University of Virginia
University of Virginia Library
Dave Ghamandi, Managing Editor, Aperio & Open Publishing Librarian
Aperio, a joint venture of the University of Virginia Library and the University of Virginia Press, draws upon the strengths of the University to increase open access knowledge for a global audience in a variety of formats—journals, monographs, conferences, open educational resources, etc.
Location: United States
Organization: centralized library publishing unit/department
Stage (1-3): 2 - Early
Open Access Focus (1-5): 5 - Completely
Program Advisory/Editorial Board: Yes
Peer Reviewed Journals: 100%
Staffing (in Full Time Equivalents):
- Professional staff: 2
Publishing ActivitiesTypes of publications: electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs); journals, campus-based faculty-created; monographs.
|Campus-based Faculty-driven Journal||2||2|
|Campus-based Student-driven Journals|
|Faculty Conference Papers and Proceedings||3||3|
|Journals for External Groups|
|Student Conference Papers and Proceedings|
|Undergraduate Capstones/Honors Theses|
2019: New publications from July 2018 to June 2019. Journals include titles actively publishing during the date range. Other publication types include items that were published or added to repositories for the first time within the date range.
OA/Paid/Hybrid: Publications currently published and/or available online. OA (open access) publications do not include counts for hybrid publications. Hybrid publications are those that may be offered in some form as OA, but are also available as a paid version.
- Journal of Modern Philosophy (journal)
- Summer Academe (journal)
- Idle Talk, Deadly Talk (book)
PartnersInternal Partners: campus departments or programs; individual faculty
University Press Partners: University of Virginia Press
Openess to Partners: Consider external partners if there is a tie to my institution (e.g. local editor of a journal for an external scholarly society)
Best publications to refer to our program: Journals or open educational resources that fit within the teaching and/or research areas of the University; Monographs that fit within the existing scope of the University of Virginia Press.
Technologies & Services
- concept maps or other visualizations
- Ubiquity Press
- DOI distribution
- author advisory – copyright
- compiling indexes and/or TOCs
- data visualization
- dataset management
- DOI assignment/allocation of identifiers
- graphic design (print or web)
- hosting of supplemental content
- ISBN registry
- ISSN registry
- AP Trust
Additional InformationPlans for Expansion & Future Directions:
Aperio, an all open access press, is soliciting proposals for journals, monographs, textbooks, and other educational resources.
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