Archive for RIAN

Academic research website a hit

Posted in research with tags , on 21 October 2010 by Steve

“More than half a million visits have been made to a website to widen access to Irish academic research. The facility which opened in July allows academics, businesses, media and the taxpayers who fund most Irish research to find expertise and previously unknown information …” (more)

[Niall Murray, Irish Examiner, 21 October]


Why are we waiting?

Posted in Governance and administration with tags , , on 20 October 2010 by Steve

“Táiniste at launch of says Hunt Report will be published in ‘next 2 to 3 weeks’.” (tweet)

[Eoin O’Dell, Twitter, 20 October]

Invitation to the launch of RIAN – Ireland’s portal to Open Access research publications

Posted in research with tags , , on 1 October 2010 by Steve

“The Irish University Association is inviting interested parties to attend the launch of RIAN, Ireland’s portal to Open Access research publications on Wednesday, 20th October, 1.30pm – 4pm in the Convention Centre Dublin …” (more)

[Allison Kavanagh, DIT Aungier Street Library, 1 October]

RIAN – Irish Research Online

Posted in research with tags on 16 June 2010 by Steve

“A new online service now facilitates open access to a range of Irish research publications. RIAN provides a single portal for national research output made available on an open access basis. It contains publications from the institutional repositories of the seven Irish universities and Dublin Institute of Technology …” (more)

[The HardiBlog, 16 June]