Infographic: Data Management and Visibility


How librarians can take an active role in making research assets more accessible using an institutional repository

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Institutional repositories (IR) help increase the visibility of a university’s research, in turn elevating the profile of faculty and expanding the institution’s global influence. Your users will also appreciate the way an IR improves both transparency and accessibility of information. So how do you get started with an institutional repository, and what can you do to engage your stakeholders?

In this infographic, you will discover:

  • How to glean best practices from well-respected subject repositories
  • Who you should make connections with and how to make yourself available to the right people
  • The most effective (and ineffective) methods for spreading the word