Digital Scholarship and Initiatives

Staff: 2 academic librarians, 5 P&S, 3 FTE merit
Physical Location: 204 Parks Library
Units: Digital Initiatives Program, Scholarly Publishing Services

    The Digital Scholarship and Initiatives Department supports research, teaching, and learning by facilitating digital scholarship and providing open access to digital materials that embody the scholarly, cultural, and creative activities of Iowa State University. We embrace the University Library's mission to "make the collections as accessible and open as possible to support lifelong learning and the pursuit, creation, sharing, and application of knowledge."

    Our Blog: DSI Update

    Digital Initiatives Program

    Unit Website: digitalinitiatives.lib.iastate.edu
    Unit Email: digital@iastate.edu

    The Digital Initiatives Program draws from across the University Library’s rare, unique, and uncommon local collections to develop digital resources that support scholarship, teaching, and learning. We enhance access to archives and cultural heritage materials held by the library, support the development of digital scholarship projects, and manage the library's curated digital exhibits.

    Scholarly Publishing Services

    Unit Website: scholarship.lib.iastate.edu
    Unit Email: digipress@iastate.edu

    The Scholarly Publishing Services unit publishes high-quality, open access scholarship that reflects university strengths and diversifies the voices, identifies, and perspectives present in the scho

    Digital Repository Services

    Unit Website: lib.dr.iastate.edu
    Unit Email: digirep@iastate.edu

    The Iowa State University Digital Repository provides self-archiving support and online researcher profiles.

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