Highlights & Updates

Highlights & Updates

Promotional Plans

Abstract for our presentation at the Library Publishing Forum in 2021, where we will present on our first virtual book launch, and sharing our new documentation on promotional work.

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Books Coming this Year!

The LibraryPress@UF has these books in process, and we look forward to announcing and promoting each before the end of 2021:

  1. Impact of Materials on Society (textbook, print-on-demand, POD, and digital)
  2. African American Studies: 50 Years at the University of Florida (edited collection, and course reader; POD and digital)
  3. Inspired by…

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New & Coming Changes

For me, December is always a time to finish things, clean-up, prep for the new year, and take stock, reflecting on what we’ve accomplished. In other years, this has meant sorting paper files, shredding old documents, and dusting my office. While those things are different, in taking stock of little to big projects and our…

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Q&A with the LibraryPress@UF Team

While we were sad to miss a scheduled presentation at the 2020 Florida Digital Humanities Conference in St. Augustine due to the pandemic, we were thrilled to be asked to contribute a mini version of our talk in video form. Each member of the LP@UF four-person team explores an aspect of the program, including journal…

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Practicing Kindness in Crisis (PKIC)

With the pandemic and the move to remote work, the Digital Partnerships & Strategies Department, DEI Librarian, and LibraryPress@UF collaborated to create the “Practicing Kindness in Crisis” series which
offers multiple ways for Smathers Libraries personnel to share what makes them a “whole person.” We’ll have more to share on this important series soon, with…

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