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ACCESS-VBA-DISCUSS  
This list has been retained 07/08/2015 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list– contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list A list to stimulate discussion and questions about the technical aspects of MS Access generally and Access with Visual Basic for Applications.

ADLIB-USERS  
A discussion list for Adlib software users in archives, libraries and museums to keep in touch with each other and to share ideas, tips and best practice

ADMIN-HEERA  
HEERA mailing list

ADS  
This list has been retained 07/08/2015 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list– contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list Academic Database User Group mailing list

AGRESSO-CRM  
To support and develop the use of Agresso CRM in FE and HE Institutions in the UK

AI4FM-INFO  
AI4FM is a project aimed at using AI techniques to learn from human users how to discharge Proof Obligations that arise in typical formal method applications. This list will keep people informed of progress.

AIM  
This list has been retained 08/02/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list – contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list promotes the AIM (Alice Interactive Mathematics) system. AIM is a web-based system designed to administer graded tests with mathematical content. This is a new and developing computer aided assessment package. There has already been considerable interest from many UK institutions and this list will be open anyone interested in using and developing this package.

ANTIVIRUS  
This discussion list is to facilitate the sharing of: problems, experiences and ideas surrounding Anti Virus issues.

AR-DISCUSS  
This list is used to make announcements from Jisc to the FE /HE community surrounding the use of Augmented Reality (AR) and its usefulness in education, and share information surrounding forthcoming events, training and workshops.

ARCHITECTURE-AND-INTERACTION  
Ubiquitous computing leads to a convergence between architectural design and HCI. HCI - Human-computer interaction research studies human behavior/cognitive events. HCI research methods are valuable for designing buildings that meet users needs. Architects skills are vital for designing interactive technologies in buildings.

ASTRENET  
This list has been retained 21/07/2016 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list- contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list is used by the ASTReNet.

ASTROSOFTWARE  
Intended for all administrators and end-users of astronomy and astronomy-related software. Request information on software problems, availability of software solutions, or provide info on software titles particularly useful to the academic community.

ATHENS  
The aim of this list is to disseminate information, promote discussion and encourage feedback on the OpenAthens access management system.

AVS-USERS  
Discussion list for users of Advanced Visualisation Systems (AVS) software. This includes Gsharp and the Uniras libraries as well as the visualisation tools AVS and AVS/Express. Although AVS may subscribe and contribute to the list it is not intended as a formal support mechanism.

AZARA-ANSIG  
This list has been retained 06/05/2015 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list The azara-ansig mailing list is used for the discussion of the software packages Azara and Ansig.

AZURE-MANAGERS  
This list is used to exchange information about issues relating to the governance, implementation and management of the Azure cloud compute platform in the United Kingdom Higher and Further Education community

BEATBOX-USERS  
The Beatbox Users mailing list.

BHCIG-MEMBERSHIP  
This list has been retained 29/05/2013 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list The British HCI group serves to promote the discipline of human computer interaction within the UK and Europe.

BLACKBOARD-MOBILE  
This list is used by the Blackboard Mobile user community to collaborate and share ideas, issues and information.

BLACKBOARD-USERGROUP  
A list to promote discussion amongst Blackboard/Courseinfo users in Universities, Colleges and Schools in the UK.

BLE-CLOUDSUPPORT  
A mailing list for the administrators of the Bloomsbury Media Cloud

BRISSKIT-ANNOUNCE  
Announcement list for BRISSKit project. Please see http://www.brisskit.le.ac.uk for details of national HEFCE/JISC funded project to provide mature open source biomedical research database applications over the Janet and secure NHS networks.

BTEC-IT-AND-COMPUTING  
Forum for use of teachers of BTEC IT and computing to gain support and guidance from peers across the country.

BUGS  
The BUGS software carries out Bayesian inference on complex statistical models using Markov chain Monte Carlo techniques. BUGS is freely available from the MRC Biostatistics Unit. This list is for users of BUGS to exchange information and worked examples.

BUSINESSOBJECTS  
This list has been retained 05/09/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list The BusinessObjects mailing list is used for the discussion of the use of BusinessObjects in Higher and Further Education.

CAD-IN-DESIGN  
The CAD-IN-DESIGN mailing list is used for the discussion of computer aided design in the product design workplace, with the mission of establishing how 'CAD' should be correctly employed in this specific workplace.

CALL-AT-COMMUNITY  
The aim of the List is to provide a community of information exchange and a discussion - a forum for teachers and learning support teachers (mainly in Scotland but not restricted to Scotland) who use Assistive Technology to support learners with additional support needs.

CCP-PETMR  
This list is for announcements and discussion related to the #Collaborative Computational Project on PET/MR imaging. PET: Positron Emission Tomography; MR: Magnetic Resonance

CCP-PETMR-DEVEL  
For discussions on software development for the CCP-PETMR project.

CCP-PETMR-USERS  
For users to discuss issues with the software packages developed within the CCP-PETMR project.

