MMU Institutional Repository (MMU IR)
MMU Institutional Repository (MMU IR) is the Multimedia University’s perpetual and growing collection of research work which includes peer-reviewed articles, conferences, and working papers representing our rich intellectual community.
It has been established to provide a deposit service for the academic staff and researchers. It is an initiative of the Siti Hasmah Digital Library (SHDL) under the supervision of the Research Library.
MMU Institutional Repository (MMU IR) can be accessed through the SHDL Library website or via the URL link: http://ir.mmu.edu.my/
Where possible, the details of each item described in the archive will include a link to a freely available electronic copy of the full text or other electronic documentation of the research output. However, there are also items with full-text documents that will be restricted to protect the intellectual property or copyright of the author’s work.
Benefits of depositing research
By storing and making available our research outputs via the Institutional Repository (IR), we will be helping the worldwide scholarly research community to discover and retrieve the work of Multimedia University’s researchers.
Advantages for researchers
- Wider dissemination
E-print repositories enable free worldwide web-based access to research outputs.
- Increased impact
Studies show that research deposited in open access repositories have considerably increased impact as citation rates rise.
- Increased visibility & discoverability of research
MMU IR conforms to the Open Archives Initiative (OAI) standards. This means that research deposited here has a higher ranking by search engines such as Google.
- A showcase for research
The repository provides a means to bring together your research output. The repository can be linked from your research centre or faculty web pages.
Any correspondence concerning this repository should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
To Create an Account
Please complete the online form of MMU IR Account Registration to create an account.