Services that OSU and UO Libraries will provide include:

  • hosting for approved journals
  • maintaining the OJS software
  • creating new journals using the software
  • converting existing journals to the software
  • assigning editorial and other permissions
  • training in the use of the software
  • providing OJS software technical support for editors (limited)
  • providing graphics and journal home page creation and advice on article file formats
  • long-term archiving of content using either the OJS software or ScholarsArchive@OSU or Scholar'sBank@UO digital repositories.
  • consulting on indexing and database options
  • consulting on ISSN assignment
  • assignment of ISSNs
  • consulting on assignment of DOIs to journal titles, volumes and/or articles
  • assignment of DOIs to journal titles, volumes and/or articles
  • consulting on impact factors and eigen factors and how they are gathered
  • consulting on copyright

Services that may be provided:

  • digitizing and ingesting back issues
  • proofreading

Services that OSU and UO Libraries will not provide include:

  • peer reviewing
  • editorial assistance
  • article production assistance (e.g. copyediting, layout)
  • journal issue production assistance
  • subscription management
  • accounts payable or receivable (including billing authors if journal charges author or page fees)

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