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Oregon Health & Science University has gone live on TIND DA and TIND IR

Released July 07, 2023

Portland, OR, and Oslo, Norway – July 7, 2023. Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), a renowned public research university and medical center committed to research, education, and patient care, has successfully migrated from Samvera to the TIND Digital Archive (TIND DA) and TIND Institutional Repository (TIND IR) solutions. In selecting TIND DA and IR, OHSU continues its commitment to optimizing digital asset management workflows and enabling open access to scholarly works now in a shared platform.


TIND DA will enable OHSU to efficiently manage, showcase and preserve its digital collections, including images, publications, audio files, video recordings, and more. Furthermore, OHSU will utilize TIND IR, to promote and disseminate scholarly output. This includes published research articles, student theses, and dissertations.

By leveraging TIND DA and TIND IR on a shared platform, Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) will streamline its workflows, starting from the submission process with custom submission forms, leading to improved accessibility and discoverability of its digital holdings. TIND-integrated DOI-minting guarantees persistent identification and facilitates long-term preservation, ensuring the enduring availability and reference ability of OHSU's valuable digital assets. This comprehensive approach helps to maximize staff efficiency, optimize resource management, and reinforce OHSU's commitment to accessible and sustainable scholarly communication.

"We are excited to welcome Oregon Health & Science University to the TIND family," said Alexander Nietzold, CEO at TIND. "By leveraging the combined power of TIND DA and TIND IR, OHSU is taking significant steps towards preserving their digital assets and promoting scholarly communication. We are confident that our solutions will provide OHSU with a robust, user-friendly platform that meets their evolving needs."

About OHSU
Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) is a highly-ranked research university in Portland, Oregon, Founded in 1887, OHSU is a long-serving public, academic health center, with schools of medicine, nursing, pharmacy, dentistry, and public health – and with a network of campuses and partners throughout Oregon.

About TIND
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Product(s): TIND IR - Institutional Repository, TIND DA - Digital Archive