The presentations delivered at the repository stream are now available online from the WRN website at:

In order to evaluate the training we deliver as a project we look to collect feedback wherever possible to feedback to our sponsors JISC. Therefore, if you did attend the repository, and haven’t already filled out and returned the paper version, could we please ask you to take a few moments to complete an online feedback form available from

WRN also held a discussion session on the hurdles faced by Repository Administrators when trying to encourage academic buy-in to their systems. As part of the discussions we also suggested solutions for each of the obstacles. We have added the discussions points raised to the WRN blog and we are looking for your input.

Please add comments and suggestions to the blog post, and suggest advocacy ideas that have worked for you. It is hoped this exchange of ideas will aid both our WRN community and the repository community as a whole.