Analysis & opinion

28 April 2010

Researchers are increasingly turning to social tools to help in their research. Lawrie Phipps examines what this could mean for researchers and students

27 April 2010

Tom Wilkie reports back from the London Book Fair, where rights management was a hot topic for discussion

29 March 2010

Neil Grindley of JISC reports on an international project that is making the business case for digital preservation

18 March 2010

Branwen Hide of the UK's Research Information Network (RIN) examines some of the latest challenges and initiatives with the peer-review process

18 March 2010

A new report shows universities how to work out their potential cost savings using various open-access models, writes Sian Harris

15 February 2010

The Dutch higher education sector is convinced of the need for open access, writes Annemiek van der Kuil, project manager of SURFshare in the Netherlands

03 February 2010

The general public are increasingly being invited to get involved in scientific data collection and view the results. Neil Jacobs of JISC looks at how this might benefit scientific understanding

20 January 2010

Joachim Schöpfel and Chérifa Boukacem-Zeghmouri report back from the International Symposium: Academic Online Resources: Assessment and Usage, which was held in November in Lille, France

06 January 2010

Data sharing on virtual servers can aid collaboration and help universities cut costs and carbon emissions, writes JISC's James Farnhill

04 December 2009

Frederique van Till of JISC looks at ways to reconnect researchers with the information about their research

04 December 2009

Tom Wilkie reports back from the Online Information Show in London at the start of December

12 November 2009

Simon Hodson, e-Research programme manager at JISC in the UK, examines how technology and funding policies have changed the ways that researchers share data