University of Surrey Open Research Award winners announced

University of Surrey Open Research Award winners announced

By Emma Henderson The three winners of The University of Surrey’s 2021 Open Research and Transparency Showcase Awards were announced in early March 2021. The awards were devised as part of Surrey’s ongoing commitment to open research and designed to identify and...
University of Sheffield statement on Open Research

University of Sheffield statement on Open Research

We are pleased to report that the University of Sheffield now has an institutional statement on Open Research. Thank you to all who contributed towards making this happen. Many parts were adapted from fellow UKRN member’s statements, demonstrating one of the...
Winners of the 2021 BNA Credibility Prize

Winners of the 2021 BNA Credibility Prize

The British Neuroscience Association (BNA) earlier this week were delighted to announce the winners of the inaugural BNA Credibility Prizes. These prizes highlight and recognise some of the excellent efforts to ensure that neuroscience research is as robust, reliable,...
UKRN Newsletter – March 2021

UKRN Newsletter – March 2021

The March 2021 issue of the UKRN newsletter was published earlier this month, featuring a write-up of the recent annual meeting, the latest news, event information and tips on UKRN resources. You can view a PDF version of the newsletter here: UKRN Newsletter –...
Rewarding and raising awareness of Open Research

Rewarding and raising awareness of Open Research

by Emily Farran, UKRN Institutional Lead for the University of Surrey The University of Surrey launched two Open Research Awards: the Open Research Case Study Award, and the Surrey Reproducibility Society Recognition Award. The Open Research Case Study Award was...
UKRN Newsletter – March 2021

Launch of the UKRN Newsletter

The first issue of the new UKRN Newsletter was published last week, providing subscribers with the latest news, event information, publications and more from UKRN. The next newsletter will be released in March and from then on it will be published quarterly. For those...
Wiley open research workshops: what did we learn?

Wiley open research workshops: what did we learn?

Wiley recently partnered with UKRN to host a series of open research workshops on topics such as preprints, authorship, registered reports, data sharing, and open access. Follow this link to read their blog post about what happened at the events, and what they learned...
University of Southampton joins UKRN

University of Southampton joins UKRN

Congratulations to the University of Southampton who have officially joined UKRN. We welcome aboard Dr Alison Knight as Institutional Lead for Southampton, along with Dr Christian Bokhove (@cbokhove) as Local Network Lead. Dr Alison Knight said, “I am looking...
University of Wolverhampton joins UKRN

University of Wolverhampton joins UKRN

Congratulations to the University of Wolverhampton who have officially joined UKRN. We welcome aboard Institutional Lead Professor Maria Uther, as well as two Local Network Leads, Dr Ian Lahart (@IMLahart) and Dr Samuel Westwood (@westwoodsam1). Click here to read...