Benefits to the Authors

  • The Repository enhances the professional visibility of the faculty and raises the prestige of the Institution.

  • Institutional repositories lower access barriers and offer the widest possible dissemination of a scholar's work.

  • It has been demonstrated that open access online articles have a higher citation rate than traditionally published articles.

  • It serves to establish priority of ideas and intellectual property, i.e. registering the work with a date stamp.

  • The centralized system manages and presents the research output of the Institute in an organized fashion.

  • Students can easily access faculty papers from our repository.

  • It preserves and provides long-term access to the scholars' research output.

  • Publications in the repository can be immediately found in global indexing and search services such as Google, Google Scholar and OAIster.