Bring Your Ideas to the World

A website building platform for universities, research centers, departments, labs and faculty

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The Academic CMS that lowers your IT costs, 
strengthens your brand and delights your faculty.

Lower IT Costs

  • Outsource hosting, system administration and help desk to us. Eliminate maintenance headaches.
  • One install scales indefinitely. We meet 99% of academic website needs, out-of-the-box.

Strengthen your Brand

  • Showcase the research and achievements of faculty--they are your greatest assets.
  • Visibility and recognition increase prestige, drive enrollment, and attract grant funding.

Delight Faculty

  • OpenScholar supports faculty tenure through citation tracking.
  • Highlighting faculty research is a powerful recruiting tool for graduate students.

"…thats what I like about it most….we were able to set up a project website in less than a day."

Alyssa Goodman, Harvard University Professor

For Individuals

Adjuncts, graduate students and researchers

An academic website that highlights your training, teaching experience, research interests, classroom philosophy, and competencies--better than an online CV.

Expand your professional & academic opportunities today.

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Department Plan

Departments, labs, centers and research groups

When you are ready for modernized websites, we will build your first OpenScholar websites for you. Get up to 50 websites per department. Raise the visibility of your people and their important work today. 

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For Institutions

Universities, research centers and hospitals

Maintain brand consistency across your organization; significantly lower your IT costs; increases visibility and recognition for your faculty and departments. Achieve more successful student and faculty outcomes.

Join Harvard & the 75 other entities that use OpenScholar

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See the benefits of OpenScholar

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OpenScholar provides the only content management system that is tailor-made to meet the needs of academic and research organizations. It is an affordable, highly scalable, secure, enterprise-grade solution that empowers you to bring your ideas to the world. Watch as Dan walks you through a video explaining the value OpenScholar offers to institutions.