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External resources

This page provides information on, and links to, a variety of resources. these include: This page provides links to: access initiatives; research databases; institutional repositories; and webinars and guidelines. We also maintain a list of Open Access resources.

Access initiatives

In addition to our own work to improve access and availability of research, we maintain a list of access initiatives. These initiatives which provide online resources for online peer-reviewed information in a broad range of disciplines.

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Open Access links

We provide a list of links to open access resources. These include Open Access publishers, directories, toolkits, portals and more. We also maintain lists of multi-disciplinary and subject specific resources.

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Institutional repositories

An institutional repository is an online locus for collecting, preserving, and disseminating, in digital form, the intellectual output of an institution. We maintain a list of resources which allow for cross-searching collections and information on registering.

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Library resources

Effective advocacy and promotion are important for any library. We provide a list of links to information on these topics, as well as developing institutional repositories, webinars and tutorials.

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Licensing and negotiations

Many useful resources have been developed by those involved in licensing and negotiating access for library resources. We provide links to some of these resources as a reference point for librarians and consortia to assist them in their own career development.

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