Sydney Open Journals

Open Journal Systems

Open Journal Systems (OJS) is open-source software for publishing online journals. It provides a complete process from author submissions and peer review, right through to publication, DOIs and indexing. 

 Open Journal Systems provides:

  • cloud-based submission, review and article tracking 

  • customisation options

  • email notifications

  • in-built blind peer-review

  • automatic indexing in Google Scholar 

  • tools for inclusion in other databases

  • open-source documentation

  • an active online community of users for support and questions.

  • Sydney Open Journals website

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  • Starting a journal

    If you are a researcher from the University of Sydney or an affiliated organisation looking to start an open access scholarly journal, we can help. 

    You can also transfer a journal from another Open Journal Systems platform to the Library. 

  • Contact

    To enquire about setting up a journal, please contact: Susan Murray, Manager, Scholarly Publishing

    For technical and client support, please contact: Nathan Grice, Production Officer

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