CCPBIOSIM  
CCP-BioSim is an inclusive wide-ranging project, bringing together researchers from all branches of 'molecule-oriented' biochemistry and biology. CCP-BioSim develops and provides training and tools to lower the barrier to non-experts becoming proficient and productive users of biomolecular simulation techniques. This list is intended to support all activities of the CCP-BioSim community.

CCPEM  
The Collaborative Computational Project for electron cryo-microscopy (CCP-EM) supports researchers and software developers in biological EM. This list is intended as a general support forum for the CCP-EM community. It is also the place for asking questions on CCP-EM software, provided by UK-based software developers.

CCPI-MEMBERS  
Mailing List for members of CCPi, an EPSRC funded Collaborative Computational Project in Tomographic Imaging.

CCPI-QUANTIFICATION  
Discussion list for the members of CCPi with a special interest in image quantification methods. CCPi is the EPSRC funded Collaborative Computation Project in Tomographic Imaging.

CCPI-RECONSTRUCTION  
Discussion list for the members of CCPi with a special interest in image reconstruction methods. CCPi is the EPSRC funded Collaborative Computation Project in Tomographic Imaging.

CCTBX-COMMIT  
Commit messages for the software repository at https://github.com/cctbx/cctbx-project

CELCAT  
Discussion group for users of the Celcat timetabling/room booking and attendance packages.

CERTIFICATE-SERVICE-ANNOUNCE  
A list for important service announcements. https://community.jisc.ac.uk/apps/certificate-service

CETIS-NEWS  
A list to keep up to date with Cetis news and comment, via the monthly Cetis newsletter.

CISCO  
This list has been retained 28/07/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list– contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list Discussion of Cisco Systems networking products - hints and tips; where to find things in the manual; features and bugs in the latest release; comparison with other products; etc.

COGNOSHEUG  
This list has been retained 12/05/2016. No one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list A communication forum for the members of the Cognos UK HE Usergroup.

COMP-FORTRAN-90  
This list covers all aspects of Fortran 90, 95, 2000 and various parallel Fortran dialects. The emphasis should be on the new features of Fortran 90. It welcomes contributions from people who write Fortran 90 applications, teach it in courses, want to port programs and use it on (super)computers.

COMPASS-STEERING-GROUP  
This list has been retained 14/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list– contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list is for Domain experts overseeing the COMPASS project.

COMPUTERSCIENCE-SUPPORTHEADS  
For use by heads/managers of computer support groups in computer science departments/schools to discuss policies, software, hardware, staffing.

CORDEX-INF  
This list will be used to coordinate work on the data archive infrastructure to support the CORDEX project.

DAWN  
This list is used to disseminate information between all members of the dawn collaboration on all aspects of the collaboration. It can also be used to contact members of the collaboration by other interested parties.

DAWN-DEV  
Mailing list for the Developers of the DAWN Science collaborative software. www.dawnsci.org

DEPTHMAP  
This list is for discussions of issues to do with the UCL Depthmap software developed by UCL. This software is now in use by over 1500 researchers, students and academics in over 70 countries. Topics include the trivial (how to use certain features) to questions about the direction of future developments, and the active involvement of other institutions.

DH-AT-DMU  
A list to facilitate discussion amongst members of the Faculty of Art, Design and Humanities at De Montfort University (staff and students) with an interest in Digital Humanities.

DIALS-COMMIT  
Commit messages for the software repository at https://github.com/dials/dials

DIALS-GENERAL  
A mailing list for general discussion related to the DIALS project.

DIGITALCOMICS  
This list facilitates the discussion of research and scholarly activity in the field of digital comic studies.

DIGRASCOT  
This list has been retained 30/07/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list A discussion list for the Scottish chapter of the Digital Games Research Association

DIRAC-PIS  
The DiRAC Project PI's list. This to facilitate communication between those awarded computing resources on the DiRAC HPC Systems and those who manage the DiRAC HPC Systems.

DLPOLY  
DL_POLY is a leading molecular dynamics code in UK developed at Daresbury Laboratory since 1992, with the first release in 1993. Currently at version 4.08 serves a large community of academic and industrial researchers. It is also a flagship code for ccp5 network.

DMF-L  
DMF (Data Migration Facility) service. Used to inform users of changes to the service.

DMPONLINE-DEV  
A list for technical discussion related to DMPonline to allow the wider developer community to share ideas and contribute to the code. DMPonline is an open source tool provided by the Digital Curation Centre for Data Management Planning.

DMPONLINE-USER-GROUP  
A list to enable the community to more easily feed into the development of DMPonline, the DCC's data management planning tool. This list will act as a place to share ideas for future development and to feedback on plans.

