Start an Open Access Journal

The University Library Ghent offers a publication platform for (UGent) editors of open access journals via Existing journals as well as brand new ones can use the platform to publish their journal online. 

Not only can you publish the articles, you can also manage the editorial process, such as accepting articles, organising peer review, contacting authors, etc.

The Boekentoren offers technical support and training to get you started. Are you an editor of an open access journal or you want to start an open access journal and you would like to use the system, don't hesitate to contact us via

During the Open Access Week of 2018 we dedicated a lunch session to OJS. Take a look at the the presentations of Paul and Jasper or watch the recording of the session

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