eSSUIR (Electronic Sumy State University Institutional Repository) is the electronic archive of Sumy State University, which collects, stores, distributes and provides long-term, permanent and reliable access to scientific researches of academic stuff, workers and students of the University.

Tha aims of the eSSUIR are

  • Ensuring the collection, systematization and storage in electronic form of intellectual products of the university community.
  • Promoting the dissemination of these materials in the world scientific and educational space.
  • To contribute to the development of science and education in Ukraine and in the world by creating, storing and providing free access to scientific information, researches of the University to the Ukrainian and world scientific community.
  • To encourage the Ukrainian information, scientific and education community to take active action and cooperate in the direction of free distribution (access) to the scientific information resources of universities, for the social transformation of the role of science in modern society.

The electronic repository of scientific publications of Sumy State University ranked first in Ukraine among similar electronic resources based on the results of the updated Webometrics Ranking Web of Repostories in July, 2017.

SSU holds the 8th position in the ranking of scientific repositories of Central and Eastern European countries. In the overall world ranking SSU repository holds the 319th position out of more than 2,000 global repositories and repositories of educational institutions.