Institutional Repositories: Using the IR to Create Scholarly AssetsElectronic Resources and Libraries Conference (ER&L) (2008)
In theory, the goal of Institutional Repositories (IR's) was to address the crisis in scholarly communication. In practice, IR's are often lifeless warehouses for any content the library could grab.
Nevertheless, the IR has the potential to showcase a university’s intellectual and corporate output, and contribute to the creation of knowledge.
Publication DateMarch 19, 2008
LocationGeorgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta GA.
Citation InformationDave Stout. "Institutional Repositories: Using the IR to Create Scholarly Assets" Electronic Resources and Libraries Conference (ER&L) (2008)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/dave_stout/8/