Global Visibility of Indian Open Access Institutional Digital Repositories

Bijan Kumar, Roy Librarian, K Das, Chandra Subal, Biswas, Parthasarathi Mukhopadhyay
2013 International Research: Journal of Library & Information Science |   unpublished
Highlights the current state of open access institutional digital repositories (IDRs) of India. It describes and compares characteristics of all institutional digital repositories in terms of content types, repository type, number of records, software used, disciplines covered, languages, technical and operational issues, and policy matter. Lastly, key findings have been highlighted along with suggestions for further development of IDRs in Indian context.