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Queen Margaret University



  • Managerial WTE: 0.1
  • Administrative WTE: 0.2
  • Technical WTE: 0.1
  • Total WTE: 0.4
  • Number of individual staff that work on repository whole or part time: 5
  • 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: 63%
  • Currently have institutional policy / mandate: Yes. Not adhered to though!
  • 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in repository: Research articles, Datasets, Conference papers, Books, Multimedia (images, video, sound), Theses, Unpublished works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. This is currently under discussion amongst our academics. Some think it should be peer-reviewd, whilst in the repository team, we have taken the position that if an academic says that a piece of their work belongs in the repository, we believe them!
  • 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

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