We are now accepting proposals for new journals that wish to launch in early 2020. The deadline for this round of proposals is: November 30th, 2019

An updated version of the eScholarship Journal Proposal Form is attached. 


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Why eScholarship Publishing?

eScholarship is a comprehensive open access publishing program for journals, monographs, conference proceedings, and other UC-affiliated original scholarship. We offer publishing and production tools, including a full editorial and peer review system, as well as professional support and consulting services. Learn more.

Why Open Access?

Publishing in open access with eScholarship offers publications increased visibility, speed to publication and a commitment to long-term access and preservation. Our publishing program supports publications that traverse standard disciplinary boundaries, explore new publishing models, and/or seek to reach professionals in applied fields beyond academia. 

What’s involved? 

Understand the roles and responsibilities for the Journal Editor and Publisher. Learn more.

Take a closer look

Browse our list of journals across a range of disciplines and preview the eScholarship platform. Learn more.


If you have questions, please contact us.

The proposal process applies only to new journal publishing projects. Existing journals that are interested in moving to the eScholarship platform are welcome to reach out to us at any time.