600 years and not standing still how one academic liaison team responds to the ever changing needs of the research communityHilda McNaeJackie ProvenJanet AucockVicki Cormie
• University is 600 years old• Long history of research, especially in the sciences• Active increase in research in the 1980s• But consequential lack of funding in the support services until a few years ago
Finding out what might workDeliver and Discuss Share and CollaborateResearch Policy Office - Internal and External Processes for theLibrary REF. REF module for CRIS (Current Research Information System)Library – Research Policy Experience of teaching bibliographicOffice management software, databases and bibliometrics.
What has a Journal HostingService got to do with Information Literacy?
What Next?• An increase in demand for training sessions on bibliometrics and SCOPUS• Supporting RPO and Schools as we get closer to 2014• Increasing emphasis on Managing Research Data – what role should Academic Liaison Team take• Another 600 years!
Any questions?Hilda McNaeJackie ProvenJanet AucockVicki Cormie