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Journals must meet the following requirements to be eligible to issue Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs):

  • The journal is based out of the Bloomington campus.
  • The journal is not a student publication.
  • The journal has been issued an ISSN.
  • The journal agrees to include outbound DOI links within article references. (That is to say, if a DOI exists for an article that an author has listed in his/her references, the DOI is included as a part of the reference. You might consider making this part of your submission guidelines for authors.)

If your journal qualifies, start the process here!

  1. Contact IUScholarWorks.

    1. Email and let us know that you would like to start issuing DOIs starting with volume/number XXX.

    2. An IUScholarWorks staff member will configure the DOI Plugin and CrossRef Export/Registration Plugin in OJS for your journal.

  2. Check to see if DOIs exist for references in your upcoming issue.

    1. Go to

    2. In the Registered email box, enter (or, create your own free account here:
    3. In the main text box, cut and paste citations from a Word document. You may enter the entire list of citations at once; however, each individual reference should appear on a separate line. Because PDF documents preserve line breaks, we advise copying and pasting from a Word document whenever possible.
    4. Click Submit.
    5. Add any DOIs that are returned to article references. Make sure to display the DOI as a hyperlink by preceding it with (as in This form follows new guidelines for DOI display
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