Institutional Repository > Why should I submit

CORA supports the preservation, dissemination and promotion of research being undertaken in University College Cork. By archiving copies of your research publications in CORA, you will enjoy many benefits:

  • Increased visibility for research – repositories are indexed by search engines such as Google Scholar and CORA records are harvested by different portals such as Rian.ie

  • Compliance with funder’s open access policies SHERPA JULIET

  • Wider dissemination of research since there is no subscription barrier for end users like SMEs, charitable organisations and those in the developing world

  • A permanent stable home for your digital publications particularly useful for grey literature such as working papers, conference papers, unpublished reports etc.

  • Build a more in-depth research profile as a [Full Text] link will appear next to the reference in the publications list on your IRIS web profile

Last updated: 17 August 2016