Shoestring to Sustainability: Creating a Successful Independent Open Access JournalLibrary Faculty Publications and Presentations
- Scholarly publishing
AbstractThe discussion leaders will use this roundtable session to facilitate brainstorming and to generate action items for attendees who wish to develop their own successful independent OA journals. Attendees will also learn practical elements of independent OA journal publishing such as financial and business planning, open source software adoption and web hosting, indexing and vendor contract negotiations, marketing, establishing a readership, and forming effective divisions of labor in daily operations.
Citation InformationHollister, C., Schroeder, R., and Brower, S. "Shoestring to Sustainability: Creating a Successful Independent Open Access Journal.” Roundtable presentation at the ACRL 2017 Conference in Baltimore, March 22-25, 2017.