RePEc (Research Papers in Economics) is a collaborative effort of hundreds of volunteers in 93 countries to enhance the dissemination of research in Economics and related sciences.
|Launch Date||1992: Started as NetEC. 1997: RePEc created.|
|Managing Entity||Team of volunteers in 93 countries including U.S., Spain, Sweden, Germany, Canada, Italy, and Romania. Domain hosted at Boston College.|
|Types of Prints Accepted||Working Papers, Journals, Sofware Components, Books, Book Chapters, and more|
|Acquisition Approach||Publishers deposit and RePEc harvests metadata that is supplied by authors on servers. Individual authors can upload via MPRA (Munic Personal RePEc Archive).|
|Additional Notes||Over 1,900 archives from 93 countries have contributed about 2.3 million research pieces from 2,800 journals and 4,500 working paper series|
AgEcon Search: Research in Agricultural and Applied Economics collects, indexes, and electronically distributes full text copies of scholary research in the broadly defined field of agricultural and applied economics.
|Subjects Covered||Agricultural and applied economics including sub disciplines such as agribusiness, food security and supply, energy and natural resource economics, environmental economics, policy issues, international trade, and economic development.|
|Managing Entity||Cooperative project of the University of Minnesota Libraries, the Department of Applied Economics at the University of Minnesota and the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA).|
|Types of Prints Accepted||Conference presentations, working papers, journal articles, government documents, theses and dissertations, and pre-prints or post-prints of journal articles.|
|Acquisition Approach||Publishers Deposit and Authors Deposit.|
|Additional Notes||There are no costs involved in searching or downloading material from AgEcon search. There are no charges for posting papers for groups who submit/upload their own content. There is a minimal chart if you need the University of Minnesota to perform any digitization or uploading tasks.|