Why the Digitization of Dissertations and Theses is Important to Researchers, Universities AND Libraries

« … Digitization programs have only attracted significant interest in academia over the past three to five years, a phenomenon that has been driven by two main catalysts: the rise of the Institutional Repository (IR), and the simultaneous momentum of the Open Access movement, both of which have spurred universities to issue publication mandates to their academics and researchers (…) »

source > proquest, Linda Bennett, 23 janvier 2015