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Welcome to the London Library – SUNCAT’s new Contributing Library
( 21 July 2014 )
Serial records from 97th Contributing Library added to SUNCAT. more...

Repository Fringe 2014 - Programme Confirmed
( 7 July 2014 )
The programme has now been finalised for Repository Fringe 2014, taking place in Edinburgh on 30 and 31 July. more...

RIOXX 2.0 offers standard for open access publication metadata exposure
( 3 July 2014 )
Valid RIOXX 2.0 records are designed to satisfy the open access reporting requirements of RCUK and the REF 2020 reporting requirements of HEFCE. more...

5 New Publishers to Participate in the CLOCKSS Digital Preservation Archive
( 1 July 2014 )
American School of Classical Studies at Athens, Forest Research and Management Institute ICAS, University of Alberta Press, and Victoria University join the CLOCKSS initiative. more...

June Newsline: Who holds journal content?
( 30 June 2014 )
The Keepers Registry features on the front page of this edition of EDINA's quarterly newsletter. more...

EDINA Geoforum 2014 - summary
( 27 June 2014 )
Report including links to presentations given at our annual event. more...

EDINA at Open Repositories conferences
( 23 June 2014 )
Presentation links from OR2014 and trail for Repository Fringe 2014. more...

CSIRO becomes the 25th Australian-New Zealand library to support the CLOCKSS Archive
( 22 June 2014 )
The CLOCKSS Archive is pleased to announce the participation CSIRO in the global initiative. more...

Carmichael Watson collection honoured by UNESCO
( 19 June 2014 )
Gaelic folklore archive added to Memory of the World Register more...

COBWEB call for co-design proposals and report from workshop
( 18 June 2014 )
Geneva conference report and Dyfi funding call from COBWEB project more...

Queen Margaret University – SUNCAT’s fourth new Contributing Library of 2014
( 17 June 2014 )
Serial records from 96th Contributing Library added to SUNCAT. more...

GeoForum 2014 and a new survey feature in Digimap newsletter
( 11 June 2014 )
All the latest news from the popular mapping service more...

SUNCAT, Jisc MediaHub surveys give you a say
( 30 May 2014 )
Surveys from two EDINA services give users a chance to feedback their comments. more...

UK LOCKSS Alliance Roundup: May 2014
( 20 May 2014 )
The May 2014 roundup from the UK LOCKSS Alliance support service is now available. more...

SUNCAT redevelopment: New features and functionality added
( 16 May 2014 )
Latest developements with the ongoing release of new features for SUNCAT more...

'Digital Participation Inquiry' Final Report
( 30 April 2014 )
The Final Report of the Inquiry into spreading the benefits of digital participation in Scotland was published on 30 April 2014. more...

Commercial radio archive new on Jisc MediaHub
( 28 April 2014 )
Jisc MediaHub now includes the most important digitised commercial radio archive in the UK. more...

Official Launch of historical maps in Digimap for Schools
( 15 April 2014 )
The formal launch of this new addition to Digimap for Schools will be celebrated at the annual Geography Association conference taking place on the 14th and 15th April at the University of Surrey. more...

SUNCAT new Contributing Libraries, Events and other Developments
( 11 April 2014 )
Serial records from two new Contributing Libraries and events. more...

4 New Publishers to Participate in the CLOCKSS Digital Preservation Archive
( 7 April 2014 )
American School of Classical Studies at Athens, Forest Research and Management Institute ICAS, University of Alberta Press, and Victoria University join the CLOCKSS initiative. more...

EDINA current activities summarised in Newsline and Community Report
( 28 March 2014 )
Two important documents which summarise EDINA's activities covering the present and recent past. more...

Official launch of Trading Consequences
( 26 March 2014 )
EDINA project sheds light on 19th century social development, makes data open. more...

Historic maps in Digimap for Schools reveal landscape changes
( 24 March 2014 )
New feature for EDINA/Ordnance Survey mapping service more...

Spatial Memories is Good to Go!
( 20 March 2014 )
The Spatial Memories App will enable people with disabilities to become more independent and less reliant on others in making spatially aware reminders, hints and checklists using a personalised interface. more...

New SUNCAT is live
( 17 March 2014 )
The new SUNCAT service went live on 14 March 2014, and incorporates a new look and new features. more...

New printing and data features in Digimap newsletter
( 14 March 2014 )
All the latest news from the popular mapping service more...

EDINA participation in Jisc Digital Festival (#digifest14)
( 11 March 2014 )
On Tuesday 11th and Wednesday 12th March various EDINA colleagues will be taking part in the Jisc Digital Festival 2014. more...

London Metropolitan University – SUNCAT'S first Contributing Library of 2014
( 5 March 2014 )
Serial records from 93rd Contributing Library added to SUNCAT. more...

Geoforum 2014: Booking Now Open
( 3 March 2014 )
This year’s event will be at the University of Edinburgh in the award winning Informatics Forum, on the 19th June. more...

Environment Digimap: User Feedback Survey
( 25 February 2014 )
We’d really like to know what you think of the newest Digimap Collection and what you want to see added or improved. more...

Seven New Publishers to Participate in the CLOCKSS Digital Preservation Archive
( 19 February 2014 )
American Entomological Society, Athabasca University Press, eLife, General Healthcare Inc., Micronesica, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, and E. Schweizerbart join the CLOCKSS initiative. more...

UK LOCKSS Alliance Roundup: quarterly activity update
( 14 February 2014 )
The January 2014 roundup from the UK LOCKSS Alliance support service is now available. more...

Palimpsest and Women's Walks - latest EDINA projects
( 7 February 2014 )
Both Palimpsest and Women's Walks involve building mobile apps to geo-locate and bring alive historical data and literary works. more...

New release of Jisc MediaHub
( 29 January 2014 )
A new release of Jisc MediaHub adds extra functionality. more...

COBWEB at Geneva Ministerial Summit and Geo-events
( 22 January 2014 )
European outreach for EDINA-coordinated project more...

Four New Publishers to Participate in the CLOCKSS Digital Preservation Archive
( 14 January 2014 )
Archaeological Institute of America, the International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery, UTS ePress, and Wageningen Academic Publishers join the CLOCKSS initiative. more...

EDINA Vision for 2020 - two more future-view "personas"
( 6 January 2014 )
"Fareeda" and "Damien" introduced as EDINA personas. more...

Repository Junction Broker Phase 1 Report and further funding
( 18 December 2013 )
Jisc funds extension of project to create tool to deliver research outputs to institutional repositories. more...

Digimap Newsletter December 2013
( 13 December 2013 )
All the latest news from the popular mapping service more...

December Newsline: EDINA Past, Present and Future
( 12 December 2013 )
A look at the work of EDINA through recent strategy documents headlines the winter edition of EDINA's quarterly newsletter. more...

SUNCAT Newsletter (December 2013) is now available
( 11 December 2013 )
A roundup of news about the Serials Union Catalogue for UK Higher Education more...

Jisc Inform 38 launches today
( 6 December 2013 )
Leading technology experts working in research and education share how they get the best use out of the tools at their disposal. more...

Knowledge Unlatched participates in the CLOCKSS Community-Governed Archive
( 5 December 2013 )
The CLOCKSS Archive is pleased to announce the participation of Knowledge Unlatched. more...

Launch of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 'Digital Participation Inquiry' Interim Report
( 4 December 2013 )
Initial findings of research into digital inclusion in Scotland. more...

EDINA Vision for 2020 - additional future-view "personas"
( 3 December 2013 )
"Jana" and "Craig" introduced as EDINA personas. more...

Goldsmiths, University of London joins SUNCAT as new contributing library
( 2 December 2013 )
Goldsmiths, University of London brings the total of SUNCAT contributing libraries up to 92. more...

Trading Consequences - Text Mining 19th Century Place Names
( 29 November 2013 )
Update on project as it nears complettion more...

COBWEB Marks 1st Anniversary
( 19 November 2013 )
The COBWEB (Citizen Observatory Web) Project has been marking its first anniversary with several meetings and milestones. more...

Teachers keen to spread use of Digimap for Schools
( 18 November 2013 )
Several school twilight sessions have taken place during November – in Perth and Glasgow – promoting Digimap for Schools to primary and secondary teachers. more...

EDINA Vision for 2020 - new future-view "personas"
( 6 November 2013 )
"Matthew" and "Nina" debut as EDINA personas. more...

UK LOCKSS Alliance Roundup: October 2013
( 31 October 2013 )
The October 2013 roundup from the UK LOCKSS Alliance support service is now available. more...

Environment Digimap Launched - Free till July 2014
( 30 October 2013 )
Launch of new Digimap collection more...

New SUNCAT Interface now available
( 29 October 2013 )
In addition to a new design, the serial union catalogue sports a host of new features. more...

FOSS4G 2013 - reports from the Global conference on Open Source Geospatial Software
( 28 October 2013 )
Report from international geo-conference with links to presentations. more...

Further international exposure for the Keepers Registry
( 25 October 2013 )
Keepers Registry development more...