DP-FOI-TECH  
This list has been retained 29/07/2016 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list- contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list The introduction of the Data Protection Act 1998 and the Freedom of Information Act 2000 imposes a number of requirements for transparency and openness regarding information held by private and public organisations. The role of Information Technology is of paramount importance in order to improve compliance and minimise the consequences of both legal frameworks. Interest in the technological implications of Data Protection and Freedom of Information compliance is beginning to gain momentum. It is accepted that there is great potential to harness the technology effectively to provide real benefits in the way organisations deal with the information management challenges posed by the new legislation. This will be the first email list dedicated exclusively to technological issues regarding Data Protection and Freedom of Information compliance. The existing lists do not deal with such issues.

DSPACE  
A list to facilitate discussion between members of the DSpace UK & Ireland User group. DSpace is a repository software package adopted by more than a dozen UK & Irish HE institutions to support their Institutional Repository.

DW-BI-IN-HE  
This group is for those involved in the development of Data Warehouses and Business Intelligence interfaces within UK HE Institutions. It is intended to allow questions, discussions, trouble shooting and brainstorming and friendly support.

E-DOCUMENTMANAGEMENT  
Discusses topic of electronic document management (EDM), particularly in the context of reengineering higher education administrative business processes. This includes document imaging, OCR/ICR, intranets, knowledge management, and workflow. It also links to related JISC-funded activities.

E-DOCUMENTMANAGEMENT  
Discusses topic of electronic document management (EDM), particularly in the context of reengineering higher education administrative business processes. This includes document imaging, OCR/ICR, intranets, knowledge management, and workflow. It also links to related JISC-funded activities.

EINFRASTRUCTUREFORUM  
The UK e-Infrastructure Academic User Community Forum was created to maintain and grow the community of UK researchers who use computers of any shape or size in their research, regardless of discipline or domain. The purpose of the Forum mailing list is to give the e-infrastructure community regular updates on developments in the UK e-Infrastructure space and within the E-infrastructure Leadership Council, and to disseminate information about our bi-annual Forum meetings. These meetings provide a space for discussions about the community's future, and allow the community the opportunity to influence Government and help define e-infrastructure policy in the UK.

EIS-EMERALD-USERS-GROUP  
This list will be used for the dissemination of service information, training events, seminars and peer-to-peer advice related to the eIS Emerald GPU cluster system.

ELECTRONICTRANSCRIPTS  
Development in electronic transcripts,including technical development, best practice, links to other HE projects and any issues raised by the initiation of electronic transcripts.

ELF-DEVFORUM  
This list has been retained 22/07/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list– contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list The list is for participants in the CETIS/JISC ELF Developers Forum, aimed at people developing software aligned to the JISC e-Learning Framework.

EMIN-DATABASE-ANNOUNCE  
This list has been retained 21/04/2015 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list– contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list E-minerals database users list so that the Database Administrators can advise users of planned downtime.

ENDNOTE  
To share knowledge & expertise of EndNote, EndNote Web & Reference Manager among UK FE, HE & Research Council site licences. Also for Adept Scientific & Thomson Reuters to announce new releases, patches, user group events and beta testing of new versions.

ENVIROHEALTH-INFORMATICS  
Environmental Health Informatics announcement and discussion list. Providing a forum for the growing health and environmental research informatics community and range of stakeholders amd providers.

EPRINTSREF  
Discussion around the Eprints REF plugin

EQUIP-DEV  
This list has been retained 13/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list For announcements, questions and reponses related to the EQUIP data-sharing software platform from the Equator IRC, including releases, updates, usage, bugs and fixes.

ESC-CPOSS-SUPPORT  
This list has been retained 30/07/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list To be used by external institutions to report faults, problems and queries with CPOSS project software.

EXCEL-VB-DISCUSS  
This list has been retained 29/09/2015 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list– contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list A list to stimulate discussion about the technical aspects of the development of applications using Excel Visual Basic for Applications.

FACILITY-CMIS-USERS  
This list is intended for users of the Facility CMIS timetabling software package to discuss issues surrounding the implementation and use of the software.

FACS  
The list is the main dissemination mechanism for the British Computer Society FACS Specialist Group on Formal Aspects of Computing Science. The list is for use by BCS-FACS members only.

FACS-EVENTS  
Announcements of BCS-FACS (Formal Aspects of Computing Science) events

FEDORA-UKI  
This list is for UK & Irish users of the Fedora digital repository software. The UK and Ireland User Group holds occasional meetings etc and the list is primarily intended to support domestic arrangements, not technical queries.

FINESTRUCTURE-ANNOUNCE  
This list is for announcements regarding new releases and important papers regarding fineSTRUCTURE and ChromoPainter software packages.

FINESTRUCTURE-DISCUSS  
This list is for discussion, help, bugfix announcements and notifying of related papers regarding fineSTRUCTURE and ChromoPainter software packages.

FIREWALL-ADMIN  
This list has been retained 01/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list The firewall-admin list is intended to be used by systems administrators in UK academia wishing to deploy a new firewall or manage an existing system. Keywords: firewall, filter, block, security.

FISH-TECHNICAL  
This group acts as an advisory panel to the Forum on Information Standards in Heritage, providing expertise in the implications for system development of emerging information standards.

