The Top Five Institutional Repository Downloads for January


The New Year has been a busy time for our Institutional Repository. A further 309 items were added in January making a total in excess of 10,750.

Visitors to the IR were busy too – here are the top five most downloaded items from the last month:

1. Acoustic black holes and their applications for vibration damping and sound absorption by V. Krylov (202 downloads).

2. Techniques for achieving dynamic stabilisation of a sonar array platform by P. Lepper & B. Woodward (156 downloads)

3. Discourse analysis means doing analysis: a critique of six analytic shortcomings by C. Antaki et al (136 downloads)

4. Thy righteousness is but a menstrual clout: sanitary practices and prejudice in early modern England by S. Read (132 downloads)

5. Electronic data interchange in the construction industry by T. Lewis (121 downloads)

Our repository increases the visibility of Loughborough’s research and the materials within it are centrally stored and preserved. The material in the collection includes journal articles, book chapters, conference papers and theses.

To find out more about the IR, and how you can submit your research, visit the IR homepage here.