University of Sussex Open Press

University of Sussex Library

Academic Library · United Kingdom

University of Sussex Open Press

Suzanne Tatham, Associate Director

Program Overview

  • Publishing activities began: 2022
  • Stage of publishing efforts: 1 - Pilot
  • Open access focus: Central to mission
  • Portion of Open Access publications: All
  • Publishing Languages: English

Program Organization

  • Total staffing in Full Time Equivalents (FTE): 1.5
  • Individual people: 2
  • Funding sources: Charge backs/cost sharing, Library operating budget

Publishing Activities

  • Educational resources
  • Monographs

Open Educational Resources Publishing:
  • Open Educational Resources: 1
  • Peer-reviewed Open Educational Resources: 1


  • Internal partners:  Individual faculty
  • Other publishing entities administered by your library: No
  • Other publishing entities within your library’s parent institution: Yes
  • Program’s openness to working with external partners: Open to working with any external partner
  • Types of publications should other publishers refer to your program: Monographs, textbooks, teaching resources, edited collections, journals - across all disciplines
  • Part of a consortium which provides support for publishing? (e.g. platform, funding): No

Technologies & Services

Software & Platforms:
  • OJS
  • Pressbooks