OpenAIR@RGU – monthly update (no.36 – December 2019)

Welcome to the latest update on RGU’s open access institutional repository, OpenAIR. If you have any suggestions for things that you would like to see in these monthly updates, or if you have any questions about the repository service, please get in touch with the Publications Team.


We are currently offering one-to-one sessions for researchers on how to capture outputs on Worktribe. If you are interested in having one of these sessions and have not yet heard from us, please e-mail the team to arrange an appointment.


OpenAIR currently contains 3551 outputs. Some examples of recent additions to the repository include the following:

  • = PAVLOVA, A.V., SAUNDERS, F.R., MUTHURI, S.G., GREGORY, J.S., BARR, R.J., MARTIN, K.R., HARDY, R.J., COOPER, R., ADAMS, J.E., KUH, D. and ASPDEN, R.M. 2017. Statistical shape modelling of hip and lumbar spine morphology and their relationship in the MRC National Survey of Health and Development. Journal of Anatomy [online], 231(2), pages 248-259. Available from:

Each School is currently linked to the following number of outputs on OpenAIR:

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Aberdeen Business School – 551
Gray’s School of Art – 241
Law School – 158
School of Applied Social Studies – 132
School of Computing and Digital Media – 463
School of Creative and Cultural Business – 439
School of Engineering – 508
School of Health Sciences – 159
School of Nursing and Midwifery – 235
School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences – 540
Scott Sutherland School of Architecture and Built Environment – 249
Other departments – 20


In December, there were a total of 2348 downloads from OpenAIR. The most-downloaded items were:

The above data were gathered on 06.01.2020.

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