Monthly Archives: October 2014

Research Data Management for projects in international education

This lunchtime I ran a workshop around research data management for projects in international education in the Faculty of Education and Language Studies and the International Development Office. The session covered all aspects of research data management from creation to … Continue reading

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Progress, promise and potholes

I’ve missed the other Open Access events over the last week or so so I was pleased to get the time to listen to Alma Swan’s talk on Open Access earlier today. Alma spoke generally about the development of “the … Continue reading

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Faculty of Health and Social Care: Session on Open Access and Research Data Management

Open Access (OA) week 2014 kicked off for me on Tuesday 21st October with a session for HSC researchers on Open Access and Research Data Management( (RDM). While this was not organised as an OA week event (it was merely … Continue reading

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Open Access Week events

Open Access Week: 22nd – 28th October 2014 Do you publish in academic journals and books? Would you like to know more about open access developments? Library Services is hosting a series of Open Access events to explore this rapidly evolving … Continue reading

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Welcome to The Orb

Welcome to The Orb, OU Library Services’ new research support blog. Here we will be providing regular news, information and updates about: Open Access Publishing ORO (Open Research Online – the OU’s institutional repository) Research Data Management Library resources for researchers … Continue reading

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