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, worldwide 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 2016:

Library publications in 2016: technical/research reports (12); faculty conference papers and proceedings (42); ETDs (23)

Number of open access titles: journals (); monographs ()

Number of paid titles: journals (); monographs ()

Number of hybrid titles: journals (); monographs ()

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

External partners:

Publishing platform(s): EPrints

Digital preservation strategy: No digital preservation services provided

Additional services: training; ISBN registry; author copyright advisory

Additional Information

Plans for expansion/future directions:
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