Institutional Repository Workshop 
1 - 3 April 2009, University of Pretoria  

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 Institutional Repository Workshop
1 - 3
April 2009

University of Pretoria, Lynnwood Road, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Venue:
Orange Lab, Informatorium Building 67 (Campus Map - Directions to Univ. of PTA)
This is a wheelchair-friendly venue


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Day 1 – Wednesday 1 April 2009

07:30 - 08:30

Registration

08:30 - 08:45

Welcome

08:45 – 09:15

Collaboration between institutions

09:15 – 09:45

Formulating an e-Strategy for your institution/ library

09:45 – 10:15

Introduction & current state of Institutional Repositories

10:15 - 11:00

Planning your institutional repository

11:00 - 11:30

Refreshments

11:30 - 12:00

Planning your institutional repository (cont.)

12:00 - 13:00

eCopyright

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 15:00

Preparing non-digital material for submission to your IR

15:00 - 17:00 GIMP - Image Manipulation Program

Day 2 - Thursday 2 April 2009

08:00 - 11:00

Installation of an IR

11:00 - 11:30

Refreshments

11:30 - 12:00

Installation of an IR (cont.)

12:00 - 13:00

Customizing your repository

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 17:00

Administering and using your repository

Day 3 - Friday 3 April 2009

08:00 – 10:00

Administering and using your repository (cont.)

10:00 – 11:00

Introduction to Metadata

11:00 – 11:30

Refreshments

11:30 – 12:30

Faceted metadata for describing compound objects 

12:30 – 13:00

Evaluating your Institutional Repository; Policies & Procedures

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 – 15:00

Marketing & getting buy-in

15:00 – 15:30

IR Exposure

15:30 – 16:00

Open Discussion & Conclusions

 

 

 
 

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