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Access and delivery of e-reserve (2)

Creative approaches – how software designed for other purposes can be adapted or utilized

Digital repositories

Lynch (2003) highlighted the changing nature of infrastructure for scholarship in the digital age:

At any given point in time, an institutional repository will be supported by a set of information technologies, but a key part of the services that comprise an institutional repository is the management of technological changes, and the migration of digital content from one set of technologies to the next as part of the organizational commitment to providing repository services. An institutional repository is not simply a fixed set of software and hardware. (Lynch, 2003, ‘Defining Institutional ...

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