Finding Research Data

In an ideal world there would be a meta search engine for finding previously created research data – but no such tool currently exists.  So for now, see our new Guide on the best sources and tools for finding data: http://libguides.stir.ac.uk/findingdata.   Included in the Guide is a tool that’s a bit different: Zanran – […]

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New Stirling theses added to Research Repository in November #StirNewTheses

New Stirling theses added to Research Repository in November #StirNewTheses     Congratulations to our Postgraduate Research students who submitted their theses to the University’s research repository, STORRE, during November.  Some of the theses are available for reading immediately:   The Relationship Between Maximal Strength and Performance Measures: A Correlational Study. By Scott Vallance http://hdl.handle.net/1893/28082   […]

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Students – we want to hear from you! Tell us what you think about Digital Technology at the University and have a chance of winning an Amazon voucher…

For the third year in a row, we are participating in the JISC Digital Experience Insights survey (previously ‘Tracker’).  We use this survey to find out how you are using digital technology at the University and what we can do to improve our services and support. For example, after you told us in last year’s […]

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Security alert: new form of targetted phishing email doing the rounds

Over the last few days, we have seen a number of reported incidences of what is known as ‘Whaling’ or ‘Whale phishing’. Whaling is a type of fraud or phishing scheme that targets high-profile end-users, usually senior staff in an organisation, politicians, and celebrities. Fraudsters behind whaling campaigns aim to trick targets into giving out their […]

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