By : Alberto Aning, Librarian Universiti Malaysia Sabah
The EPrints Strengthening Workshop was held from 9 to 11 January 2017 at Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS). in collaboration with Perpustakaan Sultan Abdul Samad Universiti Putra Malaysia (PSAS UPM). the Workshop was organised by the UMS Webometric Team and involved eight participants from the UMS Department of Information and Communication Technology (JTMK) and the UMS Library.
The main objective of this workshop was to improve the UMS Institutional Repository (UMS IR) to meet the needs of users and the university’s performance in webometrics ranking. The sharing session included best practices in systems and information management together with hands-on training on maintaining and operating the system. This activity was led by Tuan Haji Shaiful Yazam and Mr. Muizzudin Kaspol of PSAS UPM. The collaboration was materialized during a working visit to PSAS UPM.