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DORAS will be being upgraded on Wednesday 18th and Thursday 19th July 2018.

During this time user login will be disabled but publications will still be accessible, except for one or two brief periods.

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DORAS is DCU's Open Access Institutional Repository, providing free online access to research publications and theses from Dublin City University, Ireland. An institutional repository provides a secure central repository for the research output of the university.

DORAS makes scholarly information produced in DCU available to the wider academic community and offers greater visibility and higher impact for this material which can be globally accessed over the internet.

Open Access items from DORAS can also be found at - the new Open Access portal of Irish research publications and theses.
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