Are you cyber aware?

As our world becomes more and more digital, so do the threats that it faces. This week we are raising awareness that, like Health and Safety, cyber security is everyone’s responsibility. Is your password strong enough?  Could it easily be hacked, or even just guessed?  Is it safe from prying eyes? Or do you have […]

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New deposit in #DataSTORRE from Stirling’s Biological and Environmental Sciences division

We are delighted to see that Jennifer Sjolund and Alistair Jump have deposited a dataset, ‘Nuclear and chloroplast microsatellite and GPS data for the European beech (Fagus sylvatica L.) in Great Britain, Italy, France, and Germany’, in DataSTORRE (http://hdl.handle.net/11667/90). The research in this dataset will be published in the article, ‘Understanding the legacy of widespread population […]

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Top Ten Thesis downloads in April #StirTopTenTheses

During April 1,122 theses in our research repository, STORRE, were downloaded a total of 15,421 times. The top ten downloaded theses were:   1. Towards A Novel Unified Framework for Developing Formal, Network and Validated Agent-Based Simulation Models of Complex Adaptive Systems. By Niazi, Muaz A K. http://hdl.handle.net/1893/3365 Downloads: 702   2. Dimensions of service quality and service climate: […]

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Top ten papers from our Research Repository in April #StirTopTenPapers

During April there were 37,195 downloads from our University repository, STORRE, covering 3,821 research publications.   The top ten downloaded items were: 1.  A Systematic Review of the Impact of Summative Assessment and Tests on Students’ Motivation for Learning. By Harlen, Wynne; Crick, Ruth Deakin; Broadfoot, Patricia; Daughtery, Richard; Gardner, John; James, Mary; Stobart, Gordon. http://hdl.handle.net/1893/19607 Downloads: 748   […]

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New Stirling theses added to Research Repository in April #StirNewTheses

Congratulations to our Research Postgraduates who submitted their theses to the University’s research repository, STORRE, during April.   The theses are embargoed for a period to allow the authors time to write up work for publication:   The Development of John Wilbur Chapman’s Life and Thought (1859-1918) by Ross Purdy http://hdl.handle.net/1893/25267   Sex determination and genetic […]

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