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DiVA is Dalarna University’s academic repository and publications database. It contains research publications and theses by doctoral students, researchers and students.

What is DiVA?

DiVA is Dalarna University's academic repository and database for research publications and theses by doctoral students, researchers and students.

Since DiVA is a public electronic archive and publishing is done Open Access, everyone has the right to read, cite, download and print what is published. To make use of a work however, permission from the author is required. In DiVA, the author always retains copyright of their work.

DiVA is a system used by 40 educational and research institutions within Sweden. All publication are searchable via a joint search engine - DiVA portal. Uppsala University Library is responsible for maintaining and developing this search engine.

What is the purpose of DiVA?

  • A platform for Dalarna University’s publications
  • Provides long-term storage for university publications and affords secure access to these
  • Distributes Dalarna University publications to other databases and search services
  • Used for publication lists on the university's website
  • Used as a basis for the allocation of research funds
  • Used as a basis for bibliometrics – the statistical analysis of publications

Librarian

Richard Borg
Kontakt:
023-778626

Librarian

Anna Hillström
Kontakt:
023-77 89 32