Scholarly Communication

Planned the migration from OJS 2 to OJS 3 for 30+ IUScholarWorks journals (in progress)

  • Provided editorial teams education on the the updated publishing platform
  • Consulted with editorial teams to design and enhance new journal profile pages

Created and taught a one credit hour course for 30+ undergraduate student editors of the IU Journal of Undergraduate Research (IUJUR) on academic publishing and editing 

Assisted with the development and improvement of IU’s Open Scholarship website

Helped lead implementation of IU Bloomington’s Open Access Policy, passed in February 2017

Led Several Open Access Week Events

OA week 2017 designs

Image designed by Leanne Nay

Helped develop an informal publishing mechanism for library committee research and findings at the University of Illinois’ library

  • Presented on how others might establish a library report series at other institutions at the 2015 Charleston Library Conference [conference proceedings here]

Assisted the Life Sciences Data Services Librarian and Scholarly Commons Co-Coordinator with the creation of an introductory video on data management best practices

  • This video was used to educate students in the department of human and community development

Created a workshop and companion LibGuide on the topic of altmetrics and impact factor

  • Shared the success of this workshop through a poster at LOEX 2014

Assisted with the creation of an Online Scholarly Presence Symposium

  • Created and presented all introductory content on the topic of Google Scholar

Developed expertise through the Graduate School of Library and Information Science (GSLIS) curriculum

  • LIS 590AT: Issues in Scholarly Communication
  • LIS 590SDP: Scientific Data Policy Seminar
  • LIS 562: Metadata in Theory and Practice