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University of Chester



  • Managerial WTE: 0
  • Administrative WTE: 0.1
  • Technical WTE: 0
  • Total WTE: 0.1
  • Number of individual staff that work on repository whole or part time: 1
  • Core repository team or staff distributed throughout different departments: All are part of core repository team
  • Membership to UKCoRR: All staff are members


  • Level of mediated deposit: Level varies according to department. Some academics prefer self-deposit (checked by repository staff) whilst others prefer that repository staff deposit. Either option is perfectly acceptable.
  • Accept metadata records or full-text only: Also accept metadata only records
  • Percentage full-text: 60-70%
  • Currently have institutional policy / mandate: No
  • Currently have preservation policy for repository: Yes
  • Content types included in repository: Research articles, Datasets, Conference papers, Books, Multimedia (images, video, sound), Theses, Unpublished works
  • Quality assurance policy for research content: We accept peer reviewed and non-peer reviewed materials. Must have been published in some way, includes appearing in non-peer reviewed journals, delivered at a conference (and unpublished), or delivered at a meeting
  • Currently have e-theses deposit policy: Yes
  • E-theses policy is opt-out (i.e. the thesis will be made OA unless the student requests an exception): Yes

Institutional context

  • Department with lead responsibility for repository: Library
  • Integration / plan for integration with research management systems: Planned but not in progress.
  • Commercial CRIS system:
  • Which one?:
  • Bids for external funding: No
  • More about the repository: Established in 2006.
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