Quality Improvements - Results
( 11 October 2013 )
A response to user's requests for improvements to EDINA services has been published more...

EDINA activity reports - our past, present and future
( 10 October 2013 )
Three important documents which summarise EDINA's activities in the past, present and future. more...

Two New Publishers to Participate in the CLOCKSS Digital Preservation Archive.
( 9 October 2013 )
The CLOCKSS Archive is pleased to announce the participation of Museum Victoria and the Society for Longitudinal and Life Course Studies. more...

EDINA Newsline 18.3 published
( 1 October 2013 )
A mix of geo, multimedia, research data, services and project news. more...

UK LOCKSS Alliance Roundup: September 2013
( 27 September 2013 )
The September 2013 roundup from the UK LOCKSS Alliance support service is now available. more...

Ordnance Survey County Series - Historic Metadata
( 25 September 2013 )
A National Library of Scotland project funded by EDINA adds additional metadata to maps in Historic Digimap. more...

Outgoing Chair of EDINA Management Board feted
( 20 September 2013 )
Charles Oppenheim has won the 2013 UKeiG Jason Farradane Award. more...

Focus on Digimap Training
( 16 September 2013 )
Digimap training materials and dates for upcoming workshops. more...

MANTRA Refresh
( 11 September 2013 )
MANTRA design has been refreshed and now runs on Xerte v.2. more...

Three New Publishers to Participate in the CLOCKSS Digital Preservation Archive.
( 9 September 2013 )
The CLOCKSS Archive is pleased to announce the participation of the Finnish Society of Forest Science, Mark Allen Group and IUScholarWorks. more...

Repository Fringe 2013 Report
( 30 August 2013 )
The Repository Fringe 2013 took place at the Informatics Forum, University of Edinburgh, from Wednesday 31 July to Friday 2 August, organised by EDINA, the University of Edinburgh and the Digital Curation Centre. more...

Digimap Roam upgrade to look and functionality
( 26 August 2013 )
All the Digimap Roam interfaces have been updated over the summer break. more...

CLOCKSS Archive adds three new publishers
( 13 August 2013 )
The CLOCKSS Archive is joined by three new publishers: the American Society for Microbiology, the Journal of Evolution of Medical and Dental Sciences; and the Librello Publishing House. more...

RepositoryFringe 2013 kicks off in Edinburgh
( 31 July 2013 )
The 6th Annual Repository Fringe starts today in Edinburgh. more...

New UK RepositoryNet+ website
( 24 July 2013 )
The new RepNet project website is now live. more...

New reports on Research Data Management
( 22 July 2013 )
How important is open access to data in research data management? more...

Six New Publishers to Participate in the CLOCKSS Digital Preservation Archive
( 15 July 2013 )
Philosophy Documentation Center, Reveal Digital, the Southwest Journal of Pulmonary and Critical Care, the Global Alliance Against Traffic in Women, the Journal of Insect Biodiversity and Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI) all join the CLOCKSS stable. more...

Digimap saves millions for UK HE and FE
( 12 July 2013 )
From August 2012 to May 2013, the commercial value of all Digimap data downloaded and maps created for printing totalled nearly £40 million. more...

Digimap for Schools Summer 2013 Roundup
( 11 July 2013 )
New videos for using the mapping service, webinar report, and discovering who else is using the service. more...

Digimap Newsletter July 2013
( 8 July 2013 )
All the latest news from the popular mapping service more...

EDINA Geoforum 2013 - summary
( 28 June 2013 )
Report including links to presentations given at our annual event. more...

MANTRA course shortlisted as good practice example
( 27 June 2013 )
Research Information Literacy and Digital Scholarship (RILADS) report. more...

New appointments welcomed at EDINA Management Board meeting
( 26 June 2013 )
Senior changes in EDINA Management Team and Board. more...

GeoForum 2013 LiveBlog
( 20 June 2013 )
Live blogging from the EDINA GeoForum in London. more...

De Gruyter becomes 150th publisher to participate in CLOCKSS Archive
( 12 June 2013 )
De Gruyter and the CLOCKSS Archive are delighted to announce that De Gruyter has become the 150th publisher to participate in the CLOCKSS Archive. more...

UK Survey of Academics: implications for SUNCAT
( 11 June 2013 )
A survey of how academics approach research discovery has important implications for SUNCAT. more...

EDINA presentations highlighted at IASSIST 2013
( 10 June 2013 )
Presentations on a research data management roadmap, local support for data management planning, and a cartogram generating service were presented at the latest IASSIST conference in Germany. more...

June Newsline headlines Hiberlink project
( 7 June 2013 )
A mix of geo, multimedia, research data, services and project news. more...

Seven New Publishers to Participate in the CLOCKSS Digital Preservation Archive.
( 27 May 2013 )
ACSESS Inc., the Canadian Young Scientist Journal, Leibniz Institute for Psychology Information, Southeastern Surgical Congress, UniBio Press, Wildlife Information Liaison Development Society and Zoo Outreach Organization all join the CLOCKSS stable. more...

Glasgow School of Art joins SUNCAT as new contributing library
( 24 May 2013 )
The Glasgow School of Art brings the total of SUNCAT contributing libraries up to 91. more...

Two new Keepers report e-journal archiving
( 20 May 2013 )
The Ontario Scholars Portal (Canada) and the Archaeology Data Service (UK) have joined The Keepers Registry, the global Registry of archiving organisations. more...

Repository Fringe 2013 registration open
( 14 May 2013 )
Registration is now live for Repository Fringe 2013. more...

Get to know the UK Data Service
( 13 May 2013 )
Those who rely on social and economic data now have a variety of online channels to learn more about the UK Data Service. more...

CLOCKSS Archive adds 9 new publishers
( 7 May 2013 )
CLOCKSS adds BraDypUS Books, Business Systems Laboratory, Illiesia, the International Journal of Stonefly Research, IWA Publishing, KwaZulu-Natal Museum, Liverpool University Press Translated Texts for Historians E-Library, LIBRE Repository, OMICS Group Inc, and Practical Action Publishing. more...

Applied Quantitative Methods Network (AQMeN) Phase 2 Launch
( 2 May 2013 )
Phase 2 of the Applied Quantitative Methods Network (AQMeN) research and training programme was launched on 30 April 2013 at the National Museum of Scotland. more...

Feedback on the New Look SUNCAT
( 26 April 2013 )
A preview of the new look SUNCAT service is available. more...

CLOCKSS Archive adds SciELO and Lippincott Williams & Wilkins titles
( 23 April 2013 )
The CLOCKSS Archive is pleased to welcome content from two new publishers. more...

Geoforum 2013: Programme & Booking
( 19 April 2013 )
Booking is now open for the EDINA Geoforum Event on the 20th of June at the Congress Centre, London. more...

EDINA Strategy 2013–2016 published
( 18 April 2013 )
EDINA looks ahead to working effectively in changing times. more...

Latest Digimap for Schools Newsletter
( 12 April 2013 )
The latest Digimap for Schools newsletter, for the summer 2013 term, has been released. more...

JISC eCollections News, Easter 2013
( 11 April 2013 )
The latest news on JISC MediaHub, JISC Historic Books, and JISC Journal Archives brought to you by JISC Collections, EDINA and Mimas. more...

New SUNCAT interface previews at UKSG
( 8 April 2013 )
The SUNCAT team will be demonstrating the new SUNCAT interface at the 36th Annual UKSG Conference in Bournemouth this week. more...

JISC MediaHub sports updated interface
( 5 April 2013 )
JISC MediaHub rolls out an updated interface with a new home page and selection of other improvements. more...

Digimap Roam gets Carto features
( 4 April 2013 )
We have introduced a raft of new print options to Digimap Roam some of which were previously only available in Carto. more...

DIY Research Data Management Training Kit for Librarians
( 2 April 2013 )
Annoucing the release of the DIY Research Data Management Training Kit for Librarians. more...

EDINA Newsline 18.1 published
( 27 March 2013 )
The March 2013 issue of Newsline is now available to view online or download. more...

UKBORDERS becomes UK Data Service Census Support
( 22 March 2013 )
The UK Data Service Census Support launched on 22 March 2013. more...

MANTRA Data Management Training unit published during Open Education week
( 15 March 2013 )
8th and final Research Data Management training unit released. more...

EDINA Community Report updated
( 14 March 2013 )
The March 2013 Edition of the EDINA Community Report has been published more...

bepress to preserve Digital Commons e-journals with the CLOCKSS Archive
( 6 March 2013 )
bepress has entered into an agreement with CLOCKSS to preserve e-journals hosted on bepress Digital Commons publishing repositories. more...

SUNCAT welcomes newest Contributing Library - City University London
( 1 March 2013 )
Serial records from 90th Contributing Library added to SUNCAT. more...

UK RepositoryNet+ - further advances in stakeholder engagement
( 28 February 2013 )
Summary of recent outreach activities for the project more...

