Background Reading

The forum organizers have prepared the following reading list (in reverse-chronological order), which may be helpful in preparing for the discussion on November 10th (and 9th).

Q&A with CNI’s Clifford Lynch: Time to re-think the institutional repository? (Richard Poynder blog, Sept. 22, 2016)

More on the future of repositories – response to Richard Poynder (COAR, Sept. 28, 2016)

Dialectic: The Aims of Institutional Repositories (T. Scott Plutchak blog, Sept. 15, 2016)

Promoting Open Knowledge and Open Science – Report of the Current State of Repositories (Confederation of Open Access Repositories, May 21, 2015)

Institutional Repositories: Essential Infrastructure for Scholarship in the Digital Age (Clifford Lynch, February 2003)

The Case for Institutional Repositories: A SPARC Position Paper (Raym Crow, SPARC, 2002)