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Repository may refer to:

Archives and online databases[edit]

  • Content repository, a database with an associated set of data management tools, allowing application-independent access to the content
  • Disciplinary repository (or subject repository), an online archive containing works or data associated with a particular subject area
  • HAL (open archive), an open archive where authors can deposit academic documents
  • Information repository, a central place in which an aggregation of data is kept and maintained in an organized way, usually in computer storage
  • Institutional repository, an archive for keeping digital copies of the intellectual output of an institution
  • Open-access repository, a platform for freely available research results



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