The management of an international open access repository : the case of E-LIS

De Robbio, Antonella and Katzmayr, Michael The management of an international open access repository : the case of E-LIS. GMS Medizin - Bibliothek - Information, 2009, vol. 9, n. 1. [Journal article (On-line/Unpaginated)]

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E-LIS is the largest open access repository in the field of library and information science and is maintained voluntarily by an international team of librarians and information professionals. As from April 2009, it contains at about 9000 full text documents in 37 languages from more than 5600 authors from 90 countries. Additionally to the provision of services to authors and associations in the field, the management of policy issues is crucial for the repository administration. Thus E-LIS has, inter alia, completed a policy audit and intends to formulate and communicate its policies in a standardized way.

Item type: Journal article (On-line/Unpaginated)
Keywords: open access, subject repository, library and information science, organization, policies
Subjects: H. Information sources, supports, channels. > HS. Repositories.
Depositing user: Michael Katzmayr
Date deposited: 22 Jun 2009
Last modified: 14 Dec 2012 21:40
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10760/13220

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