Category Archives: postgraduates

While You Were Away: New Working With Data Curriculum

This is the third in a series of posts highlighting key Library developments ‘while you were away’ over the summer. Research services: Opening up, promoting and preserving the University’s research Our Library Research Services team have been busy this summer, … Continue reading

Posted in archive & research collections, doctoral students, events, impact, new resources, postgraduates, staff news, training sessions, website | Leave a comment

Step-by-step guide to conducting a Systematic Review

Anyone who’s conducted a systematic review will know that this involves a lot more than “simply” summarising and evaluating a range of literature on a topic.  The whole process can be very prescribed, structured and somewhat daunting!  So, to help … Continue reading

Posted in doctoral students, health, humanities & social sciences, new resources, pharmacy & pharmacology, postgraduates, research, Science, social and policy sciences | Leave a comment

JISC Geospatial Data service now available for UK maps and spatial data

JISC developed this new mapping and spatial data service with Airbus. Until July 2020 they are making it available for free to the FE/HE community in the UK. It makes available current and historic Ordnance Survey maps and data (including … Continue reading

Posted in databases, doctoral students, engineering & design, new resources, postgraduates, website | Leave a comment

Digitised Theses in the Research Portal

We are pleased to announce that a project to digitise all Bath theses and upload them to Pure so the are available via the Research Portal is nearing completion. Staff from the Library, Computer Services, and Research and Innovation Service … Continue reading

Posted in doctoral students, e-theses, open access, postgraduates, Pure, Research Portal | Leave a comment

Interoperability and Discoverability: An Overview of the Research Publication Systems we use at the University of Bath

A recurring theme across all of the work that takes place in Library Research Services is interoperability. A key system we use across the team is Pure.  We work closely with colleagues in the University Research Office (RIS) to use … Continue reading

Posted in catalogue, databases, doctoral students, open access, postgraduates, publications, Pure, REF, research, Research Portal | Leave a comment

Consent and commercialisation: negotiating the open data agenda whilst protecting participants and intellectual property

An increasing number of funders and publishers are supporting the open data agenda by requiring researchers to openly share the data that underpin research publications. Yet, the culture of open data sharing and opinions about the benefits of data sharing … Continue reading

Posted in doctoral students, open access, postgraduates, publications, research | Leave a comment

Library Research Services Week 2019

Following on from the success of our event last summer, the Library Research Services team would like to let you know that we are having another ‘Library Research Services week’ for 2019 and this will be held on 28th January … Continue reading

Posted in archive & research collections, doctoral students, events, open access, postgraduates, publications, REF, research, Research Portal | Leave a comment