Setting up a repository

This section provides information to help you create your repository and the administrative processes required to maintain it.

Technical approaches

This section explains the different options for setting up repository software.


Advice on planning how to define and manage the metadata within your repository.


Information on planning the administrative processes for the repository.

Launching a repository

Advice on making your repository live and publicising it within your institution.

Planning checklist

Our planning checklist will help you to ensure that you have considered all of the relevant questions before launching your repository.