New Stirling theses added to Research Repository in March #StirNewTheses

Congratulations to our Postgraduate Research students who submitted their theses to the University’s research repository, STORRE, during March.  Some of the theses are available for reading immediately: Books and their Borrowers at the Library of Innerpeffray c. 1680-1855. By Jill Dye http://hdl.handle.net/1893/28881 The Literature of Madness: a critical study of the madhouse in Gothic fiction. By […]

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Top ten papers from our Research Repository in March #StirTopTenPapers

During March there were 58, 255 downloads from our University repository, STORRE, covering 5,225 publications. The top ten downloaded items were: The Philosophical Foundations of Human Rights: An Overview. By Cruft, Rowan; Liao, S Matthew; Renzo, Massimo http://hdl.handle.net/1893/23324 Downloads: 488 A Systematic Review of the Impact of Summative Assessment and Tests on Students’ Motivation for […]

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Library opening hours

During the Easter Weekend (19th – 22nd April) the Library will be open all weekend. Easter falls within our extended 24/7 opening hours so we don’t actually close at all. 🙂 However our service desks are working different hours for this holiday weekend. Library Lending desk hours Good Friday 8:30 – 5:00 Easter Saturday 10:00 […]

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Top ten papers from our Research Repository in February #StirTopTenPapers

During February there were 44,216 downloads from our University repository, STORRE, covering 4,858 research publications. The top ten downloaded items were: A Systematic Review of the Impact of Summative Assessment and Tests on Students’ Motivation for Learning. By Harlen, Wynne; Crick, Ruth Deakin; Broadfoot, Patricia; Daugherty, Richard; Gardner, John; James, Mary; Stobart, Gordon http://hdl.handle.net/1893/19607 Downloads: […]

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New Stirling theses added to Research Repository in February #StirNewTheses

Congratulations to our Postgraduate Research students who submitted their theses to the University’s research repository, STORRE, during February.  A couple of the theses are available for reading immediately: A Talent Transfer Lifecycle Model in Sport. By Tracy Rea http://hdl.handle.net/1893/28842 Researching the experiences of children and young people from armed forces families. By Evelyn Boweshttp://hdl.handle.net/1893/28852 The other […]

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Library Feedback on Plan S from University of Stirling

Plan S, the research funders’ initiative to bring about full and immediate Open Access to research publications, has solicited public feedback on their guidance for implementation. Stirling University Library has submitted a response, approved by the University’s Research Committee. We broadly support Plan S in their aims but make a number of comments and recommendations […]

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Top ten papers from our Research Repository in January #StirTopTenPapers

During January there were 43,665 downloads from our University repository, STORRE, covering 4,893 research publications. . The top ten downloaded items were: . Black Sailors on Red Clydeside: Rioting, Reactionary Trade Unionism and Conflicting Notions of ‘Britishness’ Following the First World War. By Jenkinson, Jacqueline http://hdl.handle.net/1893/1069 Downloads: 461 . A Systematic Review of the Impact […]

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