CDS News - RIN/JISC Survey of CDS
[updated 28 Jan 2010]
The Chemical Database Service (CDS) is participating in a study
commissioned by RIN (Research Information Network) and JISC (Joint
Information Systems Committee) to explore the long-term use and
benefits of Research Data Centres.
As part of this study, a survey is being run to collect feedback from
users of the CDS.
RIN/JISC would be very grateful if you could contribute to this
exercise by completing their questionnaire.
For further details about RIN/JISC and the aims of their study follow
the page related links at the head of this News Item.
The results of this study will be published, and are likely to be very
useful to to the CDS team in planning activities and securing future
The survey is being run on-line and you can access the questionnaire
through the following link:
The survey is mainly tick boxes and it is estimated that it will take
no longer than 15-20 minutes to complete.All individual answers and
comments will be treated as strictly confidential and
RIN/JISC would be grateful if you could complete the questionnaire by
Friday 5th February 2010. Please note that this is a week's extension
on the originally scheduled date.
The study is being performed by Technopolis Ltd and if you have any
questions or comments about the survey please do not hesitate to
contact Neil Brown:
Thank you in advance for your participation and input to this study.