Publishing Journals in Digital Commons: Set-up, Launch, and Beyond

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Digital Commons Webinar

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Digital Commons software makes electronic journal publishing efficient, attractive, and easy. In this webinar, Wendy Robertson, Digital Resources Librarian at University of Iowa, discusses specific steps and provides valuable advice for publishing a journal in Digital Commons. Topics include:

  • General journal set-up: what information to include
  • Communicating with journal editors
  • Getting the word out to relevant organizations

In addition, Ann Taylor, Associate Scholarly Communications Advisor at bepress, provides a brief introduction and overview of journal publishing in Digital Commons.