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OCRIS: online catalogue and repository interoperability study. Final report

Birrell, Duncan and Dunsire, Gordon and Menzies, Kathleen and , JISC Scholarly Communications Working Group (SCG) (Funder) (2009) OCRIS: online catalogue and repository interoperability study. Final report. [Report]

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Abstract

The aims and objectives of OCRIS were to: • Survey the extent to which repository content is in scope for institutional library OPACs, and the extent to which it is already recorded there; • Examine the interoperability of OPAC and repository software for the exchange of metadata and other information; • List the various services to institutional managers, researchers, teachers and learners offered respectively by OPACs and repositories; • Identify the potential for improvements in the links (e.g. using link resolver technology) from repositories and/or OPACs to other institutional services, such as finance or research administration; • Make recommendations for the development of possible further links between library OPACs and institutional repositories, identifying the benefits to relevant stakeholder groups.