Five New Publishers for CLOCKSS Digital Preservation Archive
( 22 February 2013 )
The CLOCKSS Archive is pleased to announce the participation of the Cushman Foundation for Foraminiferal Research; Chattagram Maa-O-Shishu Hospital Medical College; Pediatric Endosurgery Group, Bangladesh; the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, and the Portland Press. more...

SUNCAT - survey analysis and technical developments
( 19 February 2013 )
Three recent blogspots summarise important developments regarding the SUNCAT service. more...

Book the date for the 6th Annual Repository Fringe!
( 18 February 2013 )
RepoFringe is back in its own right this year, 31/7 to 2/8. more...

Digimap Data Download adds OS MasterMap and Boundaries
( 8 February 2013 )
The Data Download facility within the Digimap Ordnance Survey Collection has been updated. more...

SUNCAT supports National Libraries Day and cataloguing changes
( 4 February 2013 )
SUNCAT team-member tweets for the day and a cataloguing survey is launched. more...

GoGeo, improved geo-spatial discovery service
( 28 January 2013 )
Have your say on the GoGeo upgrade to the service interface. more...

Happy Birthday EDINA and Robert Burns
( 25 January 2013 )
JISC MediaHub blog and Statistical Accounts of Scotland tweets highlight Burns content. more...

UK Access Management Federation reaches 1,500 entities
( 17 January 2013 )
The number of registered entities in the UK federation for education and research has reached 1,500. more...

The County Surveys of Great Britain 1793–1817: Exploring “Considered Digitisation”
( 11 January 2013 )
Commencement of an EDINA-funded project applying the practice of “Considered Digitisation” to a valuable historical resource. more...

Repository Junction Broker: scoping a research output delivery service
( 10 January 2013 )
Development has been continuing recently on the RJ Broker project to create a delivery service for research output. more...

CLOCKSS Archive adds seven new publishers
( 8 January 2013 )
The CLOCKSS Archive is joined by seven new publishers: Seismological Society of America, Mineralogical Society of America, Geological Society of London, Centro de Filosofia da Universidade de Lisboa, Botanical Society of America, Social Behavior and Personality, and IP Publishing Ltd. more...

COBWEB Project to enable citizen science in UNESCO biospheres
( 24 December 2012 )
A new collaborative European project seeks to empower citizens to collect and contribute data for use in policy formation and governance. more...

Organisation and Repository Identification Project final report
( 18 December 2012 )
The final report has been published for the project to develop a standalone middleware tool for identifying academic organisations and associated repositories. more...

EDINA Newsline 17.4 published
( 17 December 2012 )
The December 2012 issue of Newsline is now available to view online or download. more...

JISC eCollections News, December 2012
( 16 December 2012 )
The latest news on JISC MediaHub, JISC Historic Books, and JISC Journal Archives brought to you by JISC Collections, EDINA and Mimas. more...

And the Winner of Will’s World Online Hack is…
( 14 December 2012 )
Announcement of who won what at the Will's World Online Hack more...

SUNCAT Newsletter - December 2012 issue now available
( 13 December 2012 )
An occasional newsletter published on the SUNCAT website. more...

Digimap and ShareGeo Open Break Usage Records
( 11 December 2012 )
High levels of recent online map generation and downloads. more...

CLOCKSS Archive adds four new publishers
( 10 December 2012 )
The CLOCKS Archive is pleased to announce the participation of four new publishers in its digital preservation archive: ALPSP, Rocky Mountain Geology, Tangram Edizioni Scientifiche Trento, and Vilnius Gediminas Technical University Press (VGTU Press). more...

Successful start for Will’s World Online Hack
( 5 December 2012 )
The Will’s World Online Hack event successfully started today with an opening session on Google+ Hangout which was streamed live on YouTube. more...

Using OpenURL Activity Data: Final Report and Recommender
( 27 November 2012 )
The final report of the project to re-use OpenURL activity data has been published, and a demonstrator application is available for trial. more...

New MANTRA Data Management Training unit published
( 26 November 2012 )
we are delighted to announce the publication of the 7th unit: Data protection, rights and access more...

Join the Will's World Online Hack
( 23 November 2012 )
A week-long online hack event from 5 - 12 December 2012. more...

Redevelopment of SUNCAT Platform and new Contributing Library
( 22 November 2012 )
Announcement of plans for service development into 2013 and inclusion of Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Library holdings. more...

On OpenAIRE compatibility for UK repositories
( 21 November 2012 )
A report and survey link from OpenAIRE Conference in Gottingen. more...

PECAN post-cancellation access project final report published
( 20 November 2012 )
The PECAN Phase 2 Final Report (PDF) highlights the findings and outcomes of the project and our recommendations for further activity. more...

UK LOCKSS Alliance Roundup: November 2012
( 9 November 2012 )
The November 2012 roundup from the UK LOCKSS Alliance support service is now available. more...

Digimap reaches out to users
( 8 November 2012 )
Recent developments with the Digimap collections are bringing us closer to users of the service in different ways. more...

SUNCAT: University of Strathclyde added as a new contributing library
( 30 October 2012 )
The University of Strathclyde Library has been added to SUNCAT. more...

Open Access repository interoperability report published
( 25 October 2012 )
The Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) has just released its report, The Current State of Open Access Repository Interoperability (2012). more...

A Conversation with Data Librarians
( 18 October 2012 )
Andrew Creamer, Project Coordinator, Lamar Soutter Library, UMass Medical School recently travelled to Edinburgh to interview data librarians and "pioneers in research data management education" Robin Rice and Stuart Macdonald. more...

JISC eCollections Newsletter: Inaugural Issue
( 15 October 2012 )
The latest news on JISC MediaHub, JISC Historic Books and JISC Journal Archives brought to you by JISC Collections, EDINA and Mimas. more...

Knowledge Base+ - Phase 1 release of new shared service
( 12 October 2012 )
Knowledge Base+ is a new shared service from JISC Collections that aims to help UK libraries manage their e-resources more efficiently. more...

EDINA Annual Review 2011-2012
( 09 October 2012 )
Updated version of the key EDINA Strategy and Reporting document. more...

One year on for the Keepers Registry beta service
( 4 October 2012 )
EDINA and the ISSN International Centre launched the Keepers Registry beta service a year ago. more...

CLOCKSS Archive adds four new publishers
( 28 September2012 )
The CLOCKSS Archive is pleased to announce the participation of four new publishers in its digital preservation archive: American Diabetes Association, American Meteorological Society, Clay Minerals Society and the Society of Exploration Geophysicists. more...

EDINA Community Report updated
( 27 September 2012 )
The September 2012 Edition of the EDINA Community Report has been published more...

EDINA Newsline 17.3 published
( 26 September 2012 )
The September 2012 issue of Newsline is now available to view online or download. more...

Research Data MANTRA evaluation
( 24 September 2012 )
Data Library report on the findings of an evaluation of the Research Data MANTRA project. more...

AddressingHistory update
( 21 September 2012 )
Further historical data added to project website. more...

New design for EDINA web site
( 13 September 2012 )
Our web site has a new look, a fresh design which gives much greater attention to some areas of our activity. more...

EZID UK project commences
( 10 September 2012 )
Collaboration with the University of California Curation Center (UC3). more...

JISC MediaHub latest release: search widget; Explore by Place
( 4 September 2012 )
Some useful enhancements have been made to the JISC Mediahub service. more...

UK RepositoryNet+ - IRUS-UK launches Project site
( 22 August 2012 )
IRUS-UK, the UKRepNet component for reporting on repository usage developed by Mimas as a UK RepositoryNet+ Wave 1 component, has recently launched its own project site. more...

CLOCKSS Archive adds 5 new publishers
( 16 August 2012 )
The CLOCKSS Archive is pleased to announce the participation of five new publishers in its digital preservation archive: Duke University Press, Nzcer Press, New Prairie Press, Mathematical Sciences Publishers, and Copernicus Publications. more...

DiscoverEDINA and Will's World project progress
( 15 August 2012 )
Work is proceeding well on two related EDINA projects, Will's World and DiscoverEDINA, with the final reports due in the Autumn alongwith the other deliverables for each project. more...

UK LOCKSS August Roundup
( 9 August 2012 )
The August 2012 roundup from the UK LOCKSS Alliance support service is now online. more...

SUNCAT, JISC MediaHub, Digimap and the Olympic Games
( 3 August 2012 )
Blogposts and other links relating to the London 2012 Olympics more...

"Explore Newsfilm": new feature in JISC MediaHub
( 1 August 2012 )
Explore Newsfilm helps users discover news-related film clips. more...

CAB Abstracts and NewsFilm Online services end
( 31 July 2012 )
July 31 is the last day of operation for CAB Abstracts and NewsFilm Online. more...

EDINA's busy week at Open Repositories 2012
( 20 July 2012 )
Last week saw months of preparation culminate in Open Repositories 2012, the 7th International Conference on Open Repositories, which EDINA co-organised. more...

Geoforum showcases new Digimap home page
( 20 July 2012 )
At the recent Geoforum event, EDINA previewed the new Digimap home page, along with other new developments. more...

