Title

20 Cool Things You Didn't Know About Digital Commons

Document Type

Digital Commons Webinar

Publication Date

6-2014

Abstract

Over the last few years, Digital Commons subscribers have launched hundreds of innovative new publications and collections, and bepress has rolled out a series of exciting improvements and expansions to the Digital Commons platform.

Whether you’ve been using Digital Commons for 6 months or 6 years, you may not be aware of some of the content types and display options available to Digital Common subscribers. In this presentation, bepress VP of Consulting Services Eli Windchy introduces some of the exciting developments we are seeing on Digital Commons repositories, including textbooks, data sets, and alumni content. She also explores some of the technical capabilities built into the system, including customized cover pages, alternative metrics, and custom readership messages for authors.