Digital Commons @ OWU is Ohio Wesleyan University's Institutional Repository. It is used to:
Digital Commons @ OWU is maintained by OWU Libraries. We are invested in the repository as it allows us to:
Items in Digital Commons @ OWU are much more visible than those only available through a journal or library subscription. The platform is optimized for search engines like Google, which increases the discoverability of publications. The more accessible a publication is, the more readership and citations it ultimately receives.
For student or other previously unpublished works, Digital Commons @ OWU provides a convenient publishing outlet. Each work is assigned a unique URL, which can be listed on CVs, resumes, applications, personal websites, etc.
Materials published to Digital Commons @ OWU are accessed by scholars around the world.