Why OpenScholar?

Our goal is for you to succeed.

OpenScholar offers a one-of-a-kind platform and partnership that supports you every step of the way.

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We know that your institution is unique. That's why we've developed a system that unifies your teams on your terms.

Our experienced professionals have collectively worked with thousands of clients. We know how to get your people excited about developing an OpenScholar site and provide tailored strategies and ongoing support from day one.



  • An implementation team to keep things on track.
  • An implementation plan with clear steps and guidelines.
  • Regular meetings with key stakeholders.
  • Communication planning with email templates you can customize.



  • Themes with preset content that ensures sites are on brand, accessible, and easy to build.
  • A dedicated web page for your institution where people can request a site.
  • Welcome emails with tips and how-to content.



  • Overview sessions so your audience understands the value of an OpenScholar site.
  • Trainings in multiple formats: live Zoom, on-demand videos, and extensive documentation.
  • Site building assistance.
  • Ongoing support.

Deliver Results

We get it. Rolling out a new platform across teams and ensuring people adopt it seems daunting—but it doesn't have to be. That's why we're here to help.


Learn more: 8 Essential Ingredients to a Successful Implementation


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The number of people registered at Ohio University before roll-out.


The frequency at which University of Missouri-Kansas City receives requests for new sites.

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