ScholarShare is a open-access repository of scholarship produced at the Virginia Military Institute. Begun as a pilot program in 2015, it is a collaboration of Preston Library staff to showcase, disseminate, and preserve the intellectual output of members of the VMI community.
ScholarShare is an institutional repository. An institutional repository is a digital collection that captures and preserves the intellectual output of an academic community. (SPARC 2002)
ScholarShare is open access. Open access is the free, immediate, online availability of research articles, coupled with the rights to use these articles fully in the digital environment. (SPARC)