Podcast on “Getting Published for the First Time”

Taylor and Francis in association with VITAE, have recently released a new episode of their 15-minute podcast series on developing your research career – “Getting published for the first time” http://bit.ly/15minPodcast. The episodes are free to listen to, and provide expert opinion and practical tips for researchers. The latest episode tackles crucial questions for first-time authors, […]

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Top Ten Thesis downloads in September #StirTopTenTheses

During September 1,122 theses in our research repository, STORRE, were downloaded a total of 10,435 times. The top ten downloaded theses were: Scholarly publishing in Africa: a case study of African university presses. By Darko-Ampem, Kwasi Otu. http://hdl.handle.net/1893/71 Downloads: 458 2. Towards A Novel Unified Framework for Developing Formal, Network and Validated Agent-Based Simulation Models of Complex […]

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Top ten papers from our Research Repository in September #StirTopTenPapers

During September there were 25,555 downloads from our University repository, STORRE, covering 3707 research publications.   The top ten downloaded items were: Osma sjednica: uzroci, zna?aj, interpretacije. By Jovic, Dejan. http://hdl.handle.net/1893/1185 Downloads: 421 2.  A Systematic Review of the Impact of Summative Assessment and Tests on Students’ Motivation for Learning.  By Harlen, Wynne; Crick, Ruth Deakin; Broadfoot, […]

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New Stirling theses added to Research Repository in September #StirNewTheses

Congratulations to our Postgraduate Research students who submitted their theses to the University’s research repository, STORRE, during September.  A couple of the theses are available for reading immediately:   The Nature of British Mapping of West Africa, 1749 – 1841. By Sven Outram-Leman http://hdl.handle.net/1893/25821   Task Structure, Dyadic Relations, and Athlete Role in Team-sports Settings: Implications for Athletes’ […]

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The British Psychological Society (BPS) are waiving APCs for their members

All of our authors with a BPS membership can have free Gold Open Access when they publish in the following journals published by Wiley. This means you will not be charged an Article Processing Charge (APC) British Journal of Clinical Psychology British Journal of Developmental Psychology British Journal of Educational Psychology British Journal of Health […]

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New Stirling theses added to Research Repository in August #StirNewTheses

Congratulations to our Postgraduate Research students who submitted their theses to the University’s research repository, STORRE, during August.  A couple of the theses are available for reading immediately:   A comparison between Talent Identification and Development (TID) for badminton in China and the UK. By Rita Gao http://hdl.handle.net/1893/25675   Decline and Fall: The earls and earldom […]

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Top ten papers from our Research Repository in August #StirTopTenPapers

During August there were 22,739 downloads from our University repository, STORRE, covering 3,625 research publications. The top ten downloaded items were:   1.  Pedagogy: the silent partner in early years learning. By Stephen, Christine. http://hdl.handle.net/1893/2499 Downloads: 193   2. A Systematic Review of the Impact of Summative Assessment and Tests on Students’ Motivation for Learning. By Harlen, […]

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Top Ten Thesis downloads in August #StirTopTenTheses

During August 1,077 theses in our research repository, STORRE, were downloaded a total of 10,246 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: 406   2. An analytical study of recognition and enforcement of foreign arbitral awards in the GCC […]

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