LibraryPress@UF, Manuscript Information Sheet

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LibraryPress@UF, Manuscript Information Sheet
Abbreviated Title:
Library Press @ UF, an imprint of University of Florida Press
Taylor, Laurie N.
Place of Publication:
Gainesville, FL
LibraryPress@UF, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
LibraryPress@UF, University of Florida Press
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Subjects / Keywords:
Project Management
Collaborative Teams
Library Publishing
Digital Publishing
Digital Scholarship


At UF, new publications with the LibraryPress@UF are affiliated with one or more Liaison Librarians or Curators, with collaborative support from the Digital Scholarship Librarian. Updated on 8/6/2018 to add ORCiD.
General Note:
This is an overview of the new LibraryPress@UF imprint of the UF Press, with soft launch in 2016.

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Source Institution:
|University of Florida
Holding Location:
|University of Florida
Rights Management:
The author dedicated the work to the Commons by waiving all of his or her rights to the work worldwide under copyright law and all related or neighboring legal rights he or she had in the work, to the extent allowable by law.


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