Many libraries are undertaking efforts to archive the intellectual output of their parent organization in a designated repository.
This has the benefits of preserving materials and usually providing open access to them. Such projects require devotion to tasks from choosing software and systems to obtaining provenance to enact policies and procedures.
 External Links
- The Case for Institutional Repositories: A SPARC Position Paper
- DSpace An Open Source digital repository system
- EPrints Open Access and Institutional Repositories
- Selling Institutional Repositories? LISNews article questioning buy-in methods