University of Texas @ Arlington

University of Texas @ Arlington Libraries

Digital Creation
United States

Primary Contact:
Ramona Holmes
Dept Head of Digital Creation

Program Overview

In process of developing outside out work with ETDs. Expanding publishing options, so I cannot provide this at this time.

Year publishing activities began: 2007

Organization: centralized library publishing unit/department

Total FTE in support of publishing activities: professional staff (1); paraprofessional staff (0.5)

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

Stage of publishing efforts (1–5):

Open access focus (1–5):

Advisory/editorial board:

Publishing Activities

Library-administered university press publications in 2015:

Library publications in 2015: campus-based faculty-driven journals (1); campus-based student-driven journals (1); monographs (1); technical/research reports (120); newsletters (4); ETDs (388)

Number of open access titles:

Number of paid titles:

Number of hybrid titles:

Media formats: text; images; audio; video

Disciplinary specialties: Education; Service Learning; Trans-Atlantic history; Linguistics; Math

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

External partners: Texas Digital Library hosts our OJS platform.

Publishing platform(s): CONTENTdm; DSpace; OJS; OCS

Digital preservation strategy: DuraCloud; DPN; Through Texas digital Library hosted service

Additional services: graphic design (print or web) copy-editing cataloging; metadata ISSN registry; ISBN registry peer review management; author copyright advisory; digitization; audio/video streaming

Additional Information

Plans for expansion/future directions: Creation of an open access digital press. Currently migrating 2 journals to library's digital press utilizing OJS. Two new journals are in development. One (and first) e-monograph to be published in the fall.
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