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Research Councils RCUK Research Outcomes Harmonisation

The Research Councils (RCUK) are now using a single, harmonised system for the collection of information on the outcomes of Research Council funded research throughout the life cycle of a grant and beyond. 80 more words

Research News

OpenDOAR: a resource for researchers

OpenDoar: A Directory of Open Access Repositories

OpenDOAR is a very useful research tool which provides a comprehensive list of open access research archives. The directory is global in scope and includes both institutional and subject-specific archives. 69 more words


Stuff and happenings

Three items of note:

First, there’s a little more than 24 hours left in the SLA Board of Directors election. If you can vote and haven’t yet, do so! 215 more words

Interesting Links

Bibliography of OER, ROER and related subjects (PART 1)

*** As I got a very large list of references by  @edaberta about OER research in Portuguese  and by @fagottissimo on the literature they collected for the Wikijis project I will continue this post in a part II and possibly in a part III. 7,605 more words

Open Educational Resources

Subversion repository with group-based access control

A quick guide to set up a SVN repository with group-based access control on Ubuntu 14.04 server:

  • install subversion
$ sudo apt-get install subversion

Upgrade EOL Ubuntu 13.04 (raring) to 14.04 (trusty)

This post is a guide on how to upgrade Ubuntu 13.04 (raring) to Ubuntu 14.04 (trusty) using aptitude.

The recommended way to upgrade to a new release, is to run do-release-upgrade. 425 more words