An interesting publication from the Reseach Information Network, which “takes an in-depth look at how researchers in the UK use electronic journals, the value they bring to universities and research institutions and the contribution they make to research productivity, quality and …

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The Welsh Assembly Government announced yesterday its SCIF grant of £2m to the National Library for a project entitled ‘Welsh Newspapers and Magazines Online’. This is a three-year project to digitise a high proportion of all out-of-copyright Welsh newspapers and …

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Information Services at Aberystwyth University has been awarded £260k by the JISC to support the Welsh Repository Network Enhancement Project as part of their national Repositories Programme. Aberystwyth University will act as the lead partner in the newly funded scheme …

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Rebecca Davies, currently Head of the Welsh Assembly Government Library & Public Enquiry Service, has been appointed Director of Information Services at Aberystwyth University. A graduate of Aberystwyth University where she studied Librarianship and Education, Rebecca also completed a Postgraduate …

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                                              Mike (centre) pictured with Andrew Prescott and Stuart Lewis at the launch of the Welsh Repository Network.       Early in 1995 the University of Wales Aberystwyth decided to adopt a new approach to the management and delivery …

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