Tweet about your thesis #ShareMyThesis

  The British Library is currently running a Twitter based competition for all PhD authors and current doctoral students, inviting them to say why their doctoral research is/was important, using the hashtag #ShareMyThesis.   It’s great seeing the range of incredible research – https://twitter.com/search?f=realtime&q=%23sharemythesis&src=typd     The competition aims to raise awareness of the importance of […]

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Work coming soon to address Wi-Fi speed in off campus residences

Early in the current academic year Information Services became aware that performance of network connectivity from the residences at Union Street (including Bayne Street and Lower Bridge Street), John Forty’s Court, and Lyon Crescent had fallen below an acceptable standard.   These properties rely on 100Mbps leased circuits to connect them to  the University campus […]

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DOI links not working – update: now working

The problem below with DOI links has now been resolved and DOI links are working properly again.   This was a worldwide problem and it turns out the issue was that “somebody forgot to renew the dx.doi.org domain name” (come on we’ve all done something like that!) – details at: http://crosstech.crossref.org/2015/01/problems-with-dx-doi-org-on-january-20th-2015-what-we-know.html     —————- There is currently […]

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