Where do we go from here?: Starting up an academic journal

Richard Saunders, Dean, Sherratt Library, Southern Utah University (formerly: Project Manager, Interactive Composition Corp./WestWords Inc.)

Within the context of small institutions, based on experience as a prepress production manager and on SUU Press’s “Journal of the Wooden O” and “Experiential Teaching and Learning in Higher Education,” Dr. Saunders discusses five key decision points in establishing and disseminating a viable scholarly journal: defining a scope and target readership, building institutional support and cooperation, establishing a submission/production cycle, sustaining editorial functions, and practical matters of dissemination.

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