Demystifying the Institutional Repository for Success
- Marianne Buehler, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, USA
Institutional repositories remain key to data storage on campus, fulfilling the academic needs of various stakeholders. Demystifying the Institutional Repository for Success is a practical guide to creating and sustaining an institutional repository through marketing, partnering, and understanding the academic needs of all stakeholders on campus. This title is divided into seven chapters, covering: traditional scholarly communication and open access publishing; the academic shift towards open access; what the successful institutional repository looks like; institutional repository collaborations and building campus relationships; building internal and external campus institutional repository relationships; the impact and value proposition of institutional repositories; and looking ahead to open access opportunities.
Academic librarians, library managerial staff, scholarly communication practitioners, Library Information Science/Library Digital Programs, and library faculty/graduate students.