University of Utah

J. Willard Marriott Library

Information Technologies
United States

Primary Contact:
John Herbert
Head-Digital Ventures

Program Overview

Our mission is under development. We remain in “pilot mode”.

Year publishing activities began: 2010

Organization: services are distributed across library units/departments

Total FTE in support of publishing activities: professional 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 2015:

Library publications in 2015: campus-based faculty-driven journals (3); campus-based student-driven journals (6); textbooks (1); ETDs (100)

Number of open access titles:

Number of paid titles:

Number of hybrid titles:

Media formats: text; images; audio; video; concept maps, modeling, maps, or other visualizations

Disciplinary specialties: Law; Environmental Studies; Foreign Languages; Political Science

Top publications: Utah Law Review; Hinckley Journal of Politics; Utah Foreign Language Review; Utah Environmental Law Review

Percentage of journals that are peer reviewed: 75

Percentage of journals assessing article processing charges (APCs):

Internal partners: individual faculty; graduate students; undergraduate students

External partners: One (prominent) university press (in progress)

Publishing platform(s): CONTENTdm; OJS; Wordpress

Digital preservation strategy: Rosetta

Additional services: graphic design (print or web); print-on-demand; outreach; training; metadata; DOI assignment/allocation of identifiers; author copyright advisory; digitization; hosting of supplemental content; audio/video streaming

Additional Information

Plans for expansion/future directions:
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