Conference for Undergraduate Research Programs: Building, Enhansing, Sustaining
Student research is an untapped commodity. A survey of 238 Institutional Repositories in 2013 indicated that only 38% collect student research other than theses and dissertations. We think student research is a potential goldmine. Do other librarians agree? What about stake holders outside of the library? And, what are the obstacles preventing more robust collection of student research?
Rozum, Betty; Thoms, Becky L.; Bates, Scott C.; and Barandiaran, Danielle M., "Opportunities Outweigh Obstacles" (2015). Library Faculty & Staff Presentations. Paper 65.