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 funding

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 non-attributable.

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.