FMNET  
This list was originally set up for discussion concerning a proposed European Network of Excellence in the area of formal methods led by London South Bank University, UK. Now it is available for general messages relating to formal methods. Anyone with an interest in formal methods may join.

FORCINEL  
This list is to provide user support, announcements, and feedback relating to the FORCinel software package: a free set of analysis tools for the rock magnetism community for the processing of first order reversal curve FORC diagams.

FSD-PROJECTS  
This list has been retained 05/08/2016 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list – contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list To allow for open communication between the FSD projects

GASCHEDULING  
This list is for the discussion of the use of Genetic Algorithms in Production Scheduling Problems.

GDSUK  
This list is to distribute useful information and best practice amongst those working with or on Grids based storage systems, in particular SRB and iRODS but not exclusively restricted to these.

GEOCRIMEDATA  
This list has been retained 08/05/2015. No one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list Discussion list for users and developers of the JISC-funded GeoCrimeData project.

GIPSY-OASIS  
This list will stimulate research in many areas of GPS research. It will promote and aid discussion for all Global Positioning System (GPS) users of JPL's GIPSY-OASIS II software suite. Focus will be on problems, developments,strategies and applications. All levels of user welcome.

GRIDPP-USERS  
Discussion list for users of the PPARC GridPP Project

GRIDPP3D-DATABASE-ANNOUNCE  
GridPP 3D database users list so that the Database Administrators can advise users of planned downtime.

GRIDSITE-ANNOUNCE  
This list has been retained 01/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list For announcements about the GridSite website management system. See http://www.gridsite.org/ for more information.

GRIDSITE-DISCUSS  
For discussion of the GridSite website management system. See http://www.gridsite.org/ for more information.

HANDE-USER  
This is a list for HANDE QMC software users. Its main purposes are to allow users to ask questions about the software, and allow the developers to send important information about updates.

HANDHELD  
A discussion list for the use of smartphones and tablets in UK teaching and research, across FE/HE institutions.

HEACADEMY-ICS-DATABASES  
This list has been retained 28/04/2016. No one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list A list to support discussions relating to teaching, learning and assessment in databases.

HEALTEX  
Healtex is a UK-wide multi-disciplinary research network established to build a strong, collaborative and sustainable UK community in healthcare text analytics by bringing together partners from academia, industry, healthcare services and policy makers, with collaborative links internationally, and integrate it into the growing health informatics community.

HEWIT-IG  
Mailing list for members of technical staff providing IT Infrastructure Services at Welsh Higher Education institutions that are members of the HEWIT group.

HPC-TECHFORUM  
Technical Forum List for the ARCHER National HPC Service. Aims to allow ARCHER Users, Service Providers, and other interested partners discuss technical issues around using HPC in the UK. Will not be used for general announcements, only for technical discussion and details of ARCHER Technical Forum Meetings.

HPFELD-INTERNAL  
Mailing list to support work STFC is doing to support the HPFELD (Hosted Processing Facility for the Exploitation of Large Datasets) project.

IBOOKS  
This is a discussion and information list for users and/or creators of Apple iBooks in education. We cover textbooks, course delivery, iBooks Author and the use of multi-touch books to enhance teaching and learning.

IDENTITY-MANAGEMENT  
Community group for technical vendor-neutral discussion on Identity and Access Management in an HE context. <HTML> <p>Community group for technical vendor-neutral discussion on Identity and Access Management in an HE context.</p> <p>Other lists that may be of interest:</p> <ul> <li>MICROSOFT-IDENTITY for issues specific to the Microsoft IAM stack</li> </ul> <p>Please let me know if there are more useful lists to go here.</p> </HTML>

INFOLAWPOLICY  
Information law and policy research and practice: discussion and announcements. This list communicates and support the work of scholars and practitioners specialising in information law and policy, including legal topics such as data protection, freedom of information, defamation, intellectual property and misuse of private information. Broader themes of interest include access to information and digital information sharing and communication. This mailing list is unmoderated and content reflects the views of those who post to the list and not of any organisation. The archives are available to view online by registered members of the list. Any messages posted to the list are subject to the JISCMail acceptable use policy, which states that users should avoid engaging in unreasonable behaviour, or disrupting the general flow of discussion on a list.

IPV6-USERS  
The ipv6-users list is for anyone primarily in UK academia interested in deploying or using IPv6, the Next Generation Internet Protocol, on their hosts or networks in the UK. Keywords: IPng, IPv6

IPV6-USERS  
The ipv6-users list is for anyone primarily in UK academia interested in deploying or using IPv6, the Next Generation Internet Protocol, on their hosts or networks in the UK. Keywords: IPng, IPv6

JAFER-DEV  
The Jafer-dev mailing list is used for the discussion and distribution of JAFER technical issues.

JAFER-NEWS  
This list has been retained 04/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list Java Access For Electronic Resources (JAFER) news and announcements

JAFER-USER  
The jafer-user mailing list is used as a general discussion forum for JAFER members.

