for information describing items in the repository
- Anyone may access the metadata free of charge.
- The metadata may be re-used in any medium without prior permission for not-for-profit purposes provided the OAI Identifier or a link to the original metadata record are given.
- The metadata must not be re-used in any medium for commercial purposes without formal permission.
for full-text and other full data items
- Access to some or all full items is controlled.
- No full-item re-use policy defined. Assume no rights at all have been granted.
for types of document & data set held
- This is an institutional or departmental repository.
- Subject Specialities:
- Science General
- Agriculture, Food and Veterinary
- Biology and Biochemistry
- Chemistry and Chemical Technology
- ePrints@CFTRI is restricted to:
- Journal articles
- Conference and workshop papers
- Theses and dissertations
- Books, chapters and sections
- Deposited items may include:
- working drafts
- submitted versions (as sent to journals for peer-review)
- accepted versions (author's final peer-reviewed drafts)
- published versions (publisher-created files)
- Items are individually tagged with their version type and date.
- Principal Languages: English
concerning depositors, quality & copyright
- Items may only be deposited by academic staff, registered students, and employees of the institution
- Authors may only submit their own work for archiving.
- Eligible depositors must deposit bibliographic metadata for all their publications.
- Eligible depositors must deposit full texts of all their publications, although they may delay making them publicly visible to comply with publishers' embargos.
- The administrator only vets items for the eligibility of authors/depositors, relevance to the scope of ePrints@CFTRI, valid layout & format, and the exclusion of spam
- The validity and authenticity of the content of submissions is the sole responsibility of the depositor.
- Items can be deposited at any time, but will not be made publicly visible until any publishers' or funders' embargo period has expired.
- Any copyright violations are entirely the responsibility of the authors/depositors.
- If ePrints@CFTRI receives proof of copyright violation, the relevant item will be removed immediately.
- Items will be retained indefinitely.
- ePrints@CFTRI will try to ensure continued readability and accessibility.
- Items will be migrated to new file formats where necessary.
- ePrints@CFTRI regularly backs up its files according to current best practice.
- Items may be removed at the request of the author/copyright holder, but this is strongly discouraged.
- Acceptable reasons for withdrawal include:
- Journal publishers' rules
- Proven copyright violation or plagiarism
- Legal requirements and proven violations
- National Security
- Falsified research
- Withdrawn items are deleted entirely from the database.
- Withdrawn items' identifiers/URLs are not retained.
- The metadata of withdrawn items will not be searchable.
- If necessary, an updated version may be deposited.
- The earlier version may be withdrawn from public view.
- The item's persistent URL will always link to the latest version.
- No closure policy defined.