As an eventful 2016 draws to a close, we at EPrints HQ would like to wish the entire EPrints community  a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! This has been another busy year for our EPrints Services team with lots of activity around repositories for Impact, Research data, Education and of course Publications.  The following are just a few of the activity areas we have been working on: REF Compliance Checker plugin Developed and released by Jisc in January of this year, this plugin for EPrints provides a straightforward means by which you can check whether an article or conference proceeding in your EPrints repository isRead More →

The University of Warwick will be hosting the Association for Learning Technology Annual Conference this year from September 6th – 8th and we are pleased to announce that Kelly Terrell, EPrints Open Education Lead will be attending as a presenter. Kelly will be presenting on Wednesday 7th September at 10.25am (session details can be found here) to share the findings from her small scale scoping study on discoverability strategies of open educational resources conducted as part of her MSc in Digital Education. This work combined with working with members of the EPrints community is leading an exciting phase of enhancements to our offering EdShare – the EPrintsRead More →

The 11th International Conference of Repositories is fast approaching and once again our representatives from EPrints will be there. On Tuesday 14th June Les Carr, Director of EPrints, will be on the ‘Repository Rodeo‘ panel immediately after the opening keynote.  Les will also be opening the EPrints Interest Group track in the afternoon discussing EPrints 3.4. Kelly Terrell, EPrints Open Education Lead, will immediately follow Les to talk about ‘Repositories for open education: a reflection and look forward for EPrints‘. We will also have a poster on display during the conference on the upcoming EPrints 3.4 release. As well as our team, there is also a greatRead More →

Building upon the success of the educational content sharing platform EdShare from the University of Southampton, we are pleased to bring you EPrints for Open Education on our latest EPrints core. Providing you with a flexible platform to support your engagement with open education practices. Whether for your school, project, collaborative network, institution or organisation and whether you intend to share your resources locally, regionally or world-wide our EdShare solution can be customised to meet your needs, allowing you to host, manage, share and collaborate on teaching and learning resources in one place. Over the past year EPrints HQ has been busy migrating the original EdShare developed from the EdSpace andRead More →