Does open access increase citations?
Ever wondered if increased exposure and visibility afforded by open access journals leads to an increase in citations? This article in the LSE Impact Blog by Yang Li, Chaojiang Wu, Erjia Yan and Kai Li reports …
Sourcing and sharing photos on Wikimedia Commons
Wednesday 24 October 2018, 12:00pm – 1:00pm. Dulcie Hollyock room, Baillieu Library. Wikimedia Commons is an online repository of free-use images, sounds, and other media files. Wikimedia Commons is free. …
Open Access Week (22-26 October 2018)
The theme of this week’s Open Access week is ‘Designing equitable foundations for open knowledge’. Open access makes research available to be used by anyone and …
Minerva Access: Home to the University’s Thesis Collection, From 1893 to Today
Did you know the university’s institutional repository, Minerva Access, houses over 12,000 theses authored by university alumni? The collection contains a mix of older theses, dating …
Need a refresher on Open Access?
For some holiday reading, we thought you might want a refresher and reminder on Open Access publishing because as researchers, it is critical to understand the impact …
Open Access and Sharing Your Work
As researchers, it is critical to understand the legality of your work. This week, 23 Research Things blog brings you more information about the three varieties …
Images in research
Images may form an integral part of your research, or they may be useful as a means of communicating your research. This week, 23 Research Things …
The University’s Institutional repository, UMER, has been replaced by an enhanced new system, Minerva Access. Designed to support the preservation and dissemination of the University’s scholarly …