CLOCKSS Archive adds three new publishers
( 12 July 2012 )
The CLOCKS Archive is pleased to announce the participation of three new publishers in its digital preservation archive: NRD Research Press, Manchester University Press, And Orbit: Writing Around Pynchon. more...

Open Repositories Conference commences in Edinburgh - follow #OR2012 live!
( 10 July 2012 )
OR2012 live-blogging from conference more...

Report on Private LOCKSS Networks - call for community feedback
( 29 June 2012 )
Consultants' report circulated for comment more...

Scottish National Gallery Research Library contributes to SUNCAT
( 21 June 2012 )
The Scottish National Gallery Research Library has been added to SUNCAT. This addition brings the total number of contributing libraries to 86, plus the CONSER database, the ISSN register and the Directory of Open Access Journals. more...

EDINA Newsline 17.2 published
( 19 June 2012 )
The June 2012 issue of Newsline is now available to view online or download. more...

PhoneBooth: Bringing the Secret History of London to Life
( 14 June 2012 )
PhoneBooth is an application that repackages the insights of Charles Booth’s social conditions assessment in London from 1886-1903. more...

Three new publishers join CLOCKSS programme
( 8 June 2012 )
The CLOCKSS Archive Announces the Participation of Three New Publishers in Its Digital Preservation Archive: Berghahn Books, The International Glaciological Society, and Aerospace Medical Association. more...

Carmichael Watson Project - call for crowdsourced photographs
( 6 June 2012 )
A Scottish folklore website calls for community contributions. more...

UKLA Members' Meeting: Summary and Presentations
( 31 May 2012 )
Summary of main points from a members' meeting in York more...

Open Repositories Conference (OR2012) - keynote announced, workshop booking open
( 21 May 2012 )
Further conference details announced more...

Will’s World: There is an app for that!
( 1 May 2012 )
Shakespeare data service demonstrates potential for aggregation of resources. more...

Repository Junction Broker and ORI (Organisation and Repository Identification) projects
( 24 April 2012 )
The start of two new EDINA projects more...

Welcome to Will's World: A Shakespeare registry
( 23 April 2012 )
Start of a new JISC Discovery project more...

Geoforum 2012: Programme & Booking Information
( 20 April 2012 )
Booking is now open for the EDINA Geoforum Event more...

Latest Statistics of E-Serials Preserved with The Keepers Registry
( 19 April 2012 )
Recent developments relating to the Keepers Registry Beta service. more...

UKLA Roundup: April 2012
( 18 April 2012 )
The April 2012 roundup from the UK LOCKSS Alliance support service is now available. more...

fig*share* and Pensoft join CLOCKSS
( 16 April 2012 )
The CLOCKSS archive is pleased to announce the participation of two new publishers in its digital preservation archive: fig*share* and Pensoft Publishing. more...

New Digimap for Schools tools and enhancements released
( 5 April 2012 )
EDINA has released Version 3 of Digimap for Schools, which includes a number of new features and enhancements more...

SUNCAT - Benefits and impact survey report
( 4 April 2012 )
A report of the latest SUNCAT Benefits and Impact Survey is now available. more...

Open Repositories Conference (OR2012) - registration open
( 2 April 2012 )
Early-bird Delegate registration live for July conference. more...

Introducing the MANTRA service
( 28 March 2012 )
An online training course for PhD students and researchers in the initial stages of their research careers, or anyone interested in learning about research data management. more...

The Keepers Registry adds the Chinese Academy of Sciences
( 27 March 2012 )
The National Science Library (the Chinese Academy of Sciences) joins the Keepers Registry. more...

Four New Publishers with CLOCKSS Archive
( 23 March 2012 )
Four new publishers and societies are now preserving their digital content with CLOCKSS. more...

Welcome to the Digimap Newsletter
( 22 March 2012 )
Keep up-to-date with Digimap more...

Community Report updated
( 21 March 2012 )
The March 2012 Edition of the EDINA Community Report has been published more...

EDINA Newsline 17.1 published
( 20 March 2012 )
The March 2012 issue of Newsline is now available to view online or download. more...

EDINA Impact videos - introduction to key services
( 15 March 2012 )
Three new videos added to the EDINA Impact page. more...

Geospatial in the Cultural Heritage Domain event - 7 March 2012
( 2 March 2012 )
GECO event publishes final programme for event on 7 March 2012. more...

UK LOCKSS Alliance: new e-journal preservation list and introductory video
( 28 February 2012 )
The first regular UK LOCKSS Alliance roundup has been published, and an introductory video has gone up on YouTube. more...

Open Repositories Conference 2012 - submission deadline extended
( 17 February 2012 )
OR2012 proposals now due in by March 5th more...

New SUNCAT contributing library
( 16 February 2012 )
Library of the Society of Friends now contributing to SUNCAT more...

JISC MediaHub highlights new content
( 15 February 2012 )
Thousands of new media items are now available in JISC MediaHub, the multimedia platform which forms part of the JISC eCollections service. more...

Digital Monograph Technical Landscape Study on JISC Podcast
( 14 February 2012 )
The Digital Monograph Technical Landscape Study is featured on a new JISC Podcast. more...

CLOCKSS archive releases more content and a new agreement
( 10 February 2012 )
Triggered content, further participating publishers and a new three-year agreement. more...

Trading Consequences project sets sail
( 07 February 2012 )
Work has recently commenced on a consortium project investigating the environmental impact of 19th Century trade. more...

Digimap outreach in 2012
( 31 January 2012 )
2012 promises to be a busy year for Digimap outreach activity. more...

Unlock Text - new API and updated website
( 30 January 2012 )
Service enhancements following recent technical developments. more...

Thematic Mapper application added to UKBORDERS service
( 25 January 2012 )
A new application is now available through the UKBORDERS services to all registered users. more...

EDINA's and Robert Burns's birthday
( 25 January 2012 )
Robert Burns was born 237 years ago today, EDINA 16 years ago. more...

Open Repositories 2012 - Call for Proposals
( 10 January 2012 )
Understanding the change repositories can bring about, the changes they themselves need to undergo, and the areas in which local action is sufficient are key themes of this year’s conference. more...

UK LOCKSS Alliance Roundup: December 2011
( 22 December 2011 )
The second regular roundup from the UK LOCKSS Alliance support service is now available. more...

CLOCKSS archive adds five more publishers including UKSG
( 21 December 2011 )
UKSG, SIAM, the Society for Leukocyte Biology, FASEB, and the Mineralogical Society of Great Britain and Ireland join CLOCKSS. more...

EDINA 2012-15 Strategy document
( 20 December 2011 )
Recently updated versions of several of our corporate documents are available on a dedicated page of the EDINA website. more...

JISC MediaHub - new features added and roadmap updated
( 19 December 2011 )
Changes to the interface and revision of the development timetable. more...

PhoneBooth and GeoT projects start
( 16 December 2011 )
Work has begun on two recently-funded JISC geo-projects at EDINA, PhoneBooth and GeoT. more...

EDINA Newsline 16.4 published
( 15 December 2011 )
The December 2011 issue of Newsline is now available to view online or download. more...

SUNCAT Newsletter - December 2011 issue now available
( 12 December 2011 )
An occasional newsletter published on the SUNCAT website. more...

CLOCKSS archive adds 4 new publishers
( 1 December 2011 )
ARL, Ammons Scientific, The Laser Institute Of America, And The Japan Institute Of Heterocyclic Chemistry more...

SUNCAT: Two new libraries and videos added
( 28 November 2011 )
Recent additions to the serials union catalogue service. more...

JISC eCollections - formal launch
( 25 Nov 2011 )
Yesterday saw the formal launch of the JISC eCollections service, which includes JISC MediaHub. more...

Digimap Data Download improvements
( 24 November 2011 )
New Data Download site for the Digimap Ordnance Survey Collection. more...

UK LOCKSS Alliance Roundup: November 2011
( 23 November 2011 )
The first regular roundup from the UK LOCKSS Alliance support service is now available. more...

Eventful month for JISC GECO
( 22 November 2011 )
The JISC GECO project have been particularly busy in October and November supporting events throughout the UK. more...

Open Repositories 2012 - conference theme and web site launch
( 21 November 2011 )
or2012.ed.ac.uk developed to host conference information more...

Happy 1st Birthday Digimap for Schools!
( 10 November 2011 )
A year from launch, the Ordnance Survey mapping service for schools goes from strength to strength. more...

Case studies demonstrate SUNCAT impact
( 4 November 2011 )
Three case studies added to highlight the impact that SUNCAT has had on the work of three different organisations. more...

EDINA web site changes
( 31 October 2011 )
We have made some changes to the EDINA website. more...

Autumn 2011 Edition of the GoGeo Metadata Newsletter
( 28 October 2011 )
Issue No. 6 of the GoGeo Metadata Newsletter, published by the team at GoGeo, is now available to download. more...

Jorum project: Report 2008 - 2011
( 14 October 2011 )
Final project report for Jorum covering the development period 2008-2011 is now online. more...

