Tara O'Leary | February 10, 2015
The University of Notre Dame and the Hesburgh Libraries announce the launch of CurateND, a multifaceted research repository and portal designed to manage and preserve Notre Dame research and associated data so that it can be globally discovered, accessed and shared. CurateND will help to illuminate the University’s research mission, elevate the work of faculty and students and further Notre Dame’s impact around the world.
In keeping with current trends for research libraries, CurateND was developed by the Hesburgh Libraries Digital Initiatives and Scholarship Program led by Rick Johnson, program co-director, in partnership with individuals and departments from across the University.
While key features are clustered around four main pillars — manage, preserve, discover, share — the needs vary significantly among disciplines and even individual researchers. “The development of a preservation and research tool that meets the diverse and changing needs of faculty and students has truly been a team effort thanks to interdisciplinary collaboration and input from dozens of early adopters across campus,” said Johnson.
Read more at The College of Science.