Category Archives: funding

Digital Infrastructure Directions Reports

An effective digital infrastructure for UK FE/HE needs to enable researchers, teachers, learners, managers and support staff to accomplish a wide variety of things if it is to fulfil its purpose, and different approaches are required across this variety. The innovation activities of the Digital Infrastructure portfolio contribute to the rich vision of infrastructure for … Read more

The Squeezed Middle: Exploring the Future of Library Systems

Last week saw a two-day workshop, held at Warwick University, exploring the future of library systems.  I wanted to briefly highlight the format of the two days, and reflect on some of the outcomes from the event.  In particular, how the workshop has helped inform a new funding call that will be published in early … Read more

New Digital Infrastructure Grant Funding Call

JISC’s Digital Infrastructure innovation team is aiming to release a Grant Funding call at the end of this month. It’s aim is to fund work to enable the UK Further and Higher Education communities to improve the digital infrastructure in the areas of managing research data, library systems, disciplinary vocabularies, access and identity management, research … Read more

FAQ for JISC grant funding calls

There are a couple of grant funding calls out at the moment from the Digital Infrastructure team. These are in the areas of infrastructure for resource discovery and a combined call covering preservation, research information management and library infrastructure. This post summarises some questions and answers related to those calls. You’re welcome to post further … Read more