MANTRA - Online training in research data management
( 13 October 2011 )
The Research Data Management Training MANTRA project has produced an open, online training course. more...

Updated EDINA reports, presentations and videos
( 12 October 2011 )
The latest versions of two important corporate documents and some new videos. more...

More features in JISC MediaHub
( 5 October 2011 )
Interface developments of the multimedia platform. more...

Launch of the Keepers Registry Beta service
( 4 October 2011 )
EDINA and the ISSN International Centre are pleased to announce the Beta release of the Keepers Registry. more...

September 2011 Edition of EDINA Newsline
( 29 September 2011 )
The September 2011 issue of Newsline has been published. more...

SUNCAT - new libraries added and case study published
( 27 September 2011 )
The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) and Queen Mary, University of London, have been added to SUNCAT. more...

CLOCKSS Archive - New publishers and triggered content
( 23 September 2011 )
The CLOCKSS Archive has partnered with five more publishers to preserve their e-journals. more...

New look SALSER - call for new libraries
( 19 September 2011 )
Interface changes introduces enhancements. more...

UKBORDERS - enhanced access to postcode datasets
( 16 September 2011 )
The UKBORDERS postcode tool now lets users relate any geography to any postcode directory. more...

Using OpenURL Activity Data Final Report Released
( 7 September 2011 )
JISC recently funded EDINA to undertake a short project in relation to UK OpenURL Router Activity Data. more...

EDINA event [#socac] @ Social Media Week Glasgow
( 6 September 2011 )
EDINA and Edinburgh Beltane, Beacon for Public Engagement, will be jointly running an event during Social Media Week Glasgow. more...

DevCSI/GECO Open Mapping Workshop report
( 31 August 2011 )
more...

UK LOCKSS Alliance Briefing Report
( 29 August 2011 )
A briefing has been published containing a summary of notable LOCKSS developments over the past six months. more...

Digimap Usability project (USeD) starts
( 24 August 2011 )
more...

Web Services Tiered Internet Authorisation (WSTIERIA) project - final report
( 18 August 2011 )
more...

Support for Repositories and the JISC Digital Infrastructure: creating a facility to be known as UK RepositoryNet+
( 16 August 2011 )
more...

Prototype Recommender Available Based on OpenURL Router Data
( 9 August 2011 )
EDINA has developed a prototype article recommender demonstrating the use of the OpenURL Router Data. more...

JISC MediaHub full release
( 4 August 2011 )
Features previously unavailable in the interface have now been enabled including Advanced Search, Most Popular and My MediaHub. more...

Repository Fringe 2011 live in Edinburgh and beyond
( 3 August 2011 )
The 4th annual Repository Fringe is taking place at the University of Edinburgh more...

PECAN project - Phase 2
( 29 July 2011 )
Implementing the registry software needed to store, manage and access the entitlement information by taking the initial step of creating a prototype. more...

EDINA at Institutional Web Management Workshop 2011
( 26 July 2011 )
more...

Open Metadata principles and projects
( 21 July 2011 )
EDINA is recent co-signatory to a set of open metadata principles. more...

Edinburgh wins hosting for Open Repositories conference
( 15 July 2011 )
The University of Edinburgh will host the Seventh International Conference on Open Repositories (OR2012). more...

Integrate SUNCAT into library services
( 13 July 2011 )
A quick guide to integrating SUNCAT into your library services and website. more...

GECO workshop programme kicks off
( 12 July 2011 )
The GECO project is building connections between geospatial activities and projects throughout the UK more...

East View Partnering with CLOCKSS
( 5 July 2011 )
East View Information Services has announced a landmark digital preservation agreement, in partnership with the CLOCKSS program, to ensure the long-term accessibility of database content. more...

June 2011 Edition of EDINA Newsline
( 29 June 2011 )
The June 2011 issue of Newsline has been published. more...

INSPIRE Conference 2011 - live in Edinburgh
( 28 June 2011 )
EDINA is a gold sponsor of this year's prestigious INSPIRE conference being held at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre, 27 June to 1 July. more...

Carmichael Watson website launch
( 27 June 2011 )
A major Scottish folklore website has been formally launched at a conference in Edinburgh. more...

Scottish oral history archive expands
( 22 June 2011 )
Tobar an Dualchais, the Scottish oral recordings archive, has added new material to its recently launched website. more...

JISC MediaHub new features added
( 21 June 2011 )
New features have been added to JISC MediaHub as part of its beta development. more...

Repository Fringe 2011: Booking Open
( 15 June 2011 )
Registration has now opened for this year's Repository Fringe event in Edinburgh. more...

New publishers join CLOCKSS archive
( 9 June 2011 )
Two leading publishers have recently concluded agreements to preserve their electronic content as part of the CLOCKSS archive. more...

Geology Roam: enhanced maps and legends
( 9 June 2011 )
EDINA have been working on a few improvements to Geology Roam and have now added rock labels to print maps and a new beta active legend. more...

ESDIN end of project report
( 30 May 2011 )
The EU-funded, EuroGeographics-led European Spatial Data Infrastructure Network (ESDIN) project concluded recently. more...

Interoperable Geographic Information for Biosphere Study project
( 30 May 2011 )
The JISC funded Interoperable Geographic Information for Biosphere Study project kicked off at the Wales Institute for Sustainable Education on 11 April 2011. more...

Release of OpenURL Router Data
( 26 May 2011 )
Open Data Commons licenced data. more...

GoGeo Makeover
( 20 May 2011 )
Both the user interface and the metadata search engine have been improved. more...

Final Release of TechWatch Report: AR for Smartphones
( 20 May 2011 )
Peer-reviewed final version of the Augmented Reality report has been released. more...

Make your mark on Digimap Roam
( 18 May 2011 )
Annotations tools have been added to EDINA's flagship service more...

Change of operator for Jorum
( 13 May 2011 )
Jorum migrates to sole Mimas management. more...

EDINA @ Culture Hack Scotland
( 11 May 2011 )
EDINA staffers contribute to hacking fest. more...

PEPRS Beta service now available
( 28 April 2011 )
more...

First release of the JISC MediaHub interface
( 26 April 2011 )
more...

Open for Comments: Report on Augmented Reality for Smartphones
( 20 April 2011 )
A state-of-the-art TechWatch report looking at Augmented Reality for Smartphones is now available for comment. more...

Turning on the RADAR
( 19 April 2011 )

An investigative project looking at "Researching A Data Asset Registry" (RADAR) has just commenced.

more...

Digimap for Schools wins GOLD Certificate
( 15 April 2011 )
The new Digimap for Schools service has been awarded the GOLD Certificate for the best overall resource in the Geographical Association’s 2011 Publishers’ Awards. more...

More Wellcome Films in Film & Sound Online
( 14 April 2011 )
April monthly update adds 37 new films to the collection. more...

Statistical Accounts of Scotland user survey
( 13 April 2011 )
EDINA is consulting its users to improve the historical accounts service. more...

New Features in Digimap Roam
( 8 April 2011 )
New measurement tools in Roam, and a new blog address for Digimap. more...

SUNCAT Google Application released
( 31 March 2011 )
Search SUNCAT from your iGoogle page more...

Community Report updated
( 29 March 2011 )
The March 2011 Edition of the EDINA Community Report has been published more...

Successful ‘real test’ of service continuity
( 28 March 2011 )
Successful testing points to a strategy for resilient services. more...

JISC Mediahub previews at conference
( 25 March 2011 )
New media service makes an appearance at the JISC conference. more...

Linked Data Focus gets off with a sprint
( 18 March 2011 )
A project to produce Linked Open Data output from several different EDINA projects and services. more...

More Wellcome Films in Film & Sound Online
( 9 March 2011 )
March monthly update adds 12 new films to the collection. more...

March Edition of EDINA Newsline
( 9 March 2011 )
The March 2011 issue of Newsline has been published. more...

UK LOCKSS Alliance website relaunched
( 8 March 2011 )
The UK LOCKSS Alliance has migrated to a new server and has a new design. more...

ASPET joins the CLOCKSS Archive
( 28 February 2011 )
New joint venture between ASPET and CLOCKSS to aid journal preservation. more...

Digital Monograph Technical Landscape Study started
( 25 February 2011 )
E-book reader technology assisting with the publishing of monographs. more...

Digimap on Facebook and Twitter
( 25 February 2011 )
Digimap has new social media channels. more...

UK Access Management Federation operator change from August 1st 2011
( 24 February 2011 )
JISC Collections and EDINA assume the role of federation officer. more...

Welcome STEEV and GECO - two new EDINA geo-projects
( 10 February 2011 )
Work has begun on projects for building a geo-spatial data community and a tool for visualising energy efficiency. more...

CLOCKSS adds eBooks to archives
( 4 February 2011 )
CLOCKSS eBook agreement with Springer to preserve 32,000 eBooks more...

EDINA Social Media Summary and Guidelines
( 3 February 2011 )
Update on EDINA's social media activity. more...

