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Research Publications


Research Publications

Our research publications are searchable in our OpenAir Repository.

OpenAIR is the Robert Gordon University Open Access Institutional Repository. Operational since 2006, it contains the full text of high quality research publications produced by staff and research students at RGU.

The content includes:

  • Artefacts, designs and exhibitions
  • Books and book chapters
  • Conference papers
  • Journal articles
  • Reports
  • Research data
  • Theses

A full list of the types of content is available in the repository policy.

OpenAIR enables the University’s researchers to meet the Open Access requirements of funders and the REF, reinforced by the University’s own Open Access mandate

Research Magazine

The first issue showcases the university's strategic research investment and highlights how it will transform its research focus and activities.

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Further information


Published: Wednesday 05 May 2021

Researchers offer creative funding to bring Highland and Island heritage to life

Artists, crafters, musicians and writers in the Highlands and Islands are being invited to develop new work and products inspired by local stories as part of a collaborative project being managed by researchers from the University of the Highlands and Islands and Robert Gordon University Orkney.

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Published: Friday 30 April 2021

RGU academic awarded funding for animated web series

An RGU academic has been awarded funding for a research project which aims to explore issues surrounding young people’s development of digital literacy and resilience

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Published: Thursday 15 April 2021

Nursing through the COVID-19 pandemic

RGU has funded a research study to explore the experiences of nurses working in hospitals during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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