June Highlights from SOAS Research Online

By Eileen Crawley|July 10, 2020

https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/29491 https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/31345/ https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/32204/ https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/32973/ https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/33015/ https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/32338/ June Highlights from SOAS Research Online (Text-only version) Download statistics 60,459 downloads in June 2020 – this is an 18% increase from May 2019 3,777,257 total downloads from 234 countries and dependencies. Most downloaded authors in June 2020 Khan, Mushtaq : 1,482 downloads George, Andrew : 1,107 downloads Hutt, Michael : 903 downloads Hill, Nathan W. : 572 downloads Mezzadri, Alessandra : 550 downloads Volz, Ulrich : 539 downloads Fine, Ben : 521 downloads Flügel, Peter : 429 downloads Dorward, Andrew : 410 downloads Craven, Matthew : 408 downloads 1.Most downloaded

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SOAS Open Access Policy

By Anisha Ahmed|June 25, 2020

The Scholarly Communications team has launched the brand new SOAS Open Access Policy. The updated policy is in line with the Decolonising SOAS Vision and its commitment to redress barriers to knowledge, encourage public engagement and promote research ethics and best practice. The new policy sets out the responsibilities of SOAS researchers, such as providing publication details and depositing their research in the repository, SOAS Research Online. The policy includes definitions of key open access terms, clarifies institutional responsibilities, and

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May Highlights from SOAS Research Online

By Eileen Crawley|June 10, 2020

https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/28906/ https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/32765/ https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/30967/ https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/32996/ May Highlights from SOAS Research Online (Text-only version) Download statistics 69,205 downloads in May 2020 – this is an 19% increase from May 2019 3,721,986  total downloads from 234 countries and dependencies. Most downloaded authors in May 2020 Khan, Mushtaq : 1,785 downloads George, Andrew : 1,495 downloads Fine, Ben : 732 downloads Volz, Ulrich : 572 downloads Hill, Nathan W. : 569 downloads Craven, Matthew : 507 downloads Thomas Tanner : 486 downloads Michael Hutt : 480 downloads Guy Standing : 458 downloads Jae Yeon : 457 downloads 1.Most downloaded item in

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April Highlights from SOAS Research Online

By Eileen Crawley|May 14, 2020

  https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/29491/ https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/31564/ https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/32203/ https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/32520/ April Highlights from SOAS Research Online (Text-only version) Download statistics 63,945 downloads in April 2020 – this is an 8% increase from April 2019.  3,661,469 total downloads from 234 countries and dependencies. Most downloaded authors in April 2020 Khan, Mushtaq : 1711 downloads George, Andrew : 1504 downloads Fine, Ben : 616 downloads Craven, Matthew : 582 downloads Al-Ali, Nadje : 568 downloads Volz, Ulrich : 517 downloads Hill, Nathan W. : 507 downloads Flügel, Peter : 476 downloads Abosag, Ibrahim : 460 downloads Hintze,

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March Highlights from SOAS Research Online

By Eileen Crawley|April 30, 2020

https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/28906/ https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/31494/ https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/32205/ Link to article: https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/32487/ March Highlights from SOAS Research Online Download statistics 62,896 downloads in March 2020 3,587,151 total downloads from 234 countries Most downloaded item in March… Dwyer, Rachel Madeline Jackson (1995 Thesis) The Gujarati lyrics of Kavi Dayarambhai. Downloaded 536 times in March Most downloaded authors in March Khan, Mushtaq : 1559 downloads George, Andrew : 1348 downloads Fine, Ben : 600 downloads Tanner, Thomas : 600 downloads Hill, Nathan W. : 573 downloads Abosag, Ibrahim : 551 downloads Craven, Matthew

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LOVE DATA WEEK 2020 at SOAS

By Eileen Crawley|April 2, 2020

  We celebrated Love Data Week, February 10-14, 2020. This is an international event designed to raise awareness about data management, security, sharing, and preservation. All libraries try and run some activities to spread the word to their whole academic community.  It happened in half term for us, but we still had a couple of successful events. On Wednesday, 12 February, the Scholarly Communications team held a workshop on research data management. We gave an introduction to the principles of

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