UWE Bristol

Frenchay Library

Research and Knowledge Exchange
United Kingdom

Primary Contact:
Anna Lawson
0117 32 86438

Program Overview

Through publishing work on the UWE Research Repository we aim to provide immediate world-wide open access to UWE research output that has previously been hidden or invisible outside of the university.

Year publishing activities began: 2010

Organization: centralized library publishing unit/department

Total FTE in support of publishing activities: professional staff (0.1); paraprofessional staff (0.25)

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: technical/research reports (12); faculty conference papers and proceedings (42); ETDs (23)

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Media formats: text; images

Disciplinary specialties:

Top publications: Plenty More Fish in the Sea? A working paper on the legal issues related to fishing beyond maximum sustainable yield: A UK case study; The interaction between equity and credit risks (PhD); France at Reims: The Fourteenth Centenary of the Baptism of Clovis, 1896 (working paper); From Zouaves Pontificaux to the Volontaires de l’Ouest: Catholic volunteers and the French nation, 1860-1910 (working paper); Implementing the new science of risk management to tanker freight markets (PhD)

Percentage of journals that are peer reviewed: 0

Percentage of journals assessing article processing charges (APCs):

Internal partners: campus departments or programs; individual faculty; graduate students

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Publishing platform(s): EPrints

Digital preservation strategy: No digital preservation services provided

Additional services: training; ISBN registry; author copyright advisory

Additional Information

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