Writing Gender Violence

During Book Week Scotland join our panel: crime writer Alexandra Sokoloff; PhD student Lorna Hill, who has written a novel which focuses on the crimes of human trafficking and domestic abuse; and Lydia House from Zero Tolerance, who will talk about the Write to End Violence Against Women Awards. Find out about their work and […]

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Book Week Scotland 2017

Book Week Scotland 2017 is taking place from Monday 27 November – Sunday 3 December. Book Week Scotland is a week-long celebration of books and reading that takes place every November. During Book Week, people of all ages and walks of life will come together in libraries, schools, community venues and workplaces to share and […]

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Top Ten Thesis downloads in October #StirTopTenTheses

During October 1,097 theses in our research repository, STORRE, were downloaded a total of 12,308 times.   The top ten downloaded theses were: 1.  Scholarly publishing in Africa: a case study of African university presses. By Darko-Ampem, Kwasi Otu. http://hdl.handle.net/1893/71 Downloads: 596   2. Towards A Novel Unified Framework for Developing Formal, Network and Validated Agent-Based Simulation Models […]

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Top ten papers from our Research Repository in October #StirTopTenPapers

During October there were 32,149 downloads from our University repository, STORRE, covering 3,935 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; Daugherty, Richard; Gardner, John; James, Mary; Stobart, Gordon. http://hdl.handle.net/1893/19607  Downloads: […]

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