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Why Use OpenScholar

  • Quick and easy website creation
  • 508 accessibility compliant
  • Addresses 99% of academic website needs
  • Responsive themes
  • Themes branded for your school
  • Used by 75+ universities and 17,000 users at Harvard



Developed by scholars for scholars, 99% of your website needs are addressed by our feature set.

  • Essential Academic Content Types
  • No Coding Knowledge Needed
  • Configurable Faceted Search
  • Drag and Drop Interface
  • Share Content to Social Media
  • Embed External Media Content
  • Widgets
  • Choose from many Theme Designs
  • Content Tagging
  • Administrative Role Permissioning
  • Citation Distribution
  • Website Creation Presets


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"...because OpenScholar is easy to use, I can get the staff trained very easily to maintain the content of their websites quickly."

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