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Date of this Version

Winter 2-8-2021


This paper study open access repositories in the contribution of BIMSTEC country through OpenDOAR to demonstrate country wise no of repositories, ccategory wise, language wise, software wise, subject wise, software wise, content wise distribution of these repositories. These BIMSTEC (Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectional Technical Economic Co-operation) country which is include Bhutan, India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Bangladesh, Nepal. This paper includes only one conceptual part – i) analysis of these countries through OpenDOAR set a parameter like software in use, country of origin, language wise distribution, document types etc.; and ii) growth of these countries using these OpenDOAR. Here, OAI/PMH compliant are not using OA repositories system. At present it shows country wise distribution, language wise distribution, software wise distribution, subject wise distribution etc. perspective study for this system. It will be helpful throughout the all over world to spreading free access knowledge.