Workshop on Open Journal Systems, version 3 (OJS 3)

12. 10. 2018.

The workshop on Open Journal Systems, version 3 (OJS 3) was held at SRCE on October 9. The workshop was intended for the editors of the journals that publish on HRČAK – portal of scientific journals of Croatia. It was held by Assoc. Prof. Tomislav Malvić, PhD., editor of the Mining-geological-petroleum engineering bulletin. As a long-time advanced OJS user, Malvić talked about his experience in editing and publishing the bulletin. The workshop was attended by 20 participants that represent 22 journals.

SRCE via HRČAK portal offers to journals a hosting solution for the OJS system that is currently being used by about twenty journals. In April 2018, SRCE upgraded the OJS system from version 2 to version 3.

Participants discussed about the benefits of OJS, with emphasis on the new features of the version 3. The participants also had the opportunity to try the whole process of launching the journal and publishing the papers on OJS.