University of Trieste
Established in 1924, with 23,000 students and 1,000 professors, ranked among the first in Italy by the THE World University Rankings, the university is at the center of the Trieste Research System. OpenstarTs, https://www.openstarts.units.it/, the institutional repository of the university, collects, manages, stores and disseminates the digital objects produced by the researchers. The IR is interfaced with the University authentication system (LDAP) and with other institutional databases, such as the student registry. The repository, based on DSpace-CRIS and maintained by 4Science, is presently operational also for the submission of doctoral theses, harvested by the National Library for preservation purposes.