ORDS to be wound down

It is with some sadness we announce that a decision has been taken to wind down the ORDS. From 1 June 2017, the service will no longer be available via the University of Oxford. This is primarily as a result … Continue reading

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Next ORDS training course on Monday 1st June

The termly ORDS training course will take place on Monday 1st June (6th week), starting at 2pm, at the IT Services building on Banbury Road. The course offers a general introduction to the service, and gives participants a chance to … Continue reading

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Ten reasons to use the ORDS

Since our launch last August, the ORDS has been helping Oxford researchers to create, edit, search, and share databases online. We’re pretty proud of what we’ve achieved, but we know we’re only one of many tools available. So why should … Continue reading

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New ORDS demo video available

For an overview of what the ORDS has to offer and how to use it, watch our new demo video. Clicking the image below will take you to the video on YouTube.

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ORDS demo: video slideshow available

The ORDS was represented at the recent Force2015 conference in Oxford, where we had a poster and a demo on display. Force2015 was all about improving research communications and e-scholarship, so a member of the team went along to promote … Continue reading

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ORDS poster and postcards

We now have a poster describing the ORDS. Click the thumbnail below to see a larger version. If you’d like to let researchers in your department or research group know about the ORDS, we also have handy postcards to advertise … Continue reading

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First ORDS training session

If you’re a proud parent, you wait eagerly for your new baby to sit up for the first time, or for the appearance of the first tooth. If you’re nurturing a fledgling IT service, there are similar milestones, and a … Continue reading

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