Faculty Scholarship

Faculty Scholarship in an Institutional Repository generally consists of documents of the following nature:

  • Pre-prints of articles (document that has not yet undergone peer review)

  • Post-prints of articles (document has undergone peer review and reviewers' comments are incorporated)

  • Unpublished research materials

  • Conference presentations

  • Poster session materials

  • Book Chapters

  • Datasets

  • Departmental Publications

  • Open Educational Resources


Many journals give authors rights to post. Check SHERPA RoMEO to see if a journal grants those rights.

Faculty should contact Holly Gabriel, Open Access & Government Information Librarian, with additional questions about submitting their work.

If you are SOU Faculty and would like to participate by submitting your work to the Institutional Repository, please select Submit Work and follow the directions.

SOU Faculty