Jorum - Share openly, or just with UK education
( 2 February 2011 )
Some changes to the way you use Jorum. more...

CLOCKSS Appoints New Executive Director
( 27 January 2011 )
Randy S. Kiefer has been appointed Executive Director of CLOCKSS, replacing outgoing Director Gordon Tibbitts. more...

Jorum e-Review - Featured Resources and Service News
( 26 January 2011 )
The January edition of Jorum's electronic newsletter. more...

Open University Adds Holdings to SUNCAT
( 21 January 2011 )
The Open University is the first new SUNCAT contributing library of 2011. more...

Marine Roam Free Trial
( 14 January 2011 )
Special offer on marine maps and data - free until April 2011. more...

UK LOCKSS Alliance Joins the Digital Preservation Coalition
( 22 December 2010 )
UKLA will work with the DPC to coordinate a national strategy for at-risk scholarly material. more...

EDINA Services and Support Over the Festive Period
( 21 December 2010 )
EDINA services will be available as normal over the festive period. more...

December Edition of EDINA Newsline
( 21 December 2010 )
The December 2010 issue of Newsline has been published. more...

The Sounds of Scotland
( 9 December 2010 )
Tobar an Dualchais has been launched. more...

OGC/ESDIN Interoperability Experiment
( 25 November 2010 )
Shibboleth software successful in setting up secure geospatial services. more...

Go-Geo! - Listening, Learning and Teaching
( 24 November 2010 )
Surveys, learning modules, and new course schedule. more...

AddressingHistory website launches with amplified event
( 17 November 2010 )
A new EDINA-developed website allows users to plot historical data onto historical maps. more...

Digimap for Schools launched
( 11 November 2010 )
High profile service launch at London school more...

Japanese Library Consortia Join CLOCKSS
( 29 October 2010 )
The two major academic library groups in Japan have joined the CLOCKSS archive. more...

New open service - Digimap OpenStream
( 20 October 2010 )
EDINA is pleased to announce the release of a new free Digimap service called Digimap OpenStream. more...

New Reports about EDINA
( 18 October 2010 )
Recently updated versions of several of our corporate documents are available on a dedicated page of the EDINA website. more...

CLOCKSS adds 12th archive node in Berlin
( 5 October 2010 )
Humboldt University in Berlin is the 12th node in the CLOCKSS network more...

Research Data MANTRA project commences
( 29 September 2010 )
New project develops research data management learning materials more...

Jorum releases new Roadmap
( 23 September 2010 )
A new document outlining plans for Jorum until July 2011. more...

Latest Edition of EDINA Newsline
( 22 September 2010 )
The September 2010 issue of Newsline has been published. more...

Education Image Gallery content to change
( 15 September 2010 )
Changes to EIG content to come in October. more...

New JISC multimedia service in development
( 14 September 2010 )
A new service coming in 2011 will combine existing services and include new offerings. more...

Jorum reveals new visual identity
( 7 September 2010 )
As a new term begins, Jorum commences the academic year with a completely new look. more...

ShareGeo Open - come and get your free geodata!
( 2 September 2010 )
Sharing geospatial datasets has never been easier. more...

Repository Fringe live
( 2 September 2010 )
The annual repository event begins this morning with two days of exciting presentations and sessions. more...

The Depot goes global
( 26 August 2010 )
The Depot has become OpenDepot more...

LOCKSS: call for 2010-11 participation
( 18 August 2010 )
UK LOCKSS Alliance wants more participants to help keep library digital assets accessible. more...

Winners in the Jorum Learning and Teaching Competition 2010
( 12 August 2010 )
Six winners share the spotlight for user's choice. more...

BFI Joins SUNCAT Holdings
( 5 August 2010 )
The serials' holdings of the British Film Institute have been added to SUNCAT. more...

Multimedia Metadata Scoping Study Survey
( 4 August 2010 )
Readers are invited to participate in a survey to share experiences with multimedia metadata more...

Vote for your favourite Jorum resource
( 29 July 2010 )
Have your say in this year's Jorum Learning and Teaching competition. more...

CLOCKSS adds its 11th archive node worldwide, in Italy
( 28 July 2010 )
The Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan joins the list of institutions involved in long-term archiving through the CLOCKSS initiative. more...

Digimap - Mobile Scoping Study: Final Report
( 19 July 2010 )
Study to investigate mobile delivery of Digimap concludes with a final report. more...

Repository Fringe 2010: Registration now open
( 19 July 2010 )
The 3rd Annual Repository Fringe is scheduled for 2-3 September 2010, and is now open for booking. more...

University of the Arts London - SUNCAT's 6th new Contributing Library
( 16 July 2010 )
The list of SUNCAT Contributing Libraries continues to grow. more...

Jorum Unified Search Tool - now available
( 2 July 2010 )
Jorum users can now search for resources held within both collections (JorumOpen and JorumUK) at once, providing quick and instant results. more...

Loughborough University Library joins SUNCAT
( 25 June 2010 )
Loughborough University is the 50th Higher Education library in SUNCAT more...

Newsline 15.2, June 2010 now out
( 16 June 2010 )
The June 2010 edition of Newsline, EDINA's quarterly newsletter, is now available. more...

Geology Roam - new mapping tool
( 4 June 2010 )
Slippy geological maps. more...

New Jorum Newsletter
( 1 June 2010 )
Latest edition features release of the Jorum Learning and Teachng Competition more...

JISC Repository Definition Project
( 24 May 2010 )
EDINA is involved in a project to develop candidate processes and metadata schema for a new JISC repository. more...

EDINA presentations and publications available online
( 14 May 2010 )
A new page on the EDINA website provides access to many of our staff's presentations. more...

JorumOpen - Pushing the boundaries of physical sciences
( 11 May 2010 )
Real-life story of how JorumOpen has increased usability and visibility of resources. more...

ALT-C 2010: Jorum Learning & Teaching Competition
( 11 May 2010 )
Submit your learning and teaching materials to the Jorum competition at Alt-C. more...

Historic Digimap - new mapping and download facilities
( 4 May 2010 )
Downloading and viewing historic maps online have just got easier. more...

Identity Provider for JISC Executive
( 19 April 2010 )
EDINA's access management experts take on new responsibilities. more...

EDINA gets social
( 13 April 2010 )
We have added a page with links to our social network content. more...

Digimap and OS OpenData
( 5 April 2010 )
Overview of how Digimap data fits in with OS OpenData more...

AddressingHistory tool combines historical data and maps
( 1 April 2010 )
A new EDINA project combines data from digitised historical Scottish Post Office Directories with contemporaneous historical maps. more...

Wiener Library holdings featured in SUNCAT newsletter
( 1 April 2010 )
New holdings and latest newsletter. more...

Jorum Update, March 2010
( 29 March 2010 )
A new edition of the Jorum newsletter brings you up to date on the latest happenings. more...

Web security project presentations now available
( 24 March 2010 )
WSTIERA project posts presentations. more...

Latest Edition of Newsline
( 23 March 2010 )
The March 2010 issue of Newsline has been published. more...

More Wellcome Films in Film & Sound Online
( 23 February 2010 )
February monthly update adds 18 new films to the collection. more...

e-journals are forever? - workshop and guide
( 22 February 2010 )
Bringing together e-journal strategy and archiving action in the UK. more...

Land Life Leisure - service changes 2010/11
( 9 February 2010 )
Important changes will come to the service in Summer 2010. more...

Happy 1st Birthday JISC Digital Media!
( 9 February 2010 )
A successful first year for the rebranded media service. more...

Happy Birthday EDINA!
( 25 January 2010 )
EDINA is 14 today. more...

SUNCAT links to SCONUL Access
( 21 January 2010 )
Service gives info on access and borrowing rights. more...

JorumOpen released today
( 19 January 2010 )
Jorum has now opened up for the sharing of resources. more...

Open Access Repository Junction project website now available
( 11 January 2010 )
New website gives details of repository project more...

JorumOpen video previews
( 21 December 2009 )
The Jorum team has created a series of video podcasts to preview JorumOpen. more...

Newsline 14.4 published
( 18 December 2009 )
December issue of EDINA newsline is available for perusal. more...

New film trails for archaeology and social history
( 1 December 2009 )
Two new film trails adds context to Film & Sound Online features more...

Digimap 10th birthday event
( 27 November 2009 )
An invitation to a very special 10th birthday party in Edinburgh. more...

Jorum Update, November 2009
( 26 November 2009 )
A new edition of the Jorum newsletter brings you up to date on the latest happenings. more...

Asian photographic archive complements Film & Sound Online collection
( 1 November 2009 )
more...

LOCKSS Program Preserves the Journal Series "Pain Reviews"
( 22 October 2009 )
A journal that ceased publication in 2002 is freely available via LOCKSS more...

Ensuring Continuous Access to Resources
( 21 October 2009 )
New area of the EDINA website helps keep track of preservation resources. more...

The Depot Open Access repository becomes international
( 19 October 2009 )
The Depot goes international. more...

