27 February 2007

Demonstration of the hosting repository and search service for the Directorship of the Scottish Library and Information Council in Hamilton.

16 February 2007

Submission of 2nd JISC project progress report.

12 February 2007

Code handover meeting at the NLS (Lawnmarket building)

23-26 January 2007

Poster Presentation at the 2nd International Conference on Open Repositories, San Antonio, Texas.

17 January 2007

4th Project Board meeting, held at the main National Library of Scotland Building in George IV Bridge


12 December 2006

Demonstration of the nearly complete hosting repository and deposit workflow mechanism for the Director of the National Library of Scotland (John MacColl, Eric Jutrzenka, and Philip Hunter).

21st November 2006

IRIScotland presentation and demo for SCURL Plenary meeting at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Dance, Glasgow (John MacColl, Eric Jutrzenka, and Philip Hunter)

3rd November 2006

3rd Project Management Group meeting

20th October 2006

IRIScotland and the Repository Landscape – presentation given at the Open Scholarship Conference, University of Glasgow (Philip Hunter)

3rd October 2006

PROSPERO/IRIScotland interface discussion, University of Edinburgh (Philip Hunter & Ian Stuart)

September 2006

IRIScotland in ‘Repository News’-  University of Edinburgh Magazine BITS

28th June 2006

Presentation at the EThOS project workshop day, University of Glasgow (Morag Greig)

29th June 2006

IRIScotland 3rd Project Board Meeting, University of Edinburgh. Demo of the pilot hosting repository and the search service

5th June 2006

1st meeting of the ePrints AP Working Group, King’s Fund, Cavendish Square, London (Philip Hunter)

29th May 2006

Project deputy-Director John MacColl activates random number generator to choose 3 winners of the IRIScotland survey prize draw.

25 May 2006

IRIScotland described as a  'visionary Scottish research bank' in Discover
, issue 1, spring 2006.

22nd May 2006

IRIScotland presentation at JISC Repositories meeting at WWW2006, Edinburgh Conference Centre (Philip Hunter)

17th May 2006

Participated in the DCC (Digital Curation Centre) Associates Network meeting, held at the National eScience Centre in Edinburgh (Philip Hunter)

5th May 2006

1st meeting on IRIScotland survey results

2nd May 2006

Project members invited to join the ePrints UK Application Profile Working Group and Feedback Groups

28th April 2006

PROSPERO/IRIScotland meeting (EUL)

20 April 2006

Interim survey results on wiki

7th April 2006

IRIScotland presentation for SCURL seminar at the NLS in Edinburgh (Philip Hunter)

22nd March 2006

1st IRIScotland Project Management Group meeting

9 March 2006

IRIScotland wiki established

27 & 28 March 2006

JISC-DRP meeting (Warwick Hilton)

21 March 2006

14:00 Meeting with Cambridge Scientific Abstracts/PerX (Heriot Watt)

16th March 2006

Launch of IRIScotland Survey (16 March-15 April)

14th March 2006

First meeting for the evaluative strand (at University of Stirling) (Shirley Millar, Carolyn Rowlinson, Peter Kemp & Philip Hunter)

08 February 2006

IRIScotland Server arrives at NLS

31st January 2006

Second Project Board Meeting (at EUL)


23rd December 2005

Project Plan v1.1

19th December 2005

Website uploaded

22nd November 2005

Writing Use Cases (DRP workshop, Bath)

31 October 2005

First Project Board Meeting (at EUL)

1st October 2005

Project moves into DLD office, EUL

1st September 2005

Project Officer installed at NLS



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