2014: Melbourne


Research Support Community Day 2014 took place in Melbourne.

9.00 Coffee and Networking

9.45 Welcome and Intro: Jayshree Mamtora, Research Services Coordinator, Charles Darwin University Library

9.55 Keynote: Research impact – a developing concept: an overview of definitions, limitations of existing measures and probable developments: Dr John Lamp, Deakin University

10.45 A moving feast and a cast of thousands: Methodologies for measuring research impact for a new interdisciplinary institute at QUT: Janet Baker and Dr Nina Prasolova, Queensland University of Technology Library

11.15 Morning Tea

11.40 The Library in the Research Data Lifecycle: state of play and practical demonstration: Susan Robbins, University of Western Sydney Library and Sam Searle, eResearch Senior Specialist (Information Management), Griffith University

12.30 Working with Publish or Perish and Google Scholar data: Prof Anne-Wil Harzing, University of Melbourne

13.15 Lunch

14.05 Birds of a feather sessions:

  • Strategies for increasing Open Access content in our institutional repositories / Susan Robbins, University of Western Sydney Library

  • Research Impact Measurement Services / Josipa Crnic, Deakin University Library

  • Issues in Scholarly Publishing / Robyn Drummond, University of New South Wales Library

  • ANDS – Turning Research Data into Institutional Assets / Karen Visser, Australian National Data Service

15.20 Afternoon tea

15.45 New Services for Researchers: Customised literature searching: Fiona Salisbury, La Trobe University Library

16.15 5 minute presentations from participants

17.15 Wrap up, Close and Drinks/Dinner

Banner image: Arts West, University of Melbourne, photo by a.canvas.of.light, reused under CC-BY 2.0 licence.