Journal Hosting and Publishing
The University of Alberta Libraries provides significant support to over 30 Canadian open access journals through our no-fee hosting service. We provide web hosting for journals using the Open Journal Systems (OJS) publishing software and provide several value-added services, including:
- OJS software hosting, updates and maintenance
- Article-level DOI creation and CrossRef registration through the EZID service
- LOCKSS archival preservation through COPPUL and PKP PLNs
- Inclusion with the University of Alberta and NEOS library systems, and the EBSCO knowledge base
- Referrals and assistance to journal managers and editors with journal set-up, management, and discovery of their content
For more information, see the related Memorandum of Understanding and contact Sonya Betz, Digital Initiatives Projects Librarian, firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss whether our service is the right match for your journal.
The Agora: Political Science Undergraduate Journal
The Agora: Political Science Undergraduate Journal is an online peer reviewed journal that publishes scholarly work done by undergraduates in the field of political science. We have two objectives: to give undergraduate students a chance to have their scholarly work published and recognized and to involve students in the process of peer-review.
Interested in submitting? Check out our guidelines.