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We now have over 50,000 research outputs in Pure!

In this post we look behind the scenes into how we capture publications in order to achieve Open Access… Celebratory tiramisu Yes, the pudding is correct, we now have over 50,000 publications records in Pure! At the…

Repository marks 10000 milestone with ‘rule-breaker’

We are delighted to announce the 10,000th item to appear in St Andrews Research Repository is a paper by Peter Moran, Mike Ritchie and Nathan Bailey from the School of Biology, Centre for Biological Diversity. The…

Open Access publisher launches photography competition

The Open Access publisher BMC has launched a photography competition to find inspiring images that represent ‘research in progress’. Researchers are invited to submit photographs that reflect innovation, curiosity and…

We now have 10,000 items in our repository!

This week we reached another milestone – 10,000 items in the University of St Andrews Research Repository (or StARR for short if you prefer). That’s 10,000 full-texts of research publications, theses and other content…

Brill unlatches 20 open access books

The academic publisher Brill has announced that it has now published 20 fully open access books funded under the Knowledge Unlatched scheme. The scheme’s vision is to create a sustainable and fair business model to…

Your chance to tell us about your use of ORCID

Are you a researcher or research student in St Andrews? Please take part in our 10 minute survey about the use of Open Researcher and Contributor IDs (ORCID): This survey aims to establish the extent to which…