Symplectic joins CASRAI

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Symplectic joins CASRAI Symplectic is delighted to announce that it has become a member of the standards development organisation CASRAI. As an Implementer Associate, Symplectic will work with CASRAI and its partners in bringing the benefits of standardisation to the global research community. “Research information management can often be a time consuming and arduous task for researchers,” says Daniel Hook, …

Thanks to VIVO

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We are massive supporters of the VIVO project and were Platinum sponsors of the Annual VIVO Conference this year. As expected it was a great event and we would like to take this opportunity to thank all of the delegates and hope to see you at another event soon. We were very lucky to have Mike Conlon, the principal investigator …

Altmetric emblem added to Elements

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Track online conversations around publications With the addition of an Altmetric emblem, academics are now able to see article level metrics on social media activity. We are hoping to enhance this technology in the future to include richer data sets. Using Altmetric The image below shows how the Altmetric emblem is displayed within Elements. Academics are able to see an …

Selected as RMAS Vendor

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RMAS – developing a framework for shared research management and administration RMAS (Research Management and Administration Systems) is a [HEFCE][1] funded initiative headed by the Universities of Exeter, Sunderland and Kent. The project aims “to help universities and colleges become more efficient by improving the research management and administration process”. It has been estimated that savings of 10 – 20% …

Open Repositories 2012

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We proudly sponsored the Open Repositories conference (OR2012) for the second year in a row. After a week away, our repository team has returned to the office to share their experiences. Graham was involved in presenting a poster with one of our clients, St. George’s. Watch him sum it up like a pro at the ‘minute madness’ poster session in …

4th Annual Conference

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Symplectic had their 4th annual user conference, on Monday 21st May at Hamilton House (NUT) on Mabledon Place, London, WC1H 9BD. We had some great guest speakers this year and would like to thank them for making it out to talk to us. To view the slides from each talk please head over to support. Dr. Michael Conlon Dr. Conlon …

Dura Project

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Symplectic is excited to announce the upcoming Mendeley module. Researchers will be able to synchronise their personal Mendeley profiles with their Elements account at their institution; and most importantly, take advantage of the rich file sharing capabilities of Mendeley. Funded by JISC, The DURA Project was a collaboration between Mendeley, Symplectic and CARET (Centre for Applied Research in Education Technologies) …