eBook Demystifying the Institutional Repository for Success, 1st Edition

  • Marianne Buehler
  • Published By: Chandos Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1780633211
  • ISBN-13: 9781780633213
  • DDC: 025.04068
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 266 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released September 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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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.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Figures and Tables.
List of Abbreviations.
About the Author.
1: Transcending Traditional Scholarly Communication to Open Access Publishing: Why the Change?.
2: Academic Shift Towards Open Access.
3: The Successful Institutional Repository.
4: Institutional Repository Collaborations and Building Campus Relationships.
5: Building Internal and External Campus Institutional Repository Relationships.
6: Institutional Repository Impact and Value Proposition.
7: Looking Ahead to Open Access Data and Textbook Opportunities.