African Digital Research Repositories

Map of African Digital Research Repositories, souce: https://info.africarxiv.org/african-digital-research-repositories/

The International African Institute (IAI) in collaboration with AfricarXiv present an interactive map of African digital research literature repositories: https://info.africarxiv.org/african-digital-research-repositories/

The interactive map includes organizational, governmental and international repositories. It also maps the interactions between research repositories. In this dataset, the focus is on institutional repositories for scholarly works.

Objectives

"The map of African digital repositories was created as a resource to be used in activities addressing the following aims:

  1. Improve the discoverability of African research and publications.
  2. Enhance the interoperability of existing and emerging African repositories.
  3. Identify ways through which digital scholarly search engines can enhance the discoverability of African research."

Fore more information, please see the website.

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