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is a media file repository
- making available public domain and freely-licensed educational media content (images, sound and video clips)
- common repository for the various projects of the Wikimedia Foundation
Unlike traditional media repositories, Wikimedia Commons is free. Everyone is allowed to copy, use and modify any files here freely as long as they follow the terms specified by the author; this often means crediting the source and author(s) appropriately and releasing copies/improvements under the same freedom to others.
Some select repositories:
Disciplinary Repositories listed on the Open Access Directory
OA in individual disciplines (from Informationsplattform Open Access, swtich to English, links to separate pages on 15 fields)
- Aquatic Commons
Covering marine, estuarine /brackish and fresh water environments; iincludes the science, technology, management, conservation, economic, sociological and legal aspects.
Over 500,000 e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance and Statistics.
- Association of Religion Data Archives
Coverage includes international surveys, U.S. church membership data, and U.S. Surveys.
- CESSDA Data Portal
From the Council of European Social Science Data Archives (CESSDA).
- Cogprints (Cognitive Sciences ePrint Archive)
- Digital Repositories E-Science Network (DReSNeT)
A network of social science repositories for texts and data from the UK Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).
- DataONE - international federation of data repositories containing earth observations data from fields such as ecology, biology, evolution, and environmental sciences such as hydrology, oceanography, and atmospheric science. Participation from hundreds of field stations, universities, and government agencies.
- Canadian Institutional Repositories
"Since 2003, the Canadian Association of Research Libraries [CARL] has been promoting the use of institutional repositories in Canada through the CARL Institutional Repositories Program. As a result, over 80% of CARL members have implemented an IR at their institution. "
- digital library of cultural artifacts in digital form for researchers, historians, scholars, and the general public.
KPBC. Regional academic repository for data in all fields. Poland
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