RSP Wiki

Leeds Metropolitan University



  • Managerial WTE: 1
  • Administrative WTE: 0.3
  • Technical WTE: 0.3
  • Total WTE: 1.6
  • Number of individual staff that work on repository whole or part time: 3
  • Core repository team or staff distributed throughout different departments: Some are located in other departments
  • Membership to UKCoRR: Some staff are members


  • Level of mediated deposit: Fully - repository staff create records, add all metadata, check copyright and upload full text
  • Accept metadata records or full-text only: Also accept metadata only records
  • Percentage full-text: 20%
  • Currently have institutional policy / mandate: No
  • Currently have preservation policy for repository: Yes. See:
  • Content types included in repository: Research articles, Learning resources, Conference papers, Books, Multimedia (images, video, sound). Learning Resources = Open Educational Resources (UKOER)
  • Quality assurance policy for research content: We accept peer reviewed and non-peer reviewed materials. Accepted conference material (slides/posters etc)
  • Currently have e-theses deposit policy: No
  • E-theses policy is opt-out (i.e. the thesis will be made OA unless the student requests an exception): N/A

Institutional context

  • Department with lead responsibility for repository: Library
  • Integration / plan for integration with research management systems: Currently implementing Symplectic Elements
  • Commercial CRIS system:Yes
  • Which one?:Symplectic
  • Bids for external funding: Yes

Powered by PmWiki.
Sub-page last modified on 02-Mar-2012, at 16:59