Category Archives: research

Try out BrowZine journal discovery

The Library is currently running a trial of the BrowZine journal discovery tool.  BrowZine allows you to browse ejournals available in the Library’s collection, arrange your favourite titles on a virtual bookshelf and monitor current content. It is available as … Continue reading

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Open access and citations at University of Bath

Our recent news item Open access increase correlated with jump in Bath citation rates has attracted lots of interest.  This blog post fills in some of the details behind the story. We  analysed journal articles and review papers published by … Continue reading

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Publishing strategy and presenting your strengths

The Library offers a range of resources to assist researchers and academic staff with developing their publishing strategy and presenting the strengths of their publishing track record. Quick guides Good practices for attracting citations – now updated to include writing … Continue reading

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Research postgrads: sign up for PGSkills training sessions

The Library offers a range of courses as part of the PGSkills programme. You can browse our range of information skills courses, or explore all courses and make bookings directly on the PGSkills webpages; browse all courses by date, theme … Continue reading

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Impact challenge

We heard recently about this guide from ImpactStory for researchers looking to achieve maximum impact for their work. ‘The 30-day Impact Challenge: The Ultimate Guide to Raising the Profile of your Research‘ Each University of Bath department/school has an Impact Leader … Continue reading

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Springer ebooks update: 2016

Our ebook collections have been further enhanced with almost 10,000 new ebooks from the following Springer collections. This includes over 3,000 ebooks from 2016 subject collections. Further 2016 titles will be released and become available up until the end of the year. Many pre-2016 … Continue reading

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