Forthcoming Titles: Drug Use and Misuse: A Community Health Perspective

The Illinois Open Publishing Network is excited to announce the upcoming release of Drug Use and Misuse: A Community Health Perspective. Co-authors Christy Bazan, Brandi Barnes, Ryan Santens, and Emily Verone developed this open access textbook, slated for publication in…

Works in Progress: Gentlemen Prefer Blondes: A Critical Edition by Anita Loos and Edited by Daniel G. Tracy

Introduction Earlier this year, IOPN announced the beta release of a forthcoming digital critical edition of Anita Loos’s Gentlemen Prefer Blondes in Scalar by Daniel G. Tracy, a PhD in English and associate professor at the University Library at the…

Meet Martin Wolske, Author of A Person-Centered Guide to Demystifying Technology

Introduction IOPN recently published A Person-Centered Guide to Demystifying Technology by Martin Wolske, one of the earliest titles that went under development with IOPN and the second open-access textbook in the Windsor & Downs Press series OPN Textbooks. To celebrate…

Journal of Library Outreach and Engagement (JLOE) Launches First Issue

We are excited to announce that Journal of Library Outreach and Engagement (JLOE) has published its first issue with IOPN Journals. JLOE will publish original research exploring public and community engagement initiatives and discussing the methodological and epistemological issues that…

The Journal of Anime and Manga Studies (JAMS) Launches First Issue

We are excited to announce that The Journal of Anime and Manga Studies (JAMS) has published its first issue with IOPN Journals. As a rigorously peer-reviewed open access journal managed by Editor-in-Chief and iSchool alumnus Billy Tringali, JAMS will publish…

Works in Progress: Sugar Production Stories for Children and the History of Slavery, by Elizabeth Massa Hoiem

[We are pleased to kick off a new series of posts, “Works in Progress,” that highlights digital scholarship publications in development by our authors. These publications are not yet listed in our publications catalog, but they are live for interested…