Author Archives: dkernohan

About dkernohan

Senior co-design manager, Jisc.

Progress in research data metrics

It’s May! – and this may be the last post I write about our IRUS-based download project as an “alpha” as we edge ever closer to the “beta” stage. But I just wanted to start by highlighting the much earlier-stage citation work – energised by a recent meeting you may have seen two blog posts … Read more

Webinar on IRUSdata UK

Here are the slides from the webinar about IRUSdataUK on 24th Feb. A recording is also available – note that this will play via the Blackboard Collaborate platform. A very similar session, with a live demo and more chance for questions and discussion, will be held at DigiFest16 on day 1. If you are in … Read more

A note about IRUSdataUK

IRUS-UK has long been one of the stars in the Jisc service portfolio – offering a simple service (reliable COUNTER-compliant repository download metrics) to just under one hundred UK research repositories. IRUS is a platform-neutral service that allows reliable comparison and benchmarking between ePrints, dSpace and Fedora  based repositories – with more being added on an as-needed basis. The service has allowed institutions and repository managers … Read more