Re: The Mandate of Open Access Institutional Repository Managers

From: Stevan Harnad <>
Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2010 16:39:47 -0400

On 2010-07-30, at 4:18 PM, leo waaijers wrote:

> Stevan Harnad wrote:
>> And my mandate, Charles (if you will permit me!) is to continue describing, as clearly and as concretely as I can, what it is that I take to be the mandate of repositories, repository managers, and repository managers -- and why.
> Is this a self-imposed mandate Stevan? If so, are we all entitled to define our own mandates?

Yes, self-imposed, Leo.

And, yes, we're all entitled to impose mandates on ourselves.

(Some, unfond of extended metaphors, might prefer to call it their "mission." Mine's been open access archivangelism 'lo these nigh on 20 years...)
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