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CIT joins the Parallella University Program

Posted: 4th November 2013

We are delighted to announce that CIT is now participating in the Parallella University Program (PUP).

The goal of PUP is to ensure that every academic institution doing work in the area of parallel programming research and/or education has access to inexpensive and open parallel computing hardware. Visit the PUP website for further information.

C4D at TPDL 2013

Posted: 4th September 2013

CERIF for Datasets (C4D) will be represented at TPDL 2013 (the 17th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries), which takes place in Valletta, Malta, from 22-26 September.

A member of the project team will present a paper entitled "Linking and contextualising publications and datasets, and much more..." during the LCPD (Linking Publications and Datasets) workshop session.

Download the C4D paper or the workshop programme.

C4D July 2013 Workshop Outputs

Posted: 2nd August 2013

Many thanks to everyone who attended the workshops in Glasgow and London and contributed to the lively exchange. It was great to see so many colleagues travelling from near and far to take part and share their experiences.

Slides and discussion notes are now available for download from the C4D blog.

C4D London Workshop

Joy Davidson from DCC talking about creating RDM policy

Posted: 29th July 2013

Our second C4D workshop, which took place at City University in London, went very well on Friday.

Thanks again to all attendees for their contributions, to speakers and to City University for the room and on the ground support for IT, catering and general housekeeping.

A summary of the discussions from the Glasgow and London workshops along with slides will be posted on our blog as soon as we can.

It was clear that people are very keen to continue to share and join up ideas on Research Data Management and minimise duplication of effort as far as possible.

C4D Glasgow Workshop

Posted: 15th July 2013

A very productive workshop took place in Glasgow on Friday and there were several useful discussions.

We will be consolidating the outcomes, comments, etc. from both workshops after the London event on 26/07/2013.

If you have any questions or comments in the meantime, please do not hesitate to contact us:

Kevin (Sunderland) -
Valerie (Glasgow) –
Scott (St Anderews) –

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