Category Archives: doctoral students

Open Access: How will we know if we’ve been successful?

To end Library Research Services week, I thought I might pose the question: ‘How will we know when – or if –  open access has been a success?’ For those who don’t know, open access is a publication process which … Continue reading

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Data management plans in collaborative research: you might own your data – but are you in control?

Data management plans are increasingly submitted as part of grant applications, and the University of Bath Research Data Policy requires that one be written for all new projects. Whilst this might seem, at times, like a bureaucratic headache, the reality … Continue reading

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Publish & flourish: presenting the strengths of your publishing track record

“Publish or perish” is a widely quoted academic maxim. For better or worse, researchers’ academic contribution is often judged on the basis of their publishing track record. When applying for research funding, jobs and/or promotion, you can’t assume that those … Continue reading

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Questions about managing your research outputs? We’re here to help!

In the first week of July (2nd – 6th), the Library Research Services Team are holding a series of events with the aim of showcasing the support we provide to researchers when you’re writing, publishing, archiving, or analysing the success of … Continue reading

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Library Research Services Week

At the beginning of July, members of the Library Research Services Team are holding a series of events to draw attention to the support that we can offer researchers. If you want to find out more about how to manage … Continue reading

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New e-Resources | WYWA 2017

Engineering & Design Frontfile e-book collections acquired: – IEEE-Wiley 2017 – Springer Chemistry & Materials 2017 plus 2000-2004 backfile – Springer Energy 2017 & Engineering 2017 New e-journal subscriptions: – Nature Reviews Materials – Nature Energy – Physical Review Applied … Continue reading

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Are you a PG student looking for somewhere quiet to study/write up over the summer?

Are you a postgraduate student looking for somewhere quiet to study or write up over the summer?  We realise that Library space is heavily used during semester times, but during the months of July, August and most of September we have … Continue reading

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