• OAIster database

OAIster  (OAIster)

  • Union catalog of digital resources
  • Contains digital resources from open archive collections.
  • Represents multidisciplinary resources from more than 1,100 contributors worldwide.
  • Records contain a digital object link allowing users access to the object in a single click.

Database details

Types of resources Digital resources including:
  • born-digital texts
  • audio files
  • images
  • movies
  • datasets
Collections including:
  • theses
  • technical reports
  • research papers
  • image collections
Data Contributors 1,100+
Updated Quarterly
Producer information

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E-mail: oaister@oclc.org


OAISTER was originally developed at the University of Michigan Libraries with the support of a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Indexes and examples in OAIster

Search indexes Examples
Keyword predecessor institutions
Abstract history
Access method http
Accession number 727053137
Author wessels
Language phrase English

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Notes university archivist
Place of Publication Hartford
Publication date 20050407
Publisher university surrey guildford
Series olr research report
Source gender behavior
Standard Number 9781109734126
Subject mathematics
Title contact networks