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University of Wales Institute, Cardiff (UWIC)


Tel: 029 2041 6277 Unit responsible: Library Central Services Unit (LCSU)


  • Managerial WTE: 0.1
  • Administrative WTE: 0.1
  • Technical WTE: 0.1
  • Total WTE: 0.3
  • Number of individual staff that work on repository whole or part time: 2
  • 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: Level varies according to department
  • Accept metadata records or full-text only: Also accept metadata only records
  • Percentage full-text: 15%
  • Currently have institutional policy / mandate: No
  • Currently have preservation policy for repository: Yes. Available here:
  • Content types included in repository: Research articles, Datasets, Conference papers, Books, Multimedia (images, video, sound), Software, Theses
  • Quality assurance policy for research content: We accept peer reviewed and non-peer reviewed materials
  • 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: Yes.
  • More about the repository:
  • Scope: to store, preserve and facilitate access to the university's research material
  • Content: academic research publications and theses (undergraduate to PhD)
  • Purpose: to aid access to and exploitation of UWIC produced research material
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