JISC-METADATA  
Discussion forum for project members working with metadata (descriptive, structural or preservation) and associated standards. Appropriate topics include, but are not limited to: metadata production, procedures, tools and programming, evaluation et cetera. <HTML> Discussion forum for project members working with metadata (descriptive, structural or preservation) and associated standards. Appropriate topics include, but are not limited to: metadata production, procedures, tools and programming, evaluation et cetera. </HTML>

JISC-REPOSITORY-ACCESS  
This list has been retained 10/08/2015. No one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list is intended for discussion of access management in document repository installations, with special emphasis on the UK higher education sector. While many repositories have open access policies, few permit open submission of documents and fewer still permit open management of the repository itself. It is common for repositories to have a mixture of open and restricted content such as embargoed items, or works in progress deposited for reference by particular groups. Wherever there is any policy other than completely open access, deposit and management, access management is required. Topics for discussion on the list include both policy and technical issues relating to the application of access management to repository installations.

JISCHTML5  
This list has been retained 10/08/2015. No one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This mailing list has been set up to support the development of HTML5 case studies which have been funded by the JISC.

KITCATALOGUE  
This list is used by the Kit-Catalogue project to communicate with its community of users, contributors and developers around the UK.

LBS-UK  
This list has been retained 04/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This is a forum meant to share and generate research interests in Location Based Services and Mobile GIS

LEARNWISE-USERS  
This list has been retained 04/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list is used to promote discussion and sharing of best practice for Learnwise users across the UK.

LECTURE-CAPTURE  
A list for the discussion of lecture capture and its use in UK higher education. This list is for any lecture capture platform / technology.

LIE-DETECTION  
This list has been retained 04/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list Techniques for detecting lies and visual clues of deception. Experimental psychology, artificial intelligence and NLP. Tracking limb and eye movements.

LIGANDS  
This is a CCP4-related list. However, the readership is restricted to those interested in the development of new software for the generation and manipulation of molecular descriptions (of ligands, typically bound to proteins).

LINUX-UK-HELP  
This list has been retained 09/08/2016 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list- contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list A helpline for Linux users. No question is too basic. Discussions about Linux should be taken to the linux-uk-discuss list. Membership of the list should be very UK biased so that help is coming from a local source with knowlege of the UK situation.

LIS-OSS  
An unrestricted list to facilitate the discussion, comparison, adoption and development of open source software solutions for libraries, whether full Library Management Systems or smaller components.

LIS-TALIS-ASPIRE  
A discussion list for current customers of the Talis Aspire Resource List application

LIS-TALISLIST  
This list is used by users of the TalisList ReadingList software for the exchange of experience and information on how lists are set up and managed in academic libraries.

LNDLS  
This list has been retained 07/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list To discuss issues relating to the use within UK HE of Lotus Notes, Domino and LearningSpace.

LT-WM  
The purpose of this email list is to create and promote a community focusing on emerging technologies and their innovate use, where examples of good practise and experiences can be shared, and discussed.

M25-ECHO360  
To discuss issues and best practice relating to the use of the Echo 360 lecture recording system (see http://www.Echo360.com) in HEIs within the London M25 area.

MAPPING-CYBERSPACE  
Discussion of the techniques for mapping and visualising Internet infrastructure, traffic flows, user demographics, web information structures and online social interaction. Also consideration of the wider issues of usability, asethetics, and meaning of the maps.

MICE-CDB  
This list is for the discussion of the functionality of the MICE CDB. It is intended for anyone who wishes to store data or retrieve data from the CDB.

MINDMECHANISMS  
This list has been retained 01/06/2012 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list For the discussion of mechanisms of mind both natural and artificial. No notices for symposia etc., nor postings of religious nature. Even some apparently relevant topics such as free will are discouraged for the good of the list's prosperity, yet related topics eg evolution ok.

MIRROR-USERS  
This list has been retained 07/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list The UK Mirror Service offers a vast collection of freely available electronic items of interest to academia. This open list is a discussion/feedback forum for users. The service's news bulletin "The Looking Glass" is posted here as well as other important service announcements.

MOBILE-SIG  
A forum for discussion of all aspects of mobile computing, including mobile websites, mobile application development and increasing access to services from mobile devices.

MODELTEST  
This list has been retained 07/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list A mailing list to help prepare the modeltest fp7 project proposal

MONTE-CARLO  
This list has been retained 25/04/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list provides a general discussion forum for users and developers of Monte Carlo codes. It is also a means of announcing meetings and training courses which may be of interest to the UK Monte Carlo community.

MOODLE-TECH-USERS-LONDON  
The Moodle Users Group for Greater London technical group (MUGGLx) is an extension to MUGGL for those who want to share the maintenance and development of plugins and system administration advice.

MOODLE-TECHNICAL-UK  
A national list for Moodle users to ask questions, share ideas and experiences relating to the technical aspects of the installing, the maintaining and the administration of Moodle.

