Repository: Earth-prints Repository

Full Name: Earth-prints Repository
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Description: Earth-Prints is an open archive created and maintained by Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia. This digital collection allows users to browse, search and access manuscripts, journal articles, theses, conference materials, books, book-chapters, web products.
Accepted Content Types: Articles, working papers, preprints, technical reports, conference papers and data sets in various digital formats.
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Disciplinary Scope: Earth and Planetary Sciences
Keywords: Earth, Atmosphere, Cryosphere, Hydrosphere and Solid Earth
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Platform: Dspace
Platform Languages: English
Record Count: Full text : 12 250
Repository Type: Disciplinary
Service Pricing: None
Status: Open
Terms of Use: Yes
Last Update: 5/27/21
Accessibility of Conflict of Interest Procedures:
Business Model: Non Profit
Funding: Internal funding
Countries: <a href="">Italy</a>
Owner Full Name: Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia
Owner Short Name: INGV
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Ownership Type: Research institute
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Access to Content: Anyone may access full items free of charge
Access to Metadata: Anyone may access the metadata free of charge
Account Creation: Only needed for submission
Functional Description: Yes via a tutorial on the front page (Help tab)
Interoperability: Yes via API
Metadata Formats: No
Metadata Languages: English
Metadata Properties: Title, Author(s), Date of Issue, Identifiers, Type, Language, Abstract, Sponsors, Keywords
Method for Reuse of Metadata:
Open Source: Yes
Permission for Re-use of Metadata: Metada should be protected by Licence Creative Commons
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Function Service Details
Bibliographic References Management Local function Yes : Refman, EndNote, Bibtex, RefWorks, Wikipedia, Excel, CSV and PDF
Indexing/Search Local function Yes : Google Scholar, BASE, CORE, OpenAIRE, Unpaywall and WorldCat
Indexing/Search Google Scholar
Indexing/Search Bielefeld Academic Search Engine
Indexing/Search CORE
Indexing/Search OpenAire explore
Indexing/Search Unpaywall
Indexing/Search WorldCat
Metrics Local function Downloads and Views are visible to everyone
Metrics Altmetric
Text Mining Local function Yes
Academic Applicant Only?: No
Accepted Content Formats: All supported formats are available on this page
Accepted Content Languages: All languages are supported, but English title and abstract are mandatory
Accepted Content Level: Research or scholary content
Accepted Supplementary Content: Files can be associated on the same page as the preprint ( PDF/JPG/TIFF/WORD/LATEX/AV). For higher speed and system efficiency we suggest to keep size files as much reduced as possible, though maintaining a sufficient readibility, but not exceeding 10MB of total space used.
Associated Editor: No
Associated Journal: No
Author PID: No
Availability of Associated Content: Material associated with preprint is hosted also by the platform
Journal Submission: Unrestricted
Licensing: Non-exclusive distribution license
Mechanisms to Report Concerns About Content:
Mechanisms to Report Concerns About Plagiarism: No
Moderation: Beforehand : Content within scope, Complete Metadata, the eligibility of authors/depositors
Peer Review Status Indication: Yes
Persistent Identifier: Persistent URL
Remaining Indrawn Item:
Text Embargo: No, only if the publisher imposes an embargo period
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Versioning Policy: Accepts new version (replace the older)
Who can Deposit?: Accredited Community Members
Withdrawal Authorisation: Platform
Withdrawal Policy: Yes. Items may be removed at the request of the author/copyright holder. Earlier versions may be withdrawn from public view