Summer Programme of Research Bites

We have organised another programme of “Research Bites” over the summer for researchers. All sessions take place at 12.30 to 1.30pm and tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided. To book the sessions sign up through Succeed and select Learning and Development: My Learning course. Select Researchers’ Development Programme &; the Researchers’ Forum.  Then select […]

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Accessing ejournals and library databases – now working

Earlier today I posted that there were problems accessing many of the library’s electronic journals and databases.  This was due to our authentication system, EZProxy, failing.   Fortunately EZProxy is now up and working again.  We apologise for the inconvenience caused.   If you encounter any continued access problems, please contact the Information Centre: infocentre@stir.ac.uk […]

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New policy for open access in the post-2014 Research Excellence Framework

A new open access policy for future research assessments, post REF 2014 has been announced by HEFCE and the other three UK funding bodies. The requirements apply to journal articles and conference proceedings which are accepted for publication after 1st April 2016, and do not apply to data, monographs, other long-form publications, creative or non-text […]

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