MOODLE-UK  
A national list for UK Moodle users to ask questions, and share ideas and experiences related to the use of Moodle to support teaching & learning. Discussions that promote ideas, activities and suggestions connected with using Moodle to add value to the learner experience are strongly encouraged. There are now 600+ subscribers on this popular list, with a large userbase and an increasing interest in Moodle there is bound to be a large amount of traffic. To switch to getting just one or two emails a day summarising these messages I would highly recommend using the DIGEST function. Please login at JISCMAIL.ac.uk then select Subsribers corner > click on Settings next to Moodle-UK > then select Subscription type as Digest If you use the list to share event, training or possible employment opportunities please do so in a subtle, concise and appropriate way. This can often be best achieved with a brief description and a short link. The advertising of commercial services is strictly prohibited. If in doubt please contact the List Owner - please see: (1) http://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/policyandsecurity/acceptableuse.html#4 (2) http://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/policyandsecurity/etiquette.html Happy Moodling! Jim Judges JISCMail Moodle-UK List Manager

MOODLE-WM  
This list has been retained 26/02/2016 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list is for users of Moodle (Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment) in the West Midlands

MOONSHOT-DEV  
A list for discussion of development of the Moonshot software.

MRC-DATA-MANAGERS  
Forum for the Medical Research Council funded data managers, working both for MRC units as well as in universities.

MRI3DX  
mri3dX is a freeware program for visualisation of 3D structural/functional MRI. It was written by Dr Krish Singh and has over 100 registered users in the UK and worldwide. It is especially useful for visualising SPM output. This mailing list is intended for discussion and help on the use of mri3dX.

MRICRO  
MRIcro is a free program for viewing and converting medical images. This list is designed to help users exchange tips and solutions.

MRP-IMAGING  
For discussion of issues in image analysis research funded by RESAS

NAIS-HARDWARE  
NAIS Hardware Procurement Subgroup

NESY  
Neural-Symbolic Learning and Reasoning Association

NGS-USERS  
This list has been retained 14/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list

NISCHR-REDA  
This mailing list is for the purpose of group communication between members of the NISCHR ReDA user group.

NMWG  
The Numerical Modelling Working Group consists of the numerical modelling support team at the British Atmospheric Data Centre and the NCAS Computational Modelling Support team based at the University of Reading

OPASUSERS  
For users of OPAS/eOPAS to share knowledge and experience in use of the software and to provide coherent feedback to the software developer to help meet the needs and expectations of occupational health services in the higher education sector.

ORACUL  
The list is to support Users of the Optimal Retrieval of Aerosols and Clouds (ORAC) algorithm. This is a community code that is used in the UK & Europe.

OSSWATCH-ANNOUNCE  
OSS Watch provides unbiased advice and guidance on the use, development, and licensing of free software, open source software, and open source hardware.

OXSTATGEN  
The OXSTATGEN list exists to support users of programs developed in Oxford for carrying out statistical analysis of genetic data. Programs currently supported are IMPUTE, SHAPEIT, SNPTEST, MVNCALL, MULTIMIX, GENECLUSTER, HAPGEN, GTOOL, META, QCTOOL and CHIAMO.

PADZAHR  
Padzahr is a social enterprise. We want to democratise data, giving communities, organisations and individuals a platform from which to make decisions and influence policy. Big data has long been the domain of multinational companies and governments. With all the knowledge comes all the power. Affecting change is a challenge without hard facts to back up arguments. Our aim is to level the playing field

PANOPTO  
This list is for the users and potential users of the Panopto lecture capture system. The aim is to share ideas and experiences that relate to Panopto.

PERMIS-DEV  
This list is for software developers that use PERMIS to make authorisation decisions for their applications.

PERMIS-USERS  
This list is for users of the PERMIS infrastructure and for administrators seeking help with installing and properly configuring PERMIS for use with their integrated application e.g. Shibboleth or GT4

PETAL  
This list has been retained 07/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list The list is used for project communications and management of a JISC-funded e-learning tools development project.

PROCOS  
Announcements concerning Provably Correct Systems ('ProCoS'), including conferences and other meetings, books and publications in general, jobs and studentships, etc.

PRONTO-USERS  
This list is for users of the PRoNTo toolbox to exchange information on usage, request help, or suggest modifications.

PROTOHASH  
System development for sharing of MRI protocols and sequences between institutions.

QLEXAMSUSERGROUP  
A UK-wide user group for the Unit 4 QL Exams Module in the Further Education community.

READING-LIST-SOLUTIONS  
A list for users and software developers of reading list solutions (commercial and open source software, or other approaches) in academic institutions to discuss issues around their implementation, use, development and interoperability with other systems.

SAFECOM  
This list is used by institutions that are using (or investigating) Safecom to provide a pull-print infrastructure.

SAP-UK-HERUG  
The SAP UK HERUG is an independent user group. The list supports the activities of the group which are designed to assist UK HE institutions in their use of the system.

