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Building Social Networks from Institutional Repositories

Building Social Networks from Institutional Repositories
Building Social Networks from Institutional Repositories
An Institutional Repository may offer .a set of services. to its local users, supporting the publication of research. More importantly, the repository also forms a key component in the global scholarly communications environment. In this presentation we investigate the role of the repository on a global scale by witnessing the effects on a changing economy and also show how worldwide collaboration networks can be predicted using the strong social links found in repository metadata.
Tarrant, David
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Carr, Les
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Tarrant, David and Carr, Les (2011) Building Social Networks from Institutional Repositories At Open Repositories 2011.

Tarrant, David and Carr, Les (2011) Building Social Networks from Institutional Repositories At Open Repositories 2011.

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Abstract

An Institutional Repository may offer .a set of services. to its local users, supporting the publication of research. More importantly, the repository also forms a key component in the global scholarly communications environment. In this presentation we investigate the role of the repository on a global scale by witnessing the effects on a changing economy and also show how worldwide collaboration networks can be predicted using the strong social links found in repository metadata.

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Accepted/In Press date: June 2011
Additional Information: Event Dates: July 2011
Venue - Dates: Open Repositories 2011, 2011-07-01
Organisations: Web & Internet Science

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Local EPrints ID: 272683
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/272683
PURE UUID: 99b26a5a-34c8-45ba-941b-908a16248e08
ORCID for Les Carr: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0002-2113-9680

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Date deposited: 18 Aug 2011 14:36
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 06:21

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Author: David Tarrant
Author: Les Carr ORCID iD

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