New Stirling theses added to Research Repository in November #StirNewTheses

Congratulations to our Postgraduate Research students who submitted their theses to the University’s research repository, STORRE, during November.  Some of the theses are available for reading immediately:   Risk and Resilience in Scottish Charities. By Diarmuid McDonnell http://hdl.handle.net/1893/26114   Asperger’s Syndrome And Fiction – Autistic Worlds And Those Who Build Them http://hdl.handle.net/1893/26133     The other […]

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Top ten papers from our Research Repository in November #StirTopTenPapers

During November there were 35,218 downloads from our University repository, STORRE, covering 4,107 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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Top Ten Thesis downloads in November #StirTopTenTheses

During November 1,122 theses in our research repository, STORRE, were downloaded a total of 13,502 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: 407   2. Factors Affecting Store Brand Purchase in the Greek Grocery Market. By Sarantidis, Paraskevi. http://hdl.handle.net/1893/12854 Downloads: […]

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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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