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Eckerd Scholar Project Site: Home

Project site for Eckerd Scholar implementation.

What is Eckerd Scholar?

eckerd scholar screen shotECKERD SCHOLAR is the institutional repository for collecting, preserving, and sharing the history of scholarship at Eckerd College. The purpose of site is to share the intellectual and creative works of the College, including publications by students, student-faculty collaborations, faculty, and staff.

This is a support page for admin users, providing links to the PRODUCTION and TEST versions of Eckerd Scholar, built using the Esploro platform hosted by Ex Libris. In addition, links to training resources and project planning documents are also compiled here.

 

Collection Priorities

Collections will be added to Esploro in the following order:

Spring 2021

  • Undergraduate theses
  • Student Research Symposium Programs
  • Humanities Symposium Programs
  • Research Bites
  • Faculty profiles (goal of 10+) & grant information

Additional collections (timing TBD)

  • Ford Scholars 
  • First-Year Research Associateships
  • Natural Sciences Summer Research Program
  • Eckerd Review
  • Senior Art Shows
  • Senior Comps projects
  • Performances
  • Concerts
  • Art Exhibits
  • Planet Forward Participants

Eckerd Scholar Links

Eckerd Scholar Links

  PRODUCTION TEST
Use it for This is our live site with updated collections. Use the Management Interface to customize and add collections, assets, and researchers Library use only. Site for testing out new features before implementing on PRODUCTION.
Management Interface

Access the Eckerd Scholar management interface via one of the following locations:

For Library staff - via the Research tab in Alma Production

For faculty/staff - via the Research Management site

The site should automatically log you in using your Eckerd gmail account.

https://cust14-naw.alma.exlibrisgroup.com/mng/login?institute=01ECKERD_INST&auth=local

Library access only

Public view

https://scholar.eckerd.edu 

If you have a researcher profile, you can login to this site to customize your profile.

https://cust14-naw.alma.exlibrisgroup.com/discovery/search?vid=01ECKERD_INST:ResearchRepository

Relevant IRs

The following institutional repositories provide good models for our project:

Esploro Sites

IRs on other platforms

  • Liberal Arts Research Commons
    This site has links to a number of institutional repository (IR) sites for liberal arts colleges across the country. Each is built on the Digital Commons platform. The challenge with these traditional IR sites is that they rely on author submissions from faculty. 
  • Macalester College