Washington University in St. Louis

University Libraries

Academic Library · United States

Digital Library Program Services

Emily Stenberg, Repository Services Manager
Phone: 3149352865
Email: emily.stenberg@wustl.edu

Program Overview

Digital Library Program Services (DLPS) provides tools and services to support the WashU community’s scholarly publishing and digital scholarship and the University Libraries’ digital collections and assets.
  • Publishing activities began: 2009
  • Stage of publishing efforts: 2 - Early
  • Open access focus: Central to mission
  • Portion of Open Access publications: Most
  • Publishing Languages: English

Program Organization

  • Organization of publishing services: Centralized library publishing unit/department
  • Advisory/editorial board: No
  • Total staffing in Full Time Equivalents (FTE): 1
  • Individual people: 1
  • Funding sources: Endowment income, Library operating budget

Publishing Activities

Journal Publishing:
  • Journals published: 5
  • Campus-based student-created: 4
  • Contracted by external groups: 1
  • Peer-reviewed: 5
  • Currently inactive or archived: 1


  • Internal partners:  Campus departments or programs, Individual faculty
  • Other publishing entities administered by your library: No
  • Other publishing entities within your library’s parent institution: Yes
  • Program’s openness to working with external partners: Consider external partners if there is a tie to my institution (e.g., local editor of a journal for an external scholarly society)
  • Part of a consortium which provides support for publishing? (e.g. platform, funding): No