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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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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New Stirling theses added to Research Repository in October #StirNewTheses

Congratulations to our Postgraduate Research students who submitted their theses to the University’s research repository, STORRE, during October.  Some of the theses are available for reading immediately:   Exploring learning conceptions in a culturally diverse science classroom. By Karen Thomson http://hdl.handle.net/1893/25959   The Transition from the Africa Inland Mission to the Africa Inland Church in Kenya, […]

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Open Access week 23 – 29 October 2017

The theme of this year’s Open Access week is “what are the benefits of making scholarly outputs openly available”.   Although the benefits of Open Access publishing are numerous, one crucial benefit is eligibility for the next REF exercise. In the UK in order to be eligible for submission to REF 2021 the following conditions […]

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