The Institutional Repository (IR) is a platform for collecting, preserving, and distributing the scholarly, research, and creative works produced by The University of Alabama community. Repositories are important tools for preserving an organization's legacy; they facilitate long-term digital preservation and scholarly communication.
The University of Alabama’s Institutional Repository supports and supplements academic publishing and scholarly communication via a searchable, open access, web-based publishing platform for:
1. Register for an account
2. Click Submissions and Start a New Submission
3. Select your department or affiliation
4. Enter your coauthors, title, and keywords
5. Upload your document