Sustaining and Growing PUP’s Open Access Journal Program Purdue University Press Katherine Purple, Production Editor
Purdue University Press Journals <ul><li>6 Print Subscription Journals  (some available online from Project MUSE) </li></u...
 
 
Berkeley Electronic Press  Digital Commons <ul><li>Intuitive manuscript management system </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Automatic ...
 
 
 
Why is our program Open Access? <ul><li>The management of the journal is less costly </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Restricted acce...
Challenge 1: Keeping them going <ul><li>Reach agreement with a department or an organization rather than an individual </l...
Challenge 2: Keeping them funded <ul><li>Cost-out services to department/organization (recover all or most costs for servi...
Challenge 3: Overcoming the credibility gap <ul><li>Open Access journals vary widely in quality </li></ul><ul><li>Indexing...
Future opportunities  for Open Access <ul><li>Supplementary material </li></ul><ul><li>Different types of content </li></u...
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AAUP 2011: Online Journals (K. Purple)

  1. 1. Sustaining and Growing PUP’s Open Access Journal Program Purdue University Press Katherine Purple, Production Editor
  2. 2. Purdue University Press Journals <ul><li>6 Print Subscription Journals (some available online from Project MUSE) </li></ul><ul><li>Education and Culture ( E&C ); An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies ( Shofar ); Jewish Role in American Life (Casden); Philip Roth Studies ( PRS ); Studies in American Jewish Literature ( SAJL ); Studies in Jewish Civilization ( SJC ) </li></ul><ul><li>10 Open Access Journals </li></ul><ul><li>Comparative Literature and Culture ( CLCWeb ); First Opinions, Second Reactions ( FOSR ); Global Business Languages ( GBL ); Interdisciplinary Journal of Problem-based Learning ( IJPBL ); Journal of Aviation Technology and Engineering ( JATE ); Journal of Contemporary Anthropology ( JCA ); Journal of Problem Solving ( JPS ); Journal of Pre-College Engineering Education Research ( JPEER ); Journal of Purdue Undergraduate Research ( JPUR ); Journal of Terrestrial Observation ( JTO ) </li></ul>
  3. 5. Berkeley Electronic Press Digital Commons <ul><li>Intuitive manuscript management system </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Automatic e-mail reminders to authors, editors, reviewers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Tools for managing peer review </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Streamlined process for uploading articles, tracking revisions </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Reliable, stable, citable publishing platform </li></ul><ul><li>Usage reporting feature </li></ul><ul><ul><li>COUNTER compliant feature from Digital Commons </li></ul></ul>
  4. 9. Why is our program Open Access? <ul><li>The management of the journal is less costly </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Restricted access is so costly in time </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Mission-related as part of Purdue Libraries </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Information literacy, scholarly communication, global impact </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Service-oriented </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Works well for practitioners, academics in developing nations, and those interested in interdisciplinary fields </li></ul></ul>
  5. 10. Challenge 1: Keeping them going <ul><li>Reach agreement with a department or an organization rather than an individual </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Embeds the journal </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Invites more parties to become involved </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Often greater financial resources are available </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Retain a graduate student to serve in managing editor capacity </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Oversees day-to-day tasks; acts as liaison with the Press during production process </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Helps to market the journal </li></ul></ul>
  6. 11. Challenge 2: Keeping them funded <ul><li>Cost-out services to department/organization (recover all or most costs for services) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Determine all internal and freelance costs to create price list </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>E.g., basic or premium journal </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Charge article contributors on per page or per article basis </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Accepted practice in some disciplines </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Utilize advertisement revenue to defray cost </li></ul>
  7. 12. Challenge 3: Overcoming the credibility gap <ul><li>Open Access journals vary widely in quality </li></ul><ul><li>Indexing promotes an Open Access journal’s validity </li></ul><ul><li>Usage statistics </li></ul>
  8. 13. Future opportunities for Open Access <ul><li>Supplementary material </li></ul><ul><li>Different types of content </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Joint Transportation Research Program (JTRP) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Digital Object Identifier (DOI) </li></ul>

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