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Setting up an Open Access Journal


Promoting your Journal

This guide is useful for anyone interested in starting a scholarly journal. This guide aims to cover some of the best practices around forming an editorial board, advertising calls for submission, creating journal policies, and indexing and marketing your

Promoting your Journal

Scholarly Communications Team

The Scholarly Communications Team (ScholCom) sends out updates across the library. Advertising calls for submissions is a great way to build the network around your journal. Additionally, the ScholCom team has staff dedicated to helping develop your journal by reaching out the proper centers on the Boston College campus. Different departments and centers can be a great place to start in terms of advertising, additionally, the Graduate Student Newsletter as well as the Libraries' Newsletter are outlets that can be very useful.

Gabriel Feldstein, our Digital Publishing and Outreach Specialist, can assist in any of your OJS or related Journal needs.

Departments and Centers

The list of all of the Research Centers & Institutes on the Boston College campus is a helpful resource for thinking about audiences and prospectives authors for content in your journal.

Digital Publishing and Outreach Specialist

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Gabriel Feldstein
O'Neill Library
140 Commonwealth Avenue,
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
VM: (617) 552-1652 & Cell: (617) 584-0468