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Sunday, February 25, 2007

University benefits from self-archiving

Bernard Rentier, Archivage institutionnel et vitrine bibliographique, Bernard Rentier, February 25, 2007.  In this blog post, Rentier --the Rector of the University of Liege-- lists the ways in which universities benefit by capturing their research output in their institutional repositories.  Read the original French or Google's English.

PS:  Does this mean that Liege will soon adopt an OA mandate?  Last June Rentier announced that Liege would launch an IR, though he said nothing about what policies it might use to fill it.