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Bibliographic Services & Datasets

ADS-DEP  
This is a list to allow the Archaeology Data Service (mandated AHRC Digital Archive for Archaeology) at the Department of Archaeology, University of York to contact their depositors only, rather than all users - c.80% UK HE

AHDS-ALL  
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 List for disseminating news about the Arts and Humanities Data Service, focusing on collection and preservation in electronic resources for history, visual arts, performing arts, archaeology and textual studies and on promoting good standards in creation and use of electronic data

AHDS-PERFORMINGARTS  
Discussion and news list for AHDS Performing Arts, covering digital data resources for research in music, film, video, theatre, broadcasting arts, performance art and dance.

ARCHIVES-HUB-USERS  
This list is used to disseminate information about the Archives Hub service to its user community

ATOMUSERSGROUP  
AToM Open Source Archival Description software created by ICA and Artefactal the acronym stands for Access to Memory. A discussion forum for AToM users and potential users to facilitate use and development and to jointly engage with the development company Artefactual, the ICA (International Council on Archives)and other interested bodies

BEDERNGROUP  
This is for communication between members of the 'Bedern Group' concerned with harmonising practice and exchange between UK cultural heritage focused digital archives.

CATALOGUING-WALES  
A list to discuss and share information, resources and training opportunities for library staff who catalogue or use metadata and who are based in Wales.

CIG-E-FORUM  
The purpose of this list is to provide a forum for discussions on topics of relevance to cataloguing, classification, indexing, knowledge organisation, metadata, etc. enabling an exchange of experience and perspectives. This list can also be used to promote relevant events, publications, job vacancies and services.

COLLECTION-DESCRIPTION  
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 The collection-description mailing list was used to exchange information related to the description of collections of resources. The list supported the work of the UK Collection Description Focus in developing consensus in order to ensure consistency and compatibility of approaches across projects and domains. The list was active from 2001 to 2006.

COLLECTIONS-ANNOUNCE-ALL  
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 JISC Collections Team Announcements Lists

COLLECTIONS-NEWS  
This list has been retained 12/08/2014 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 super list, which includes the following sub-lists: JISCECOLLECTIONS

COMMUNITYCCM  
This list is intended to enable librarians, collection managers and others in resource provision to researchers within HE and in institutions holding collections of interest to HE to come together as a community, in order to learn about Copac Collection Management project progress, share best practice, and deply and test the incipient service.

CRIME-JUSTICE-STATS  
'Crim-Bcs-Users' is a discussion list for those intending to use the Crime Survey of England and Wales (CSEW, formerly the BCS), Police Recorded Crime data and other criminal justice statistics statistics. It also serves as a forum to support the work of the Criminal Justice Statistics Network, a user group that operates under the auspices of the British Society of Criminology (it is the successor to the previous Crime and Criminal Justice Statistics User Group). The network has also been co-opted to the Royal Statistical Society's Statistics User Forum.

CULTURAL-HERITAGE-DATASETS  
A public list for institutions, individuals to discuss cultural heritage datasets released by Cultural Heritage organisations such as Galleries, Libraries, Archives, Museums and Archives primarily in the UK but also anywhere in the world.

D2D  
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 The list is for discussion between members of the project team for the Discovery to Delivery JISC funded project.

DATA-PUBLICATION  
This list is used to make announcements and promote discussion to Higher Education and the international research community about research data publication. Topics include technical and scientific peer review, trusted repository accreditation and the challenges for researchers, institutions, funders and publishers.

DSTTLONDON  
DSTTLondon is the mailing list of the Digital Scholarship Think Tank of the University of London

ECRYSTALS-CORE  
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 List used by eCrystals Federation core partners to manage the project

EDINA-ALL  
This is the superlist for the EDINA group of lists. EDINA, based at Edinburgh University Data Library, is a JISC-funded national datacentre. It offers the UK tertiary education and research community networked access to a library of data, information and research resources.

EPRINTSREF  
Discussion around the Eprints REF plugin

ESDS-INTERNATIONAL  
This list has been retained 15/05/2017 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 Economic & Social Data Service (ESDS) International mailing list to disseminate information to its users including information on new releases, updates, courses and workshops.

ESDS-NEWS  
This list has been retained 04/04/2017 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 news list for the Economic and Social Data Service (ESDS) covering seminars, datasets, developments, conferences, publications etc. for academics, teachers, social scientists. ESDS provides access to, and support for, an extensive range of key economic and social data, both quantitative and qualitative, spanning many disciplines and themes.

