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How to Pronounce DIR?

Correct pronunciation for the word "DIR" is [dˈa͡ɪ͡ə], [dˈa‍ɪ‍ə], [d_ˈaɪə].

What are the misspellings for DIR?

"DIR" in context

DIR stands for "Directory of Open Access Repositories" and is a searchable online directory of open access repositories that are freely available on the internet. These repositories are hosted by universities, research institutions, and other organizations committed to providing open access to scholarly materials.

Originally launched in 2001, DIR is currently the largest open access repository in the world, with over 4,000 repositories listed and millions of documents available for download. The repositories are either national-level directories, such as PORTICO, or subject-specific directories such as DOAJ and the Open Access Service for Science and Humanities.

Usage over time for DIR:

This graph shows how "DIR" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.


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