Repository functions

The Repository is about re-engineering institutional business processes

The concept of the repository is difficult to distinguish from other kinds of institutional services which might be offered (digital archiving for example), unless the original context of the idea is considered, which was (and is) the scholarly communications crisis. Within the context of the scholarly communications crisis, the original purpose of repositories was to provide a way in which universities could enable ...more »

Submitted by (@philip.hunter)
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Definiton rules

2, Different definitions are required for different audiences

Repository does not mean much to a researcher but it has a very specific meaning to a librarian. Therefore we need to make sure that there are definitions that can be tailored to specific audiences to ensure that messages are understood.

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