SUNCAT Links to Journals’ Tables of Contents
( 14 October 2009 )
Links to tables of contents helps users choose journals better. more...

Latest edition of Newsline now available
( 30 September 2009 )
Edition 14.3, September 2009, is available on the web. more...

Update for Digimap service and OS data
( 22 September 2009 )
As well as the latest OS data, Digimap now boasts a new site architecture and a replacement for Classic: Digimap Roam. more...

OpenURL usage data - what are they good for?
( 18 September 2009 )
The final report is available from this project to explore usage of data from OpenURL resolvers. more...

Jorum competition awards at ALT-C
( 14 September 2009 )
3 L&T resources win top marks at Alt-C more...

COMPASS demonstrates knowledge-based discovery tool
( 11 September 2009 )
A recently completed EDINA project demonstrates how a "knowledge infrastructure" for the coastal marine environment can help researchers find more useful information. more...

NewsFilm Online commenting facility added
( 3 September 2009 )
Log in and post your comments now. more...

UKBORDERS single login
( 5 August 2009 )
UK Access Management becomes sole login for UKBORDERS more...

Preserving Geospatial Data - DPC Technology Watch Report
( 4 August 2009 )
"Preserving Geospatial Data" by Guy McGarva of EDINA more...

SALSER - new library updates
( 4 August 2009 )
A new library and 3 updates. more...

UK LOCKSS Alliance Progress Report
( 3 August 2009 )
Recent activities from the service. more...

Jorum update - support for Open Educational Resources (OER)
( 30 July 2009 )
Jorum newsletter reports on recent developments. more...

Repository Fringe 2009 - live feeds
( 29 July 2009 )
Edinburgh Repository Fringe conference 30-31 July more...

Open Access Repository Junction
( 24 July 2009 )
A new EDINA project to aid interoperability between open access repositories. more...

Latest Edition of EDINA Newsline
( 26 June 2009 )
The June 2009 edition of Newsline is now available online. more...

New libraries added to SUNCAT
( 25 June 2009 )
UK academic serials catalogue adds two new libraries. more...

New datasets for ShareGeo
( 22 June 2009 )

Includes data derived from the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission, a river and inland water dataset, GB National Parks boundaries, and more. more...

Beyond the Repository Fringe 2009
( 19 June 2009 )
Call for Participation more...

CLOCKSS preserves access to discontinued OUP title
( 30 May 2009 )
CLOCKSS will provide free access to "Brief Treatment and Crisis Intervention", which was discontinued at the end of 2008. more...

Jorum learning & teaching competition
( 29 May 2009 )
Jorum launches a competition for innovative use of L&T resources created under a Creative Commons licence. more...

EM-Loader prototype shortlisted for OR09 Challenge
( 28 May 2009 )
A repository tool developed by the EM-Loader project at EDINA was shortlisted for the Open Repositories 09 conference competition. more...

Guide helps institutions add research data to repositories
( 15 May 2009 )
Datashare project publishes "Policy-making for Research Data in Repositories: A Guide" more...

Jorum website refresh adds extra features
( 28 April 2009 )
Podcasts, discussion forum and improved news and contacts more...

Supporting Personalisation across the JISC Information Environment
( 13 April 2009 )

more...

Low Cost OpenURL Resolver scoping report published
( 8 April 2009 )
more...

Survey of European national mapping agencies
( 7 April 2009 )
EDINA is asking academic users about their experiences of accessing NMCA data in their country. more...

Latest EDINA and SUNCAT newsletters now online
( 25 March 2009 )
A set of newsletters and reports brings you up to date on goings on at EDINA. more...

SUNCAT Satisfaction Survey - £50 Amazon voucher to be won
( 20 March 2009 )
The serials catalogue offers prize to lucky survey participant. more...

Wellcome Film Collection addition to Film & Sound Online
( 27 February 2009 )
212 new films added to the EDINA multimedia service. more...

Consultation on Role of the Depot, http://depot.edina.ac.uk/
( 16 February 2009 )
Call for community feedback on the future of the Depot. more...

New support links for EDINA multimedia services
( 11 February 2009 )
TASI re-imagined as JISC Digital Media more...

OpenURL-Linking Data Services Questionnaire
( 4 February 2009 )
OpenURL data study invites participation. more...

ShareGeo launched
( 28 January 2009 )
The geo-repository project formerly known as GRADE is now part of Digimap. more...

CAB Abstracts service improvements
( 28 January 2009 )
More frequent updates, and full text links. more...

Review of geo-spatial services for the ESRC
( 13 January 2009 )
Assist the review by taking part in a survey more...

New Interface Design for Education Image Gallery
( 12 January 2009 )
The photographic image service has a brand new design, and more metadata. more...

Digimap Ordnance Survey data-use competition
( 15 December 2008 )
Innovative maps win prizes. more...

25th anniversary celebration for the Data Library
( 15 December 2008 )
The Edinburgh University Data Library is celebrating 25 years of support for staff and students in their discovery, access, use and management of research datasets. more...

Review of OpenID report published
( 10 December 2008 )
Some OpenID questions answered. more...

UKBORDERS: new metadata search service and EasyDownload makeover
( 10 December 2008 )
You can now search UKBORDERS metadata. Also, EasyDownload has become even easier. more...

NewsFilm Online showcased
( 29 November 2008 )
Roundup of events and news of the landmark EDINA multimedia service. more...

GeoCrossWalk now available via Digimap
( 25 November 2008 )
Flagship service adds georeferencing API more...

Directory of Open Access Journals Added to SUNCAT
( 19 November 2008 )
Latest update to the SUNCAT Blog more...

European Spatial Data Infrastructure Network project commences
( 18 November 2008 )
EDINA in partnership with a new geospatial project more...

DataShare Briefing Paper: Part 2 – Spatial Data in a Web 2.0 Environment and Beyond
( 28 October 2008 )
Comparison of spatial data visualisation tools. more...

the Depot - now available via JISCmail lists
( 15 October 2008 )
The Depot now appearing in the JISCmail Tools area of all list homepages more...

EDINA Annual and Community Reports updated
( 9 October 2008 )
Our most recent Annual Report and Community report now available online. more...

NewsFilm Online, free archive
service officially launched

( 3 October 2008 )
The highly-anticipated ITN/Reuters news archive is officially launched. more...

UK LOCKSS paper at International Preservation Conference
( 30 September 2008 )
LOCKSS paper available to download. more...

Latest Edition of EDINA Newsline
( 24 September 2008 )
The September 2008 edition of Newsline is now available online. more...

Go-Geo! Enhancements
( 23 September 2008 )
Several new key features to the open-access portal more...

Digimap - annual data update and new licence consultation
( 5 September 2008 )
Current data for Digimap and a request for dataset ideas more...

Piloting an e-journals Preservation Registry Service (PEPRS)
( 29 August 2008 )
Identifying which journals have long-term preservation arrangements. more...

D2D@E&M - Discovery to Delivery at EDINA and Mimas
( 28 August 2008 )
New joint EDINA and Mimas project more...

SUNCAT developments and EDINA blogs
( 14 August 2008 )
An update on SUNCAT and recent coverage of EDINA's blogs. more...

Jorum update
( 13 August 2008 )
Jorum now available through Federated Access. more...

Additional Case Studies published
( 12 August 2008 )
Film & Sound Online and Digimap increase their case study count. more...

agcensus data available in KML format
( 30 July 2008 )
It is now possible to download agcensus data in KML format, the OGC geospatial description language. more...

Experts hope to save UK research for future generations
( 25 July 2008 )
Edinburgh Repository Fringe conference 31 July - 1 August more...

Jorum - new services and access update
( 18 July 2008 )
JorumOpen, and UK federation access more...

EDINA land-based resources - trials available for 2008/09
( 11 July 2008 )
CAB Abstracts, Land, Life & Leisure and agcensus available for renewal more...

SUNCAT Newsletter
( 3 July 2008 )
Facebook, Marc, Blogs, ILLL survey more...

Historic Digimap - licence and consultation
( 27 June 2008 )
A new, three-year sub-licence is now available for Historic Digimap more...

EM-Loader - Open Access deposits made easier
( 24 June 2008 )
Integrated personal publication list management tools for institutional repositories more...

DataShare - keeping up with research data support
( 18 June 2008 )
New poster to download more...

DIaD - investigating Data Integration and Dissemination
( 9 June 2008 )
DiAD looks at linking statistical data and output geographies. more...

SUNCAT updated
( 6 June 2008 )
Keep up with the latest developments in the Serials Catalogue more...

EDINA Strategy Plan for 2008-2011
( 23 April 2008 )
Available for download more...

Jorum to move to open access
( 21 April 2008 )
Jorum, the UK national repository for learning and teaching materials funded by JISC, will offer open educational resources. more...

New DataShare project deliverables
( 28 February 2008 )
The latest work to share more...

CLOCKSS Works
( 6 February 2008 )
Access to defunct Graft journal guaranteed more...

SUNCAT sets up Blog
( 1 February 2008 )
Keep up with the latest developments in the Serials Catalogue more...

