The Collection of the LibGuides has being growing with the addition of two more LibGuides.
1) SKL has being hosting and maintaining the KU Institutional Repository. The IR Is an Open Access publication platform and search interface for scientific output and supports different type of data (articles, conference proceedings, theses, working papers, technical reports, etc). In general, the IRs promote greatly researches, as it is easily accessible without strict restrictions and other kind of barriers. Thus citations raise significantly and since the repository serves as an electronic archive, the publications are being preserved long term. Additionally, the KU IR participates in open access initiatives and umbrella organizations with the commitment to promote open access and maximizes compliancy with open access requirements of research funders. The Guide includes all necessary information regarding IR as well as the KU IR and guidelines and tips on how to submit your publication. Additionally, you can find useful information on Open Access and research funding organizations. Koc University Institutional Repository guide: http://libguides.ku.edu.tr/KUIR
2) SKL’s mission is to provide high standard services to the Academic Community. The Guide focuses on the Faculty members and brings together services and tools that assist both their research and teaching. The sections include the Document Delivery Services, the Reserve Material policy, the borrowing rights of KU Faculty members, the Instruction Sessions and Workshops being held by the Reference Team, information on personalized assistance from the Liaison Librarians and useful resources on measuring the Research Impact. Assistance to the Faculty guide: http://libguides.ku.edu.tr/faculty_assistance.