Building Institutional Repositories: Emerging Challenges

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Ohira, Yumi
institutional repository; Archival Science; Library and Information Science
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This presentation will discuss the benefits and challenges associated with Institutional Repository (IR) initiatives and development, while sharing our experiences from WySR (Wyoming Scholar’s Repository). Our institutional repository, WySR, will be used as a case study to illustrate particular difficulties in obtaining author versions of publications; the quality of open access research; and technical limitations.