Networking: Open the channels of communication in your field.
Visibility: Get online access to your own work and publications and that of your colleagues anytime, anywhere.
Open Access: Get unrestricted access to scientific and scholarly research in the repository.
Stability: Maintain your scholarly record with persistent urls in a platform designed to last.
Impact: Descriptive information about your deposited work will be indexed by Google and other search engines. Research suggests that open access to online articles may increase citation impact by 50-250%