DigitalHub: A Repository Focused on the Future

Violeta Ilik*, Piotr Hebal, Anton Olson, Susan Wishnetsky, Joelen Pastva, Ramune Kubilius, Jonathan Shank, Karen Gutzman, Margarita Chung, Kristi Holmes

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Abstract

The DigitalHub scholarly repository was developed and launched at the Galter Health Sciences Library for the Feinberg School of Medicine and the greater Northwestern Medicine community. The repository was designed to allow scholars the ability to create, share, and preserve a range of citable digital outputs. This article traces the evolution of DigitalHub’s development and engagement activities, highlighting project challenges, innovations, success stories, and the team-based approach that was employed to successfully achieve project goals.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)31-42
Number of pages12
JournalMedical Reference Services Quarterly
Volume37
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2 2018

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Keywords

  • Controlled vocabularies
  • DigitalHub
  • institutional repositories
  • interoperability
  • linked data
  • metadata
  • open access
  • scholarly communications

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Health Informatics
  • Library and Information Sciences

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