Alfred-Wegener-Institut für Polar- and Meeresforschung (AWI): ePIC (electronic Publication Information Center)

Info

Global Rank:
36./181oarr world ranking

National Rank:
33./160oarr national ranking

Regional Rank:
1./2HB

Total score:
62/100
Type of open access repository:
Institutional Repository
Repository URL:
Start date:
1999
Type of responsible institution:
Non-university research institutions and others
Hosted by:
not hosted
Software:
EPrints 3.3.11 (html source)
Repository base URL:
CRIS / University bibliography:
yes / no
Certificate:
none
Funded by:
Helmholtz Alliance
Description:
ePIC (electronic Publication Information Center) is the official repository for publications and presentations of Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research (AWI), a non-profit federally funded research center of Helmholtz Association in Germany (read Imprint). ePIC offers metadata information to every item, and, when available, related documents/archives and supplementary information (links to data archived in PANGAEA and associated research platform and campaign information. In the context of the Open Archives Inititative , the repository ePIC is an OAI-PMH compliant data provider which uses EPRINTS as software framework. The OAI Base URL for ePIC is: http://epic.awi.de/cgi/oai2 ePIC is an open access repository with all ownership and operation rights reserved to AWI. While efforts are made to ensure information completeness, accuracy and integrity, AWI does not warrant or assume any legal liability or responsibility. No fees or royalties are payable for the use of postprints as long as the source is credited. Indiscriminated automated downloads from ePIC metadata and PDF files are not permitted. Detailed information on ePIC policies can be found at http://epic.awi.de/policies.html
Performance

Coverage in %:

Total scores:

Open Access: 6/10
Usability: 15/15
Services: 9/15
Metadata: 19/35
Interoperability: 13/25
Growth

Number of published items (01/2015):34281
Number of published items (01/2014):32423
Number of published items (01/2013):30165

Scorecard 2015

Open Access
Open access publication fund:0/4
COAR member:4/4
Berlin Declaration:2/2

Total score:6/10
Usability
English GUI:5/5
Simple search:4/4
Advanced search:2/2
Browsing:2/2
Contact information:1/1
Sitemap:1/1

Total score:15/15
Services
Citation guidelines:3/3
Standardized usage statistics:0/3
Non-standardized usage statistics:0/2
Enhanced publications:2/2
Bibliographic export:1/1
Social networks:1/1
RSS feed:1/1
Cover page:1/1
Mobile format:0/1

Total score:9/15
Metadata
Machine readable rights info:0/4
Author ID:0/3
Funder compliance:3/3
Open access set:0/3
Date element:3/3
Language element:3/3
Versioning:0/3
Keywords:0/2
Abstracts:2/2
Creator element:2/2
Title element:2/2
Type element:2/2
Identifier element:2/2
Classification available:0/1

Total score:19/35
Interoperability
Open content licenses:0/5
LoD ready:3/3
Additional standard API:0/3
CC0:0/3
SEO:2/2
Identify request:2/2
Long-term preservation:0/1
Harvest batch size:1/1
Resumption token:1/1
Deleting strategy:1/1
OAI 2.0:1/1
XML schema:1/1
Incremental harvesting:1/1

Total score:13/25

Scorecard 2014

General
Share of items published last year:0/5
DINI certificate:0/5
CRIS:0/1
University bibliography:0/1

Total score:0/12
Usability
Simple search:2/2
Advanced search:1/2
Browsing:1/2
Contact information:1/1
Sitemap:0/1
German GUI:0/1
English GUI:1/1

Total score:6/10
Value-added Services
Citation guidelines:1/1
Usage statistics:0/1
Enhanced publications:0/1
Altmetrics:0/1
Bibliographic export:0/1
Social networks:0/1
RSS feed:0/1
Cover page:0/1
Mobile format:0/1
Public checksum:0/1

Total score:1/10
Metadata
DINI validator score:1/3
Persistent identifier:0/1
Classification system:0/1
Author identifier:0/1
Project information:0/1
OpenAIRE compliance:0/1
Search engine optimization:0/1

Total score:1/9
Interoperability
Open content licenses:0/1
Protocols/ API:0/1
Metadata transfer:0/1
Long term preservation file formats:0/1
RDF:1/1
ORE:0/1

Total score:1/6
Community
Publication fund:0/1
Berlin Declaration:1/1
COAR member:1/1

Total score:2/3