A place to which one can upload code, manuscripts, data, or other materials for storage. Examples of respositories include GitHub (for code), Arxiv (for manuscripts), and Figshare (for any kind of research output, including figures, datasets, images, and videos).

A repository is a place to which one can upload code, manuscripts, data, or other materials for storage.

Examples of respositories include:

  • GitHub, for source code
  • Arxiv, for preprints and other manuscripts
  • Figshare, for any kind of research output, including figures, datasets, images, and videos
  • University-hosted repositories, for technical reports and/or theses