing a program in a new division.
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