The Research Repository of Catalonia (RECERCAT) is a cooperative repository of digital documents that includes the research literature of universities and research centers in Catalonia, such as unpublished articles (preprints), conference papers, research reports, working papers, theses, technical reports, etc.
The main purpose of RECERCAT is to highlight research carried out in Catalonia, increasing the visibility of the documents, the authors and the institutions that protect them.
Recercat is currently the institutional repository of the URL, and bring visibility to the university's scientific production, which includes: journal articles, conference contributions, research reports, and a selection of the university’s best bachelor and master degree theses.
- Why is it helpful to post to Recercat?
Thanks to being described in international protocols, its consultation and visibility is broader, and it is searchable through Google and also in international repositories.
It facilitates open-source digital publishing.
It adds value to documents through standardized citations, view statistics, permanent addresses, and preservation mechanisms.
- To find out how to post on RECERCAT, contact your library.
Want to know more about repositories?
Repositories are digitally stored and remotely searchable data deposits. The most well-renowned repositories are connected to institutions and offer free access. Their aim is to preserve and disseminate the scientific publications of their own researchers and optimize the impact of their production by facilitating access thereto.