Stirling joins MDPI Publisher Program: 10% off Open Access Publishing

Stirling has joined the MDPI publisher’s free Institutional Open Access Program.  The Program is designed to simplify the administrative processes and reduce overheads surrounding the payment of APCs (Article Processing Charges) for Open Access publishing. This will mean that in place of MDPI’s APC invoices being sent to Stirling authors, we will use a “central […]

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UK Data Service introductory training series: Autumn 2021

The UK Data Service is the UK’s largest collection of UK and international social, economic and population data.  They provide free access to a wide range of social science data for reuse. The Service contains thousands of data collections, including UK census data, government funded surveys, longitudinal studies, international macrodata, qualitative data, and business microdata. […]

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New Web of Science platform launched

The new Web of Science platform has been launched and is now available to Stirling students and staff.  Web of Science is a multidisciplinary service for finding details of research articles and other publication types covering: sciences, social sciences, arts and humanities. It tracks around 1.9 billion cited references from over 171 million records. The […]

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Coming soon …. LibrarySearch.

Getting ready for the new academic year, we are introducing a new and improved way to search the Library. From the 7th of June ‘LibrarySearch’ will replace our old Library Catalogue giving one-stop searching for books, e-books, dvds/videos, articles, digital media, and more. LibrarySearch helps you to manage your research. Sign-in (linked to your usual […]

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Stirling’s STORRE Included in New Repository of Scottish COVID-19 Research

Public Health Scotland has launched a Repository of Covid-19 research with the aim of bringing together and providing easy access to Scottish COVID-19 research on a single shared platform.  The Repository contains research about COVID-19 in Scotland as well as research on COVID-19 undertaken by Scottish researchers. The Repository aggregates details of research publications from […]

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