University of Oklahoma

University of Oklahoma Libraries

Repository Services
United States

Primary Contact:
David Corbly
Director, Repository Services
405 325 6878

Program Overview

The University of Oklahoma Libraries supports platforms for open access journal and book publishing. We seek publishing partners who: wish to publish open access journals; wish to publish open access books in the history of science; utilize an internationally/nationally recognized editorial board; have the resources and staff to publish in a timely manner on a regular schedule; seek to publish original scholarly content; are selective in accepting quality content for publication via a rigorous peer-review process.

Year publishing activities began: 2013

Organization: services are distributed across library units/departments

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

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

Stage of publishing efforts (1–5):

Open access focus (1–5):

Advisory/editorial board:

Publishing Activities

Library-administered university press publications in 2016: campus-based faculty-driven journals (1)

Library publications in 2016: campus-based faculty driven journals (1); ETDs (215)

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Media formats: text

Disciplinary specialties: children's & young adult literature; American politics; higher ed athletics

Top publications: American Review of Politics; Study and Scrutiny: Research on Young Adult Literature

Percentage of journals that are peer reviewed: 100

Percentage of journals assessing article processing charges (APCs):

Internal partners: campus departments or programs

External partners:

Publishing platform(s): DSpace; Islandora; OJS

Digital preservation strategy: Amazon Glacier; Amazon S3; Archive-It; in-house

Additional services: graphic design (print or web); marketing; outreach; training; analytics; cataloging; metadata; notification of A&I sources; ISSN registry; DOI assignment/allocation of identifiers; open URL support; dataset management; author copyright advisory; digitization

Additional Information

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