SCARF-ANNOUNCE  
SCARF cluster announcements

SCARF-USERS  
SCARF user discussion list

SCOT-BUG  
This list is open to Blackboard users in further and higher education institutions, especially those from Scotland and Northern Ireland.

SEMTECH  
This list is used by the JISC Semantic Technologies Working Group for communications. It refers to the use of semantic technologies in Learning, Teaching, Research and Administration.

SLASHGRID-DISCUSS  
This list has been retained 08/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list Discussion of the SlashGrid framework for writing Grid aware filesystems, and associated plugins. For more information see http://www.gridsite.org/

SOCIOTECH  
The list is to discuss the use of SocioTechnical approaches to Information Systems Development It is promoted by the Socio-Technical Group of BCS. Its aim is to help managers and technologists understand, design for and manage the organizational factors which surround ICTs

SOFTWARE-DEVELOPMENT  
This list is intended for those in education support that develop in house software. ideally this list will be used to discuss and share ideas relating to education support software, such as student record systems or virtual learning environments.

SPACESYNTAX-TOOLKIT  
Mailing list for users and developers of the Space Syntax Toolkit for QGIS, to ask questions, discuss the use and applications, and make suggestions.

SR-AUTOMATE  
This list is to increase collaboration - nationally and internationally - in the development of technologies and methods for automation in systematic reviews. The International Collaboration for Automation in Systematic Reviews moderates this open list.

SRB-BBSRC-DATABASE-ANNOUNCE  
This list has been retained 23/04/2015 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list SRB BBSRC database users list so that the Database Administrators can advise users of planned downtime

SRB-DEPT-DATABASE-ANNOUNCE  
This list has been retained 23/04/2015 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list Notification of SRB downtime for CSE, SRD and CLF

SRM-FOR-SRB  
This list has been retained 29/11/2013 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list Developers interested in developing an SRM (Storage resource management) interface for SRB (storage resource broker), and related issues of SRB-other Grid interoperation.

SRS  
This is an inter University group who are currently reviewing their student record system.

STARDEV  
This list will contain discussions about development of Starlink software.

STARLINK  
Starlink Software User Support: Starlink's main objectives are to provide and coordinate leading edge interactive data reduction and analysis tools for use in research by UK Astronomy,STP and Solar scientists.

STREAMING  
There is growing interest in using streaming technology for delivering video, audio and synchronised multimedia presentations in learning, teaching and research. This list is for members of the UK HE community with input from other education sectors.

STUCONOS  
The mailing list is served for StuConOS student conference. The StuConOS conference is aimed at current undergraduate and master students in the UK. The conference will give students a chance to submit their work and to have this reviewed by a programme committee of experts. We interpret the word "optimisation" in its very broad sense: anything that improves (in any way) software or the process of making it. It will give students an initial taste of research work and a chance to publish and discuss their ideas with experts. The programme committee will review the submissions and decide on those to be accepted and the prizes to be awarded. All authors will receive feedback on their work and those accepted for the conference will be published in a printed proceedings & online available and presented(by one of the authors) at the conference.

STUDENT-LIVE-CLIENT-WORK  
This list is for those interested in live client work with students doing software development at UK higher education institutions. This is to facilitate communication between members and provide points for discussion.

SWORD  
The Software Ontology for Resource Description (SWORD) project is a short, six month, project to start the development of a software ontology. This will enable descriptions to be made of software artefacts used in the creation, management and analysis of data. Such descriptions are an important part of digital preservation as knowing what software have been used with data enables quality assurance, re-creation, repetition and judgments to be made about the data in hand.

TB-SUPPORT  
Support for administrators of sites participating in GridPP Testbeds.

TEACHING-SECURITY  
This list is used to discuss issues relating to the teaching of computer and information security in UK higher education institutions.

THIN-CLIENT  
This list has been retained 01/05/2015 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list To discuss all aspects of implementing Thin Client technologies in an Educational environment. Such technologies include (but not limited to) Windows Terminal Services, Sun Secure Global Desktop, and Citrix. Software licensing issues in relation Thin Client deploymemt can also be discussed.

TIREETECHWAVE  
A hands-on making and meeting event exploring the edges of technology on the wild edge of Scotland. It enables attendees to have a 'technological retreat', away from the pressures of their host institution, and also engage with the technology and design challenges of an isolated community.

TOIA_X4L  
This list has been retained 22/07/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list TOIA (Technologies for Online Interoperable Assessment)is funded by JISC to develop and promote a sophisticated assessment management system. The system is being developed in collaboration with Excelsoft and is freely available for further and higher education institutions in the UK.

TOPCAT-USER  
Discussion list for users of the TOPCAT, STILTS and STIL software. Users, potential users, developers and other interested parties are encouraged to use this to post questions, answers, bug reports, feature requests, comments, tips, experiences etc related to the software

TRACTOR  
This list is for announcements and discussions relating to the TractoR software package for magnetic resonance imaging and tractography.

