Season 01 Episode 01

S01E01: Three Decades of Maine Policy Reporting and Research: The Impact of Maine Policy Review

In our first episode, instead of focusing on one particular aspect of Maine policy, we sat down with executive editor of Maine Policy Review, Dr. Linda Silka, to discuss its role as an invaluable resource for policymakers, business leaders, researchers, and educators. Since its inception in 1991, MPR has published over 800 articles and has well over 2,000 subscribers. Since augmenting the print edition with a digital commons website, the journal’s articles have amassed over 260,000 downloads from over 9,100 institution located in 203 different countries. This excellent resource showcases the variety of innovative and interesting Maine policy matters being researched and debated in the state but also that Maine policy matters to individuals across the globe.

Maine Policy Review Digital Commons Website: https://digitalcommons.library.umaine.edu/mpr/

Dr. Linda Silka Email: lndsilka7@gmail.com

Maine Policy Review Email: MPR@maine.edu

Maine Policy Review Social Media: Twitter: @MainePolicyRev Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/maine.policy.review/ Instagram: maine.policy.review