Digimap goes to sea
( 18 January 2008 )
New resource provides marine and coastal zone data more...

Helping Move CLOCKSS Forward: Ensuring Continuing Access to Journal Content
( 11 January 2008 )
Orphaned content finds a new home. more...

Digimap reaches 100,000 user milestone
( 9 January 2008 )
On its 8th birthday, Digimap goes from strength to strength. more...

SUNCAT Newsletter
( 21 December 2007 )
The December 2007 issue of the quarterly newsletter is now available! more...

State-of-the-Art Review for DataShare project
( 30 November 2007 )
Report now available for download. more...

NEOCaR – supporting the JISC national e-books observatory project
( 15 November 2007 )
EDINA helps with the cataloguing of electronic books. more...

Podcast: Going geographical with Go-Geo!
( 15 November 2007 )
Robin Smith from the University of Sheffield extols the virtues of the new-look Go-Geo! more...

New Digimap Case Studies
( 14 November 2007 )
18 full and 22 brief case studies now available. more...

A new look Go-Geo!
( 25 September 2007 )
Go-Geo! has a new look. more...

Depot Podcast
( 10 August 2007 )
Peter Burnhill, director of EDINA, talks about the Depot repository in a special feature in the latest issue JISC Inform. more...

Digimap and SUNCAT International surveys
( 30 July 2007 )
JISC launch an Ipsos MORI poll for Digimap and SUNCAT users. more...

census.ac.uk website launched
( 27 July 2007 )
Portal website for census data and services. more...

SUNCAT News
( 28 June 2007 )
OpenURL linking, bibliographic software tools, and a new FTP address for contributing libraries. more...

DataShare project to demystify data
( 28 June 2007 )
DataShare is a new project to explore ways to help academics share their data over the Internet. more...

The Depot launched at repository conference
( 5 June 2007 )
Launch of the Depot at national conference marks 'repositories milestone' more...

Report from GRADE project featured in The Guardian
( 5 April 2007 )
The Guardian highlights digital rights issues presented in GRADE project report. more...

Film & Sound Online Free to 2009
( 3 April 2007 )
Licence renewed for a further two years. more...

Digimap licence renewal
( 3 April 2007 )
Subscription rates to 2009 have been set. more...

JISC consultation on WellcomeFilm
( 3 April 2007 )
JISC is consulting the community about the prospect of WellcomeFilm joining Film & Sound Online. more...

EDINA has moved
( 7 February 2007 )
EDINA has moved to new premises. more...

Geology Digimap Goes Live
( 25 January 2007 )
British Geological Survey maps and mapping data now on line more...

Film & Sound Online gets 2 year extension
( 15 January 2007 )
EDINA's moving image service will be available free for another two years from August 2007. more...

Log in with UK Federation
( 21 December 2006 )
The UK Federation will provide uniform access management facilities across the UK education sector. more...

EDINA helps save sounds of Scotland
( 7 December 2006 )
Thousands of hours of audio recording to go online more...

Science film clips available to Jorum Contributors
( 23 November 2006 )
Permission has been granted to allow IWF Knowledge & Media films to be used in Jorum learning resources. more...

Mastermap News
( 5 October 2006 )
Beta released to Expert Users more...

Digimap News
( 1 October 2006 )
Updated data, name changes and Historic mapping improvements more...

Film & Sound Online replaces EMOL
( 5 September 2006 )
more...

CAB Abstracts and Land, Life & Leisure
( 30 June 2006 )
New pricing and service improvements more...

New version of Digimap Carto released
( 25 May 2006 )
A fresh interface for the useful mapping tool from EDINA more...

Culverhouse Classical Music Collection added to EMOL
( 24 May 2006 )
Education Media Online delivers a new set of audio files more...

Boundary Line Data for Digimap
( 8 March 2006 )
The Digimap OS collections now includes Boundary Line data. more...

2004 Data Added to agcensus
( 1 March 2006 )
Data for 2004 for England, Scotland and Wales, has been added to agcensus. more...

Jorum User Service Now Available
( 1 February 2006 )
The Jorum User service allows staff from registered institutions to search, browse, preview, download, review, reuse and repurpose resources in Jorum, the free online repository service. more...

GRADE Geospatial Demonstrator
( 24 January 2006 )
A demonstrator for a GI dataset repository is available for testing. more...

MasterMap work begins at EDINA
( 5 December 2005 )
In January EDINA will begin an 18 month project to develop a delivery mechanism for MasterMap Topographic and Integrated Transport Network (ITN) layers. more...

Multimedia Portal Project
( 15 November 2005 )
EDINA is leading a partnership sponsored by the Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC) to scope and build a demonstrator for a national Visual and Sound Material (VSM) Portal. more...

Fresh face for the Statistical Accounts
( 15 November 2005 )
The Statistical Accounts of Scotland has a new interface, and new subscription options. more...

GetRef helps users find bibliographic databases
( 15 November 2005 )
Version 2 of EDINA's federated search tool is available for trial. more...

Education Image Gallery - refreshed interface
( 26 September 2005 )
The interface for EIG gets a spiffy new set of home-page images as well as enhanced functionality. more...

UPDATE becomes "Land, Life and Leisure"
( 1 August 2005 )
"Land, Life & Leisure" becomes the newest EDINA service for land-based resources. more...

Ovid Technologies and EDINA - Changes to Customer Services
( 28 June 2005 )
Ovid takes on customer service roles for Ovid CAB Abstracts, PAIS and EconLit more...

7,000 New Images for EIG
( 10 June 2005 )
EIG has mounted an extra 7,000 images, chosen by in response to user feedback. more...

Historic Mapping Service Launch
( 13 April 2005 )
British historical maps can now be accessed via Digimap. more...

EMOL News Roundup
( 7 April 2005 )
Free until 2007; new collections; using EMOL videos in science teaching. more...

Image albums in EIG
( 7 April 2005 )
A new feature is being added to the Education Image Gallery (EIG) service hosted at EDINA that will enable individual users to create and organise their own personal collections of EIG images. more...

Statistical Accounts changes
( 7 April 2005 )
Changes are in the works for the Statistical Accounts of Scotland service. more...

Z39.50 for Athens Groups
( 15 March 2005 )
Athens groups accounts now able to use EDINA Z39.50 targets. more...

Digimap opens a window to the past
( 28 January 2005 )
EDINA develops an historical map service as part of an expanding suite of Digimap products. more...

SUNCAT: launch of Pilot Service
( 10 January 2005 )
The Serials Union Catalogue for UK HE is now available for use as a pilot service. more...

GetRef - now available for institutional trial
( 1 January 2005 )
GetRef is EDINA's tool for cross-searching A&I databases, and is available for institutional use more...

Vision of Britain service gives a long look at social trends
( 24 October 2004 )
"A Vision of Britain through Time" gives an overview of social trends in Britain through the centuries. more...

Z39.50 Target Updates
( 11 October 2004 )
Changes to the Z39.50 targets for EDINA services. more...

EDINA breaks new ground with agcensus service
( 1 October 2004 )
The new agcensus service at EDINA offers download and visualisation of UK Agricultural Census data. more...

Index to The Times, 1790-1980: new three-year agreement
( 1 October 2004 )
Index to The Times will now be available through 2007. more...

JISC tests academic waters for Hydrospatial and Geological Digimap
( 24 September 2004 )
The JISC is gathering feedback from the HE and FE community on demand for Geological and Hydrospatial maps and data for delivery via Digimap. more...

New EDINA web site design
( 22 September 2004 )
The EDINA web site starts the new academic term with a fresh face. more...

UKBORDERS previews Boundary Selector
( 21 September 2004 )
A preview of the new UKBORDERS Boundary Data Selector interface has been released. more...

JORUM on track with repository procurement
( 1 September 2004 )
JORUM has awarded Intrallect the contract for provision of its online repository system for learning and teaching materials. more...

Digimap: New 5 year agreement
( 11 June 2004 )
JISC and Ordnance Survey announced the renewal of the agreement which provides access to a range of Ordnance Survey products. more...

EDINA set to continue services with Ovid interface
( 1 June 2004 )
EconLit, MLA International Bibliography, PAIS International and Inspec will continue for 2004/05. more...

EDINA CAB Abstracts Service
( 1 June 2004 )
New EDINA Interface for CAB Abstracts. more...

Shibboleth development and support services
( 20 May 2004 )
EDINA advances the implementation of authentication framework. more...

Digital Curation Centre
( 1 March 2004 )
A new Digital Curation Centre will support expertise and practice in data curation and preservation. more...

Digimap - A New Look
( 3 October 2003 )
The Digimap user interface has been redesigned and improved. more...

Digimap joins Single-Sign On at EDINA
( 12 August 2003 )
Digimap now uses Athens Single Sign On - this brings it in line with other EDINA services and gives our users a smoother and more integrated experience. more...

Digimap News
( 1 March 2003 )
Digimap will be available to the FE sector from 1/1/03. And Digimap users will have access to the Ordnance Survey Developer Programme. more...

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