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dc.creator Lamptey, R.B
dc.creator Corletey, Abednego
dc.date 2011-08-01T04:35:14Z
dc.date 2011-08-01T04:35:14Z
dc.date 2011-07
dc.date.accessioned 2018-06-24T00:23:36Z
dc.date.available 2018-06-24T00:23:36Z
dc.identifier DE GRUYTER SAUR, IFLA publication vol. 153, 2011 Pages 105–112.
dc.identifier 978-3-11-025328-3
dc.identifier 978-3-11-026374-9
dc.identifier http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/557
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/5039
dc.description Academic and Research libraries in Ghana have difficulty accessing research work done in their institutions and in Ghana as a whole. This is a challenge in supporting teaching, learning, research and knowledge dissemination. Therefore, an alternative solution can be to enhance the Open Access Institutional repositories (OA- IR). The technology is currently new in Ghana with only one university hosting it. This article provides an overview of the establishment of OA- IRs in Ghana, the challenges and making a case for key decision makers to consider ways in setting up and enhancing their institutional repositories.
dc.description Article published in IFLA publication volume 153, Open Access to STM Information Trends, Models and Strategies for Libraries Edited by Katsirikou, Anthi Berlin, Boston (DE GRUYTER SAUR) 2011 Pages 105–112 eBook ISBN: 978-3-11-026374-9 Print ISBN: 978-3-11-025328-3 DOI: 10.1515/9783110263749.105 Could be accessed here: http://www.degruyter.com/view/books/9783110263749/9783110263749.105/9783110263749.105.xml?format=EBOK
dc.description KNUST
dc.language en
dc.publisher Berlin, Boston (DE GRUYTER SAUR)
dc.subject Intellectual output
dc.subject digital archiving
dc.subject open access
dc.subject publishing
dc.subject information professionals
dc.subject institutional repository
dc.subject Ghana
dc.title Enhancing Institutional Repositories (IR) in Ghana
dc.type Article


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