The earlier problems with the library catalogue have now been resolved. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience caused.
The library catalogue is currently down. We are working with support to get it back up and running as soon as possible. We will update when it is back up and running. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience caused.
The Journals on the RCNi Archive are currently unavailable. We have contacted the providers of this service in order to get access restored as soon as possible.
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The username and password for off campus access to the Isurv database has now been updated for the new academic year.
Isurv is a fantastic resource from the RICS and gives information about surveying, construction, planning and much more. And it can be accessed from the A-Z list of databases or the subject lists of databases for Architecture, Construction and Surveying.
The repository currently contains 2,353 records. Some examples of recent additions to the repository include the following outputs:
- http://hdl.handle.net/10059/2513 = MUIR, A. 2017. Copyright and digital academic library development in the UK. Journal of Librarianship and Information Science [online], OnlineFirst. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1177/0961000617732380
- http://hdl.handle.net/10059/2512 = BROADWAY-HORNER, M. 2017. A case study about a gay man who wants to follow his Sri Lankan culture and dedicate his life to a person – a man. International Journal of Culture and Mental Health [online], 10(4), pages 414-446. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1080/17542863.2017.1327548
Additionally, we have recently added the following new project collections:
- http://hdl.handle.net/10059/2487 = SIMPATHY. [Project] – A collection of outputs relating to pharmaceutical care for the elderly.
- http://hdl.handle.net/10059/2432 = SPARA 2020. [Project] – A collection of outputs relating to peripheral and remote airports.
Each School currently has the following number of records on OpenAIR (research data is in a separate diagram):
This month, there have been a total of 5,094 downloads from OpenAIR. The most downloaded items include:
- http://hdl.handle.net/10059/1015 = YOUNG, W., HWANG, K., MCDONALD, S. and OATES, C.J. 2010. Sustainable consumption: green consumer behaviour when purchasing products. Sustainable Development [online], 18(1), pages 20-31. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/sd.394 (295 downloads)
- http://hdl.handle.net/10059/198 = TOURISH, D. and HARGIE, O. 2004. Communication audits: building world class communication systems. In OLIVER, S. (ed.) Handbook of Corporate Communication and Public Relations: Pure and Applied. London: Routledge, pages 131-144. (77 downloads)
- http://hdl.handle.net/10059/1302 = ROYLE, J. and LAING, A. 2014. The digital marketing skills gap: developing a digital marketer model for the communication industries. International Journal of Information Management [online], 34(2), pages 65-73. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijinfomgt.2013.11.008 (68 downloads)
The most downloaded theses this month include:
- http://hdl.handle.net/10059/809 = SSENDI, L.B. 2013. Entrepreneurship Activities in Rural Tanzania: Understanding Women’s Micro Business. Robert Gordon University, PhD thesis. (131 downloads)
- http://hdl.handle.net/10059/2403 = CLEVERLEY, P.H. 2017. Re-examining and re-conceptualising enterprise search and discovery capability: towards a model for the factors and generative mechanisms for search task outcomes. Robert Gordon University, PhD thesis. (62 downloads)
- http://hdl.handle.net/10059/850 = BRYANT, M. 2013. The nature and processes of internationalisation at a French Grande Ecole de Management. Robert Gordon University, PhD thesis. (46 downloads)
The above data were correct at the time of writing (27.09.2017).