May 20, 2022

Library as Publisher: Journal of Assessment in Higher Education Inaugural Issue Released by The LibraryPress@UF

From the George A. Smathers Libraries at the University of Florida:

At the University of Florida, we are pleased to announce the debut of The Journal of Assessment in Higher Education (JAHE), a collaboration between the UF Office of Institutional Assessment and the George A. Smathers Libraries. The journal is an open-access, semi-annual publication that presents articles on current philosophy, research, teaching, learning and scholarship in higher education assessment.

The journal is hosted on the Florida Open Journal Systems platform, as a service of the Smathers Libraries to the university community. Our inaugural issue selected papers presented at the University of Florida’s 3rd Annual Academic Assessment in Higher Education Conference, held in April 2019.

Information on how to make submissions and more is listed here.

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