Columbia University Journals

Columbia Libraries Journal Partner Resources

Below you will find resources, tutorials, and sample documentation for the Columbia Libraries Journal Partnership program. If you have further concerns or can’t find the answer to your question here, please reach out to and a member of the Digital Scholarship staff will be in touch with you. 

If you need to report an error with your OJS site, please use the support alias, which will register a ticket with our issue tracking system and help us to resolve your problem as quickly as possible.

OJS Tutorials | Editorial Workbook | Documents

OJS Tutorials

OJS Training

A complete, end-to-end training on OJS site maintenance, using the editorial workflow tools, and publishing articles and issues.

OJS Basic Training for Law Reviews

OJS Quick Reference

YouTube Playlists of Tutorial Videos
Editorial Workflow | Setting up a Journal in OJS3

Written Documentation with Screenshots
Learning OJS 3.3 Documentation

Additional Tutorials

Editorial Workbook

Download the full workbook

Digital Publishing Workshop workbook

Download the full workbook as a pdf

Download Individual Exercises from the Workbook

Download Sample Journal Texts

Journal Program Documents

Agreements and Contracts

Media Permissions and Art Preparation