West Virginia Universities
Digital Publishing Institute2020 CONTACT:
Ian Harmon, Scholarly Communications Librarian
The Digital Publishing Institute (DPI) is a nascent WVU collaborative designed to help meet the scholarly publishing needs of the WVU and WV scholarly community. Our vision is to provide open access and non-profit publishing expertise, services, and platforms to enhance the scholarly output options of our community.
Organization: services distributed across library units/departments
Stage (1-3): 1 - Pilot
Open Access Focus (1-5): 4 - Very Important
Program Advisory/Editorial Board: No
Staffing (in Full Time Equivalents):
- Professional staff: 1
- Graduate students: 0.25
Publishing ActivitiesTypes of publications: conference papers and proceedings, faculty; educational resources (ex. textbooks, course modules); electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs); newsletters; technical/research reports; undergraduate capstones/honors theses.
|Campus-based Faculty-driven Journal|
|Campus-based Student-driven Journals|
|Faculty Conference Papers and Proceedings|
|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.
PartnersInternal Partners: campus departments or programs; individual faculty
University Press Partners: West Virginia University 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)
Technologies & Services
- concept maps or other visualizations
- multimedia/interactive content
- Digital Commons (bepress)
- author advisory – copyright
- DOI assignment/allocation of identifiers
- hosting of supplemental content
- Digital preservation services under discussion