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Today's Hours: 

   All Library Hours

Library Digital Services

Digital Publication Service


  • Support for the management and distribution of digitized and born-digital materials
  • Publish intellectual and creative output at the BSU institutional repository, Virtual Commons
  • Provide guidance on self-archiving research materials, publishing scholarly works, intellectual property rights, etc.

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Journal Hosting and Publishing Service

  • Provide a comprehensive journal publishing platform at Virtual Commons
  • Collaborate to develop the journal website, publishing workflow, peer-review process, etc.
  • Support for all content types (e.g. multimedia)
  • Provide usage data with PlumX Metrics integrated to demonstrate the journal impact 

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Open Education Resource (OER) Service

  • Locate OER including open textbooks, multimedia and learning objects
  • Support for adopting, adapting, and creating OER
  • Provide consultation on intellectual rights of OER and support for licensing OER
  • Publish, curate, and share OER through BSU OER Commons.

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Digital Production Service


  • Work with BSU faculty, students, and staff to digitize rare and unique materials
  • Support for digitization and preservation of materials in various formats
  • Provide consultation on digital formats, digitization standards, digital conversion, file management, metadata creation, rights and reproduction, etc.

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