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Read more at: Everything you need to know about Open Research (for STEM graduate students and researchers)

Everything you need to know about Open Research (for STEM graduate students and researchers)

What is Open Research, and what does it mean for you?

  • Would you like to share your research findings with the international academic community, without paywall restrictions?
  • Would you like to boost citations of your work?
  • Did you know that funders recognise the benefits of Open Access and most now require it as a condition of their grants?

These are questions for academics at all stages of their research.

Join us to explore:


Read more at: Everything you need to know about Open Research (for graduate students and researchers in Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences)

Everything you need to know about Open Research (for graduate students and researchers in Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences)

What is Open Research, and what does it mean for you?

  • Would you like to share your research findings with the international academic community, without paywall restrictions?
  • Would you like to boost citations of your work?
  • Did you know that funders recognise the benefits of Open Access and most now require it as a condition of their grants?

These are questions for academics at all stages of their research.

Join us to explore:


Read more at: Webinar: Can Open Science win your Grant Proposals?

Webinar: Can Open Science win your Grant Proposals?

The YEAR Network will organise a series of webinars starting in spring 2017. The webinars will provide you with compact and clear information on issues concerning all young/early-career researchers. The two first topics will be “How to effectively implement Open Science in your dissemination plan to succeed with your project applications” and “Career opportunities for young researchers: where to start and how to find you own success path”.

 


Read more at: Webinar: Can Open Science win your Grant Proposals?

Webinar: Can Open Science win your Grant Proposals?

Wednesday, 22 March, 2017

The YEAR Network will organise a series of webinars starting in spring 2017. The webinars will provide you with compact and clear information on issues concerning all young/early-career researchers. The two first topics will be “How to effectively implement Open Science in your dissemination plan to succeed with your...


Read more at: Helping Researchers Publish in Sciences, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Helping Researchers Publish in Sciences, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

The second in our series exploring resources to help with the process of publishing your research in STEM disciplines - from recording observations to editing to peer review. 

This session offers the chance to learn about available tools and options in publishing and reviewing, and ask questions of the experts.

These presentations can also be viewed in Youtube by clicking on the titles.


Read more at: Research software management, sharing and sustainability workshop

Research software management, sharing and sustainability workshop

The talks by Neil Chue-Hong and Stephen Eglen are available to watch on our YouTube channel:

 


Read more at: Electronic Lab Notebooks: doing paperless research

Electronic Lab Notebooks: doing paperless research

Description

Increasing numbers of electronic alternatives to the traditional paper lab book are available, offering advanced opportunities for managing your research.


Read more at: Introduction to Programming: Workshop

Introduction to Programming: Workshop

  • Do you use data in your research, or do you provide research support to those who do?
  • Would you like to learn basic programming skills to program your own models and applications?

There is more to programming than simply writing lines of code. This free workshop will provide you with a basic set of skills to make the coding process more effective, less error prone and more maintainable.


Read more at: Beginners' guide to version control with Git and GitHub

Beginners' guide to version control with Git and GitHub

Version control is the management of changes to documents, computer programs, and other collections of information. Changes are usually identified by a number named the "revision number". Each revision is associated with a timestamp and the person making the change. Revisions can be compared, restored, and with some types of files, merged.


Read more at: Open Con Cambridge 2016

Open Con Cambridge 2016

This event is now over, but you can watch the day's events online.

 

Watch talks by Erin McKiernan, Simon Deakin, Laura James and Hannah Hope  

 

Watch the entire live stream

 
 


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