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The UK’s Largest Health Board, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, Joins Open Repository

From James Evans, Product Manager, Open Repository

Open Repository is pleased to announce a new client, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, our first client based in Scotland. As part of the UK National Health Service,  Greater Glasgow and Clyde is the largest health board in the UK, provides state healthcare to over 1.2 million people and employs around 38,000 staff. Health professionals, patients and members of the public will be able to use the new repository to find and view a vast range of documents, such as reports, strategies, Health News, leaflets, newsletters and guidelines.  We look forward to working with the NHSGGC team to implement the new repository.

Open Repository is also a co-sponsor of the Internet Librarian International 2015 Conference at the Olympia Conference Centre, London UK, 20-21th October.  Come and meet our team at the sponsor stand to discuss your repository requirements and enter our prize draw to win a Nexus tablet.

Open Repository builds, hosts and customizes enhanced, DSpace repositories for institutions worldwide, enabling the institution to focus on managing and developing content within their repository. Through Open Repository and Open Repository Lite, clients can choose a package to suit their needs, including development, training and marketing. Open Repository offers clients the full services required to successfully run a repository, while Open Repository Lite offers is aimed at small clients and those from emerging or developing countries, requiring a simple install at a cost effective price.  Open Repository is a DuraSpace Registered Service Provider and is offered by BioMed Central, the Open Access specialist.