About the CSU Digital Repository

The CSU Digital Repository is a service of Colorado State University Libraries, providing online access to the research and scholarship of CSU’s faculty, students, and staff. This digital repository brings together all of the university’s research under one umbrella, with an aim to preserve and provide access to that research.

Users can access a range of content including but not limited to:

  • Journal articles
  • Conference proceedings and presentations
  • Theses and dissertations
  • Audio and video files
  • Administrative and policy documents
  • University publications
  • Datasets from research projects and grants

There are some big benefits that come with including your works in the CSU Digital Repository:

  • Free/open access – your digital works will be made available to the widest possible audience, free via the web
  • Increased visibility – content in institutional repositories like the CSU Digital Repository increase your works’ exposure and potential for higher impact
  • Meets sharing requirements – satisfy requirements for open access to publicly-funded research (NIH) and sharing your data can satisfy data management planning required by NSF or other funding agencies
  • Long-term access/preservation – a permanent url for each of your works guarantee no more broken links, and the CSU Digital Repository ensures that your works will remain accessible and usable over time

For more information, contact:

Mark Shelstad
(970) 491-2820
Email: CSU Digital Repository