Open Repository is the hosted repository platform from BioMed Central, the world’s leading open access specialist. Easily upload, manage, preserve and disseminate your organization's content. Curate articles, images, video, research data and metadata.
Enhanced core DSpace platform with the latest preservation features & powerful repository toolsTour our sofware
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Open Repository supports digital curation, preservation & open access in Universities, Research Bodies, NGOs, Charities and Enterprise. We operate repositories for a diverse and growing range of globally distributed institutions and organisations. We have offered a managed repository-preservation environment for research, open access and preservation outputs since 2004. Some of the ways we help our clients:
“I can only praise the Open Repository staff for being extremely helpful and supportive both during the establishment of the repository and subsequently with various modifications. In particular, the technical staff have been extraordinarily responsive to questions and requests for changes. Recently, the staff helped with a refresh of our site and we are delighted with the new “look” and simplified navigation. Very impressive service.”
Tony Reid Medical Editor, Médecins Sans Frontières
“We chose Open Repository because we were looking for a hosted service to help us get started. We wanted to move forward with the repository services but did not have the technological infrastructure needed locally to support DSpace ourselves. Contracting with hosting services with Open Repository allowed us to get started and focus on working with our customer base immediately.”
Kimberly Chapman Library Campus Manager, University of Arziona
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Blog: We also write at the BioMed Central blog, where we write on Open Repository, new & experimental features, open access, advocacy ,preservation, data curation & other topics. Look out for content tagged ‘Open Repository’.
Support: Existing clients with a registered admin user can also access the Open Repository Portal to get information about platform updates, releases, maintenance, upgrades, documentation, FAQs, general info about repositories, open access, research-preservation curation and other support material.
Welcome! Open Repository is a platform operated by BioMed Central, the leading open access publisher. Open Repository is a hosted repository service for institutions and organisations, offering open access and digital preservation.
Regardless of size or location, our packages page has a offering to meet a wide of repository preservation requirements. BioMed Central have been operating Open Repository since 2004, and we believe in a long term sustainable approach to running a repository.
We hope you enjoy looking at our site, and do take a look at our software, hosting and service pages. Please do get in touch via the contact page, if you have any questions about our platform, would like to request a demo, trial or acquire an Open Repository instance.
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