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  • Nurse scholars' knowledge and use of electronic theses and dissertations. 

    Goodfellow, Linda M.; Macduff, Colin; Leslie, Gavin; Copeland, Susan; Nolfi, David; Blackwood, Diana (Wiley http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1466-7657.2012.01008.x, 2012-12)
    GOODFELLOW, L. M., MACDUFF, C., LESLIE, G., COPELAND, S., NOLFI, D. and BLACKWOOD, D., 2012. Nurse scholars' knowledge and use of electronic theses and dissertations. International Nursing Review, 59 (4), pp. 511-518.
    Background:  Electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs) are a valuable resource for nurse scholars worldwide. ETDs and digital libraries offer the potential to radically change the nature and scope of the way in which ...
  • DART-Europe: Access to European research theses. 

    Copeland, Susan (Iaşi branch of the Library Association of Romania http://www.bcu-iasi.ro/biblos/volum.html, 2014)
    COPELAND, S., 2010-2011. DART-Europe: Access to European research theses. BIBLOS. Revistă a filialei ieşene a Asociaţiei Bibliotecarilor din România, 22-23, pp. 54-57.
    This article describes developments relating to the management and use of electronic theses and dissertations, with particular reference to the DART-Europe E-theses Portal. This Portal provides free access to a wide range ...
  • Electronic theses and dissertations: promoting 'hidden' research. 

    Copeland, Susan (Symposium Journals. http://dx.doi.org/10.2304/pfie.2008.6.1.87, 2008)
    COPELAND, S., 2008. Electronic theses and dissertations: promoting ‘hidden’ research. Policy Futures in Education, 6 (1), pp. 87-96
    Since the mid 1990s an increasing number of higher education institutions and organisations have been encouraging the production and submission of theses and dissertations in electronic format. Where access to electronic ...
  • The development and promotion of electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs) within the UK 

    Copeland, Susan; Penman, Andrew (Routledge 10.1080/13614570412331311978, 2004-05)
    COPELAND, S. and PENMAN, A., 2004. The development and promotion of electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs) within the UK. New Review of Information Networking, Volume 10 (1)pp. 19-32
    This paper considers recent ETD-related activity in the UK within the broader international context. It concentrates, in particular, on the work of the Electronic Theses project consortium that is led by The Robert Gordon ...
  • Electronic theses : the turning point 

    Copeland, Susan; Penman, Andrew; Milne, Richard (Emerald Group Publishing Limited http://www.emeraldinsight.com/10.1108/00330330510610546, 2005)
    COPELAND, S., PENMAN, A. and MILNE, R., 2005. Electronic theses : the turning point, Program: electronic library and information systems, 39 (3), pp185-197
    In 2002, the Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC) made funding available for a number of universities in the UK to undertake work relating to the development of theses in electronic format. Working in collaboration ...

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