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LMU Institutional Repository: IR Introduction


Lincoln Memorial University Institutional Repository

LMU's Open Access Publications

Mission Statement

LMU Institutional Repository builds upon the mission of the Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) to serve the underserved of Appalachia by providing educational opportunities and uphold the principles of Abraham Lincoln’s life: a dedication to individual liberty, responsibility, and improvement; a respect for citizenship; recognition of the intrinsic value of high moral and ethical standards; and a belief in a personal God. It is an institutional repository dedicated to providing and promoting global access to scholarship in multiple forms.


The full Policy for LMU Institutional Repository can be found here. The abbreviated policy can be found here.

Location & Contact

The Institutional Repository can be accessed online at

If you have any questions, please contact the Cataloging and Metadata Librarian, Ashley Smith, at 423.869.7170 or email Alternatively, you can contact the Institutional Repository Team at