HASSET-THESAURUS  
A discussion list for the UK Data Archive's thesaurus products (the Humanities and Social Science Electronic Thesaurus/European Language Social Science Thesaurus).

HDS  
Discussion and news list for the History Data Service (HDS). The HDS collects, preserves, and promotes the use of digital resources, which result from or support historical research, learning and teaching. It is part of the UK Data Archive at the University of Essex.

HONNI-CONSULTATIVE-GROUP  
This list is used by Queen's University Medical Library to discuss issues related to the development of the Health on the net Northern Ireland (HONNI) website.

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-SHIBBOLETH-PUBLISHERS  
This email list is for announcing and discussing issues regarding federated access management. The intended audience for this list are academic publishers and other service providers that provide a service to UK further and higher education institutions.

LIS-COLLECTION-MGMT  
A forum for the discussion of all issues related to the management of library collections.

LIS-EDUCATION-INDEX  
This list is used by members of the Education databases User group as a forum for discussion and dialogue between the publishers of the Index, its users, and the providers of the platforms on which it operates.

LIS-HEBRAICA-LIBS  
For UK librarians in educational institutions with Hebraica collections to discuss matters of mutual concern such as collection development, cataloguing and meetings.

LIS-NHS  
LIS-NHS is an email forum for discussing developments and issues specific to the provision of library and information services within UK National Health Service and affiliated academic libraries.

LIS-SHERIF-USERS  
The JIBS User Group represents users of bibliographic databases and related products available to the UK HE, FE, and Research Council libraries via national site licence agreements. <HTML> The JIBS User Group represents users of bibliographic databases and related products available to the UK HE, FE, and Research Council libraries via national site licence agreements. </HTML>

LIS-SYS-REVIEWS  
An informal forum for library and information professionals who are supporting researchers and students who are conducting systematic reviews and structured literature searches

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.

MIMAS  
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 To exchange information on Mimas facilities. Mimas gives the UK academic community online access to, and support for, many large and complex datasets. See http://www.mimas.ac.uk/ Keywords: Manchester, database, statistics, surveys, health, economics, census, satellite, map, chemistry, journals.

MIMAS-ALL  
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 used by Mimas staff to make announcements related to Mimas services and projects to members of UK further and higher education.

MIMAS-WOK  
For all aspects of the 'Web of Science Service for UK Education' provided by Thomson Reuters and supported by Mimas.

MORE  
MORe will promote the sharing of best practice in the institutional management of open-access research publications and research data.

ORCID-UK  
Discussion list for the Jisc ORCID UK membership consortium

PRINTSINBOOKS  
An interdisciplinary discussion list about research into book illustrations, following from the session 'Prints in Books' (sponsored by Print Quarterly) at Association of Art Historians 2017 session

PUREUK  
Email list for Atira Pure UK User Group

RDTF  
This list has been retained 30/09/2015. 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 for projects working towards the JISC and RLUK Resource Discovery Taskforce vision

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.

RESEARCH-DATAMAN  
List to discuss the data management issues arising in and from research projects in Higher Education and related research communities, in the UK and internationally, established by the Digital Curation Centre on behalf of the JISC.

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.

SURVEY-RESOURCES-NETWORK  
News list for the Survey Resources Network (SRN), promoting workshops, seminars, training opportunities, resources, publications, services etc. The SRN is a new service funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) to co-ordinate and develop ESRC activities related to survey research methods.

VOCAB-HE  
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 For the development of controlled vocabularies, thesauri & classification schemes in UK HE staff development, and teaching and learning. To promote cooperation between those developingsuch tools for searching and browsing their web-based resources. Anyone with an interest may join.

WERS  
A list for users of the Workplace Employment Relations Survey (WERS). This list is operated by NIESR on behalf of the WERS sponsors. A user-support site for the 2011 WERS is available at: www.wers2011.info

WILLSWORLDHACK  
This is a mailing list for the Will's World Hack Event community and accompanying the Online Hack event which runs from 5th December until 12th December 2012. However we hope the community around the event will continue beyond this date. Will'€™s World is a JISC Discovery project in which EDINA aims to demonstrate the value and principles of aggregation as a tactic. The concept behind this project is that assembling online data sources relating to one topic will add value and improve the discoverability of these resources; making it easier for developers and service providers to build services and ultimately providing an easier access for all to the data itself and enriched content based on it.

ZETOC  
For all aspects of the Zetoc service providing access to the British Library's Electronic Table of Contents (ETOC). The service is hosted and supported by Mimas, The University of Manchester.

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