Journal article

The eScholarship Research Centre: working with knowledge in the twenty-first century

GJ McCarthy, HL Morgan, E Daniels

The Australian Library Journal | ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD | Published : 2016


The eScholarship Research Centre at the University of Melbourne was established in 2007 but its origins can be traced back to the foundation of the Australian Science Archives Project in 1985. In its 2015 review, the Centre stated its four key activities as engagement, scholarly services, research and collaboration. What identified the Centre as different from other research centres was that it was not located in a faculty but within the University Library. At the same time, the Centre was different from the other units of the Library because it maintained its largely self-funded business model and its commitment to helping build national information infrastructure to support research. So wh..

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