Institutional repository, partnerships, marketing, networking, repository hosting services, workflows, social media
You seek fresh strategies for recruiting new collections for your institutional repository (IR). You strive to improve intake workflows and expedite metadata creation for hosted collections. You wonder how to attract users to repository content. If you see yourself in any – or all – of these scenarios, come to this session for inspiration and practical tools.
The Scholarly Communications team will present successful strategies that we’ve developed at the University of Arkansas for recruitment, intake, and promotion, using examples from our work with research centers and student journals.
Herr, M., Kelly, J., & Middleton, C. C. (2022). The Handy IR Manager: A Toolkit for Recruitment, Intake, and Promotion. University Libraries Teaching and Learning. Retrieved from https://scholarworks.uark.edu/liblearn/2