Wednesday, 30 September 2009

Freedom of Information Act Scotland

Helen Muir recently attended a workshop, Freedom of Information: What's in it for Researchers, which focused on effective ways to apply for information from public bodies using FOI. Researchers at QMU can contact Helen for advice and assistance on making FOI requests.

Presentations from the workshop can also be viewed here:
http://rin.ac.uk/news/events/freedom-information-whats-it-researchers

eTheses

eTheses is a repository of the theses produced by students (Masters level and above) of Queen Margaret University, http://etheses.qmu.ac.uk/ . It is useful both for research pruposes, and also for looking at how to set out a theses, which new students might be considering at this time.

Thursday, 24 September 2009

Enabling Open Scholarship

Enabling Open Scholarship has just been launched at http://www.openscholarship.org/jcms/j_6/home .

EOS is a worldwide organisation for universities and research institutions and is primarily concerned with the open creation, dissemination and preservation of research findings.

eResearch

eResearch is a repository of the research output of Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh, which can be found here: http://eresearch.qmu.ac.uk .