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Content from our previous library blogs is still available. For older posts relating to The Sir Duncan Rice Library click here. Content from our Medical Library blog is available here and posts from our Taylor Library blog are here.

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Why Do I need a DOI?

 

What is a DOI?

Most researchers will be familiar with a DOI but not realise exactly what it does or how useful it is. A DOI is a Digital Object Identifier. The DOI is A unique and persistent identifier…

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Digital Skills for Success

Do you want to boost your digital skills? Would you like to learn strategies for literature searching or managing your notes? Maybe you want to hear about tools to make your academic work more efficient.

There’s lots of information online about improving your academic performance, but knowing where to start…

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The Many Colours of Open Access

Open Access can feel like a maze of options, but fear not – our Open Research Team are here to simplify the journey.

Short on time? Check out our brief video for a quick overview.

Open Access means making a research output freely available to read, download and reuse…

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International Women's Day and Women and Girls in Science

This February and March, we are celebrating the achievements of women and girls in science: several of whom were trailblazers in their time, and whose research and work is making a profound difference in the world. Recently, February 11th marked the 9th Women & Girls in Science Day, with the…

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