Information Services incorporates the following divisions:

  • User Services
  • Library and University Collections
  • Applications
  • Learning, Teaching and Web
  • IT Infrastructure
  • EDINA and Data Library
  • The Digital Curation Centre
Each of these divisions provides key services and undertakes projects from time to time, which may produce datasets of interest to a broader community.

Collections in this community

Recent Submissions

  • Lothian Buses Full Fleet GPS Traces, January 2014 

    Reijsbergen, Daniel; European Commission
    This dataset has been collected and provided to us by Lothian Buses. It consists of Automatic Vehicle Location (AVL) data obtained using periodic GPS location measurements. Each data entry consists of a bus identifier, a ...
  • Archaeological Site Dataset for the Jazira Region of Syria 

    Mathys, Tony; Mathys, Tony
    This archaeological dataset complements 13 other datasets as part of a study that compared ancient settlement patterns with modern environmental conditions in the Jazira region of Syria. This study examined settlement ...
  • Preservation status of Knowledge Base+ packages 

    Davies, Steven
    An analysis of how well packages described in Jisc KB+ are preserved by archiving agencies, as measured by The Keepers Registry.
  • University of Edinburgh Telephone Survey 

    Adie, Chris (University of Edinburgh. Information Services, IT Infrastructure., 2014-03-06)
    Between 21 January and 10 February 2013, a survey was conducted regarding the University’s current usage of and future requirements for its telephone system. The survey was aimed at telephone system users, assumed to be ...
  • Output for Early Irish Law, Annals, and Computer Science 

    Yocum, Christopher (University of Edinburgh, Information Services, EDINA, 2012-12-13)
    The CSV file contains the output of the change making algorithm as stored in the source file. The header contains the titles of the various social classes as defined in Bretha Crólige. The information stored in the table ...
  • Wellcome Trust Gold OA fees - University of Edinburgh 2007-2012 

    Andrew, Theo (University of Edinburgh, 2012-11-14)
    This spreadsheet is a summary of Gold OA fees paid for by the Wellcome Trust under a block grant awarded to the University of Edinburgh between 2007-2012.
  • A survey of undergraduate technology use and attitudes 

    Macleod, Hamish; Paterson, Jessie (University of Edinburgh, 2012-02-27)
    An award from ELESIG (The Evaluation of Learners' Experience of eLearning Special Interest Group) provided an opportunity to continue the long and successful collection of information about how our students view ICT at the ...
  • Collaboration Tools Survey 

    Dewhurst, David (University of Edinburgh, Information Services, 2012-02-13)
    Report of the ITC short-life working group established to appraise the use of collaborative tools across the university in support of teaching and learning, research, and administration. The focus was on where, as a ...
  • OpenUrl router requests by date 

    Sferopoulos, Dimitrios; ; (Edina, University of Edinburgh, 2011-10-31)
    The data in this file was based on the OpenURL Router data available from http://openurl.ac.uk/doc/data/data.html. It was developed by EDINA as part of a JISC-funded project, more information on the project is available ...
  • Research computing consultation 

    Ekmekcioglu, Cuna (University of Edinburgh. Information Services, 2010-10-27)
    The aim of this consultation is to identify and analyse, from the perspective of the staff, the research computing support service requirements across the University, and to inform the development of IS services in the ...
  • QUANGO Watch - Survey of non-elected public bodies in Scotland, 1995 

    Brown, Alice; Atherton, Graham (COSLA); Edinburgh University Data Library; McCrone, David (University of Edinburgh.Institute of Governance (formerly Unit for the Study of Government in Scotland, 2009-10-15)
    Nearly 500 non-departmental public bodies in Scotland were surveyed in late 1995, having been identified from publications such as HMSO's 'Public Bodies' and 'Scottish Regions'. One organisation questionnaire was sent ...
  • Scottish Election Results 1997 - 2009 

    Hamilton, George (University of Edinburgh. EDINA and University Data Library, 2009-10-06)
    The dataset contains all national, European and by-election results for Holyrood and Westminter elections in Scotland since 1997. The results from each election are available in both CSV or XML format. For national ...
  • IRI-Scotland academic author survey 

    Andrew, Theo; Greig, Morag; Ashworth, Susan (2008-04-18)
    The IRI-Scotland project (http://www.iriscotland.lib.ed.ac.uk/) carried out a series of online questionnaires in 2006 to assess the attitudes towards open access and institutional repositories within the higher education ...
  • IRI-Scotland Technical Staff survey 

    Greig, Morag; Ashworth, Susan; Andrew, Theo (2008-04-18)
    The IRI-Scotland project (http://www.iriscotland.lib.ed.ac.uk/) carried out a series of online questionnaires in 2006 to assess the attitudes towards open access and institutional repositories within the higher education ...
  • IRI-Scotland senior management survey 

    Ashworth, Susan; Andrew, Theo; Greig, Morag (2008-04-18)
    The IRI-Scotland project (http://www.iriscotland.lib.ed.ac.uk/) carried out a series of online questionnaires in 2006 to assess the attitudes towards open access and institutional repositories within the higher education ...
  • StORe online questionnaire 

    Pryor, Graham (Edinburgh Research Archive, University of Edinburgh, 2008-01-29)
    This is an anonymised file containing the responses to the StORe online questionnaire