Top ten papers from our Research Repository in January #StirTopTenPapers

During January there were 33,286 downloads from our University repository, STORRE, covering 4,163 research publications.   The top ten downloaded items were: 1. Inclusion for all? By Allan, Julie. http://hdl.handle.net/1893/596 Downloads: 630   2. Taking active learning into the primary school: a matter of new practices? By Stephen, Christine: Ellis, Jennifer; Martlew, Joan. http://hdl.handle.net/1893/2803 Downloads: 408   3. […]

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Top Ten Thesis downloads in January #StirTopTenTheses

During January 1,031 theses in our research repository, STORRE, were downloaded a total of 9,789 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: 754   2. Factors Affecting Store Brand Purchase […]

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AHRC and data requirements

From 29 March 2018 AHRC are removing their requirement for a Technical Plan and replacing it with a requirement to submit a Data Management Plan, which will be mandatory for all Research Grants, Follow on Funding and Leadership Fellows proposals. AHRC’s requirements are therefore currently in flux, and we will continue to update its policy content accordingly […]

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New Stirling theses added to Research Repository in December and January #StirNewTheses

Congratulations to our Postgraduate Research students who submitted their theses to the University’s research repository, STORRE, during December and January.  Some of the theses are available for reading immediately:   A Corpus-based Study of Chinese and English Translation of International Economic Law: An Interdisciplinary Study. By Binghua Chen http://hdl.handle.net/1893/26321   An Analysis of the Translation of […]

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Safer Internet Day 2018 Live stream from the Information Centre- Tuesday 6th February

For Safer Internet Day 2018 the Information Centre will be hosting PC Gav McDevitt  for a live Q&A on internet safety.  PC Gav will be at the Information Centre on Tuesday 6th February from 7pm.  If you want to ask anything about internet security in advance please email information.centre@stir.ac.uk with the subject line #AskPCGav, and […]

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Phishing, vishing and smishing

In the last few days there has been an attempted Vishing fraud on a Scottish University Student Association. With this type of fraud, it is very common that once an individual targets a specific business area such as Student Associations , they will make further attempts on other Associations using the same methods. Phishing, vishing […]

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