Established: July 2019
Type of Group and General Comments
Standing. For more information, see the Team Structure page.
This IR Platform project group plays a key role in supporting the ULCs charge to provide broad oversight and leadership for the development, stewardship, and dissemination of unique and local content, by identifying, recommending, and planning for a pilot of an Alliance centrally-supported institutional repository (IR) platform and service model. Goals for the project group in FY 2020 include: creating use case scenarios; conducting internal and external environmental scans; comparing functionalities and costs of potential IRs (Islandora, DSpace, eScholarship, and Hyku/Hyrax); and developing recommendation for service model.