As part of the commitment to increasing open access to research, the UF Libraries are using Open Journal Systems (OJS) within the statewide implementation of Florida Online Journals (Florida OJ) to provide online hosting for academic journals for UF faculty. The OJS system has a highly configurable system for editorial workflows with features including:
To request a journal using OJS through the UF Libraries as hosted within Florida OJ, UF faculty, staff or students should contact the Subject Specialist Librarian or Library Liaison with the information below or to schedule a meeting to discuss the new journal. To find your Liaison Librarian, see the list of Liaisons by subject area: http://apps.uflib.ufl.edu/staffdir/SubjectSpecialist.aspx.
Information for the meeting or to send to your liaison:
1. Name of your journal:
2. Name for the URL for your journal (in the form of http://journals.fcla.edu/[abbreviationornamehere]
3. MOU, in the panel below.
Alternately, please contact Suzanne Stapleton (firstname.lastname@example.org; 352-273-2666) or Christy Shorey (email@example.com; 352-273-2831) who are part of the service team and will assist you and your Liaison in this process.
Follow-up & Workflow Process: Once the first issue of the journal is online, the service team workflow includes the steps detailed in the internal documentation.
The document linked below needs to be completed as part of process for setting up your journal with the open journal system. If you have any questions about the Memorandum of Understanding and the responsibilities outlined therein, please contact the OJS liaisons listed at the right or your departmental library liaison.