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Library Publishing Through OJS by Dr. Muhammad Sajid Mirza


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Library Publishing Through OJS by Dr. Muhammad Sajid Mirza

  1. 1. Library Publishing through Open Journal System Dr. Muhammad Sajid Mirza Principal Librarian I Dr. M. Hamidullah Library Islamic Research Institute, IIUI
  2. 2. Background 1998 Public Knowledge Project (PKP) was founded by John Willinsky in the Faculty of Education at UBC, with Pacific Press Professorship endowment, dedicated to improving the scholarly and public quality of research. 2000 Open Conference Systems was released as open source software. 2001 Open Journals Systems released as open source software. 2002 Open Harvester Systems released as open source software. 2002 OJS listed as “Landmark Event” on the Timeline of the Open Access Movement. 2013 Open Monograph Press 1.0 released.
  3. 3. Traditional vs New Models • Traditional – Journals in the sciences – Monographs in the humanities • New – Institutional Digital Repositories – Open Access Journals – Many more – blogs, wikis
  4. 4. Library Publishing • Partnerships with University Presses • Library and University-based Journal Publishing • Other New Alliances
  5. 5. An Example
  6. 6. What is OJS? • Open Journal Systems (OJS) is a journal management and publishing system that has been developed by the Public Knowledge Project through its federally funded efforts to expand and improve access to research. • OJS assists with every stage of the refereed publishing process, from submissions through to online publication and indexing. • OJS is open source software made freely available to journals worldwide for the purpose of making open access publishing a viable option for more journals, as open access can increase a journal’s readership as well as its contribution to the public good on a global scale.
  7. 7. OJS Usage
  8. 8. OJS Usage
  9. 9. OJS Languages
  10. 10. Features • OJS is installed and controlled locally. • Editors configure requirements, sections, review process, etc. • Online submission and management of all content. • Subscription module with delayed open access options. • Comprehensive indexing of content part of global system. • Reading Tools for content, based on field and editors’ choice. • Email notification and commenting ability for readers. • Complete context-sensitive online Help support.
  11. 11. System Requirements • A server environment meeting the following requirements is recommended: – PHP support (4.2.x or later) – MySQL (3.23 or later) or PostgreSQL (7.1 or later) – Apache (1.3.2x or later) or Apache 2 (2.0.4x or later) or Microsoft IIS 6 (PHP 5.x required) – Linux, BSD, Solaris, Mac OS X, Windows operating systems
  12. 12. OJS Editorial and Publishing Process
  13. 13. IRI Research Journals