COAR is an international association that brings together individual repositories and repository networks in order to build capacity, align policies and practices, and act as a global voice for the repository community.

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A global repository network

COAR is an international association with 156 members and partners from 50 countries, representing libraries, universities, research institutions, government funders and others.

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Open Repositories 2023

June 12 - June 15

LIBER 2023

July 5 - July 7

Open Science Fair

September 25 - September 27

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