TRAINING-MARKETPLACE-UPDATES  
Automated mails will be sent to users when a gadget is updated so that they can re-download the relevant gadget to obtain the updates

TRUSTCOM-AL2  
This mailing list is for participants in the TrustCoM project who are working on or have a strong interest in Action Line 2 (Software and Systems Engineering). This is a sub-list of trustcom-prop

TRUSTCOM-AL3  
The purpose of the list is to exchange information among the participants in AL3 from TrustCom Project Sub-list of TRUSTCOM-PROP

TRUSTCOM-WP20  
This mailing list will be used for information exchange and work coordination within WP20 VO Management Modelling, of the EU FP6 Project TrustCoM - IST 01945

TRUSTCOM-WP21  
This mailing list will be used for information exchange and work coordination within WP21 BP Enactment and Orchestration Modelling, of the EU FP6 Project TrustCoM - IST 01945

TRUSTCOM-WP25  
TrustCom project mailing list, work package 25, EN/VO Infrastructure Modelling

TRUSTCOM-WP29  
TrustCoM project, Work Package 29, BP Enactment and Orchestration Implementation

TSM-USERS  
The list supports the econometrics package Time Series Modelling, to disseminate news about new releases, ask and answer questions and share code and information.

UBUNTU-USERS  
This mailing group is for Ubuntu users to discuss their experiences, share best practice and promote its reuse.

UCISA-IG  
The Infrastructure Group (UCISA-IG) is the focal point within UCISA for activities related to Operating systems; File storage and data management; Directories and directory services; Authentication and authorisation systems; GLOBUS and grid related technologies; System monitoring and management tools Web Servers and web content management systems.

UK-CHINA-VIS  
This list is to support the discussion and collaboration between the UK and China data visualisation research community.

UK-CONDOR  
This list is primarily for Condor administrators, or people considering Condor deployments, within the UK academic and e-science communities.

UK-NEXTSTEP-USERS  
Discussion list for users of NeXT and NeXT-derived technologies. This includes the use and maintenance of NeXT hardware; use and administration of NeXT Unix-based operating systems--NEXTSTEP and OPENSTEP--on NeXT or other hardware (ie. PC, Sparc, HP); migration to and use of NeXT-derived operating systems owned by Apple (ie. Darwin and MacOS X), and also the use and development of GNUstep; programming and software development for xSTEP, Darwin, MacOS X (Unix and Cocoa, but NOT Carbon or Classic), WebObjects and GNUstep. The list is intended primarily to provide a forum for UK users of these technologies (both academic and otherwise), but those from outside the UK (especially in Europe) are also encouraged to participate. Because of its origins in the NeXT-using community, the list is NOT intended to act as a forum for users of existing Apple systems wishing to migrate to OS X, as such users will be better served within existing Apple Mac fora. However, some Mac developers (especially those with Unix experience) may find the discussion of the Unix and Cocoa systems in OS X of interest. Additionally, non-NeXT Unix (including Linux and xBSD) users and developers wishing to investigate OS X may find the list to be a useful forum.

UKPETPHYSICS  
Established in 1996, the aims of the UK PET Physics Group (previously the UK PET SIG) are to share common experience and where practical to co-ordinate efforts in areas of mutual interest amongst the participating institutions

ULN-FE  
This list has been retained 15/03/2016 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list– contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list is intended to support the implementation and potential uses of the Unique Learner Number in Further Education. The list will provide a way for colleges to communicate concerns, ideas and new uses for the ULN.

VIPSIP  
Discussion on the VIPS/ip image processing software.

VIRTUAL-METHODS  
This list exists to promote the discussion of methodological problems and innovations associated with research into computer-mediated communication

VIRTUAL-METHODS  
This list exists to promote the discussion of methodological problems and innovations associated with research into computer-mediated communication

VISUALISATION-TOOLS  
This list provides a forum for social scientists to discuss the use of visualisation tools - the graphics facilities of a range of computer software - in their teaching & research.

VOICERECOGNITION  
The unique use of Voice Recognition in Radiology would hugely benefit from a community of practice from which users and system admin can share discussions

WIDGET-WORKING-GROUP-MAIL-LIST  
This list has been retained 29/09/2015 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list– contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list is for members of the widget working group to communicate, share ideas etc.

WMATRIX  
This list is intended to support users who are using corpus based methods in the humanities, social science and computer science disciplines, in particular corpus linguistics, conceptual history and natural language processing, via the Wmatrix toolkit.

WORDPRESS  
This group is for those keen to explore the full potential of the content management / blogging platform Wordpress in educational and research contexts

XBAM  
This list has been retained 04/09/2015 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list – contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list List for users and deployers of the XBAM fMRI analysis software developed at the Institute of Psychiatry in London to inform about software updates and to solve user problems

YH-MOODLE-USER-GROUP  
To discuss issues around the installation and use of Moodle as a VLRE

YH-SHAREPOINT  
This list has been retained 15/03/2016 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list– contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list Sharepoint is increasingly being considered as a tool to use in Education. This list is for Yorkshire and Humberside Learning Providers to discuss issues