University of Texas at Arlington

University of Texas at Arlington Libraries

Ramona Holmes
United States

Primary Contact:
Faedra Wills
Digital Project Librarian

Program Overview

To provide Open Access and increase the resonance of scholarship at the University of Texas at Arlington.

Year publishing activities began: 2007

Organization: services are distributed across library units/departments

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

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 2016:

Library publications in 2016: campus-based faculty driven journals (1); campus-based student driven journals (1); journals produced under contract/MOU for external groups (1); monographs (1); faculty conference papers and proceedings (1); newsletters (1); ETDs (400)

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Media formats: text; images; audio; video; multimedia/interactive content

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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:

Publishing platform(s): DSpace; OJS; OCS

Digital preservation strategy: in-house

Additional services: graphic design (print or web)outreach; training; analytics; cataloging; metadata; ISSN registry; ISBN registry; contract/license preparation; author copyright advisory; digitization; image services

Additional Information

Plans for expansion/future directions: Saturation of scholarly communication education and support for faculty, graduate and undergraduate students.
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