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University of Huddersfield



  • Managerial WTE: 0.2
  • Administrative WTE: 0.8
  • Technical WTE: 0
  • Total WTE: 1
  • Number of individual staff that work on repository whole or part time: 4
  • Core repository team or staff distributed throughout different departments: All are part of core repository team
  • Membership to UKCoRR: Some staff are members


  • Level of mediated deposit: Partially - people other than repository staff (e.g. departmental admin, researchers)
  • Accept metadata records or full-text only: Also accept metadata only records
  • Percentage full-text: 33%
  • Currently have institutional policy / mandate: No. We mandate the metadata, but have no intention of mandating full text
  • Currently have preservation policy for repository: No
  • Content types included in repository: Research articles, Learning resources, Datasets, Conference papers, Books, Multimedia (images, video, sound), Software, Theses, Unpublished works
  • Quality assurance policy for research content: We accept peer reviewed and non-peer reviewed materials. See policy at - Please note this is being reviewed by the Repository Manager and the University Legal Officer
  • 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: Partially - in the process of implementing this
  • Commercial CRIS system:
  • Which one?:
  • Bids for external funding: Yes. Bids to specifically develop the Repository have been unsuccessful, two bid that included the Repository as an element of the bid were successful
  • More about the repository: Although the Repository is only 33% FT (metadata 1966-2012), for items published after 2008 it is 52% FT

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