Tag: repositories

Branding, URLs, HANDLEs and DOIs in repositories

The indicator used for estimating the visibility (impact) of the items deposited in the repositories is the number of external inlinks they received, considering as the targeted URLs those that are using the domain or subdomain of the repository. For example: http://www.teses.usp.br/* where the asterisk refer to all the webpages and documents […]

Ranking Web of Repositories

Suggestions from the Ranking Editors The role of librarians in the Open Access movement has been very important as they are the main designers, promoters and maintainers of institutional repositories. The basic principles behind the current arrangement of repositories are inspired by the librarianship techniques. However, some decisions guided by […]