Archive for the ‘UKOLN’ Category

UKOLN organised IDCC13 conference to feature strong Research360 presence

The JISC-funded Research360 project, which is developing human and technical infrastructure for research data management at the University, will have a strong presence at the 8th International Digital Curation Conference to be held in Amsterdam on 14-16 January 2013.

University launches new Public Engagement Unit

We have been awarded £300,000 to set up a new Public Engagement Unit to help us promote our research. The award from Research Councils UK will fund projects including: training staff in aspects of public engagement; setting up a new website; and hosting an awards ceremony to reward staff involved in public engagement activities.

Is your essential research data well managed?

The International Digital Curation Conference will take place in Bristol from 6 to 7 December 2011.

Brian Kelly of UKOLN interviewed on Radio 4

Brian Kelly, from UKOLN, the national centre of expertise in digital information management, gave an interview on the Making History programme on Radio 4 on Tuesday 6 July.

UKOLN Director invited to speak at modernisation of public libraries conf

Dr Liz Lyon, Director of UKOLN, has been invited to speak at the MLA/LGA Conference on modernisation of public library services on Monday 14 December 2009.

UKOLN report helps to launch new JISC research campaign

Research organisation UKOLN, which is based at the University of Bath, has written the 'Open Science' report which forms a cornerstone of a new campaign launched by JISC which debates how digital technologies are changing not only what research we do, but how it can be carried out.

Former Assistant Director at UKOLN Rachel Heery dies

UKOLN regret to announce that Rachel Heery, its former Assistant Director for Research & Development, died on Friday (24 July) after a long illness.