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UL Lafayette Institutional Repository

A research guide for using and submitting to the University's institutional repository.

Institutional Repository

UL IR Homepage

UL Lafayette's Institutional Repository (IR) is an online space that brings together and provides open access to the University's scholarship and intellectual content. Developed in 2018 and managed by Edith Garland Dupré Library's Special Collections department, the repository accepts scholarship in a wide variety of formats, including PDF documents, audio/video, and images. The purpose of the IR is to promote the scholarship of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in a free and open access environment for enhanced discovery and research value. The URL is

This guide briefly describes how users can use the IR and how contributors can submit their work.