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Wednesday, November 21, 2007

Funds to facilitate repository deposit

JISC is soliciting funding proposals on digital repositories, including proposals to facilitate repository deposit:

...JISC invites institutions to submit funding proposals for projects to:

  • develop interoperability demonstrators to help improve the efficiency and effectiveness with which research papers are deposited into repositories
  • develop, provide examples for, and a limited support facility for, a Data Audit Framework
  • implement a version of the 'Data Audit Framework' methodology in a range of institutions and subject areas

The deadline for receipt of proposals in response to this call is 12:00 noon on Monday 14 January 2008....