A service-oriented national e-theses information system and repository

  • Nikos Houssos
  • Panagiotis Stathopoulos
  • Ioanna Sarantopoulou
  • Dimitris Zavaliadis
  • Evi Sachini
Keywords: OR2010, Open Access, Library and information sciences, DDC: 020


Introduction In this article we present an overview of the information technology infrastructure that supports the operation of the Greek National Archive of Doctoral Theses (HEDI). The infrastructure, which has been recently re-developed replacing a legacy system, makes use of repository software, in particular the DSpace platform, as part of a service-oriented information system based on open source components.