Relationships in DSpace

Relationships in DSpace


Repository Structure: Communities and Collections
Community- Highest level of DSpace hierarchy; can contain sub-communities and/or collections
Sub-Community (optional)- if used, contains collections or additional nested sub-communities
Collection- contains items
Item- Contains bitstreams (i.e. files), metadata, and license
Repository structure: Example #1

Repository Structure: Example #2

Example from Texas ScholarWorks