Creating an Institutional Repository: Elements for Success!

  title={Creating an Institutional Repository: Elements for Success!},
  author={Corrie Marsh and Dillon Wackerman and Jennifer Stubbs},
  journal={The Serials Librarian},
  pages={3 - 6}
ABSTRACT The institutional repository (IR) can be a dynamic, online collection of research, writing, and projects conducted by a university’s faculty and students. IRs are also important tools that allow a library to create a connection with faculty and students. This report will identify the services and content essential to a successful institutional repository, discuss how to build a team of talented experts to build and market the repository, address the creation of a business plan and… 

Leadership, Development, and Expertise: A Qualitative Content Analysis of Scholarly Communication Librarian Position Announcements

  • Angela Hackstadt
  • Education
    Journal of Librarianship and Scholarly Communication
  • 2020
INTRODUCTION In 2012, the Association of Research Libraries reported that 95% of libraries identified their libraries as leaders of scholarly communication efforts on campus. While academic

An Institutional Repository in a Developing Country: security and Ethical Encounters at the Bindura University of Science Education, Zimbabwe

The article recommends measures to enhance security and overcome challenges in the management of the IR, and profiles the recent challenges encountered by the library as it manages its institutional repository.

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Integrating Student Assistants into Digital Repository Workflows: Challenges and Best Practices

The Scholarly Communication Initiatives and Digital Collections departments within the University adapted staff workflows to become student-centered, where workers create digital content for the University’ digital repositories, and discusses the philosophies and methodologies of both departments' approaches.