Document Type


Publication Date


Conference Sponsor

bepress Digital Commons

Abstract/ Summary

DigitalCommons@UMaine launched as the University of Maine’s institutional repository in January 2012. Since that time, the collection has grown to over thirteen thousand (13,000) papers in more than seven hundred, sixty (760) disciplines; and has experienced over four hundred, ninety thousand (490,000) full-text downloads. This presentation discusses the framework for the success of DigitalCommons@UMaine as an institutional repository.

Citation/Publisher Attribution

Webinar Credit: Ellis, A. K., Thompson, A. M., & Sawtelle, K. J. (2015 Jan. 15). Paths to Repository Success at Any Stage [Webinar]. In Digital Commons Webinar Series. Retrieved from



Streaming Media

FrameworkForSuccess_Script.pdf (369 kB)
Script to accompany Powerpoint Slides.