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Over 300,000 Downloads - UNI Student, Faculty, and Staff Success Highlighted in UNI ScholarWorks

UNI Scholarworks, UNI's institutional repository reaches a milestone of 10,000 works with over 300,000 downloads.

UNI ScholarWorks highlights UNI faculty, staff and student success by collecting, preserving and making digital research and scholarly output more accessible. The repository contains articles, journals, image galleries, theses, dissertations, conferences, and much more.

Benefits: Items can now be discovered and viewed all over the world right from a Google search! Institutional repositories provide access, visibility, stability, flexibility, and long-term preservation of content.

Example of collections are listed below:

Peer-reviewed journals in UNI ScholarWorks include the following:

More records have been created and made visible in the Expert Gallery and Profiles feature. UNI's Undergraduate Student Work collection is a part of the Digital Commons Undergraduate Research Commons and UNI's Open Educational Resources collection is a part of the Digital Commons Teaching Commons.

Other collections in UNI ScholarWorks include the following:

Featured: Iowa Research Commons

UNI ScholarWorks is part of the new Iowa Research Commons portal which is a shared repository of the three Iowa public universities, University of Iowa, Iowa State University, and the University of Northern Iowa. Visitors to the site can search the contents of all three institutions at the same time by using the search box. Content gathered to joint collections on the site highlight theses/dissertations, undergraduate research, and journals of Iowa’s three public universities.

For assistance in using the UNI ScholarWorks services or to learn more about the project, please contact:

Ellen Neuhaus, Digital Scholarship Librarian, at ellen.neuhaus@uni.edu or (319) 273-3739

William Maravetz, Digital Scholarship Library Assistant III, at william.maravetz@uni.edu or (319) 273-2965

To learn more about Rod Library’s Digital Scholarship Services go to the DDS website.

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