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Heriot-Watt University is a university based in Edinburgh, Scotland. The name commemorates George Heriot, the 16th century financier to King James, and James Watt, the great 18th century inventor and engineer. The university originated as the School of Arts of Edinburgh, founded in 1821 as the world's first Mechanics Institute. Heriot-Watt is the eighth-oldest higher education institution in the United Kingdom. The institution received its university charter in 1966 and is currently ranked 4th among the top five universities in Scotland (Excerpt from Wikipedia article: Heriot-Watt University)

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  • Number of articles referring to 'heriot-watt university': 48 (2.8% of published articles)
  • Total references to 'heriot-watt university' across all Ariadne articles: 73
  • Average number of references to 'heriot-watt university' per Ariadne article: 1.52
  • Earliest Ariadne article referring to 'heriot-watt university': 1996-11
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  2. linda kerr (see articles on this topic by this author)
  3. brian kelly (see articles on this topic by this author)
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Roddy MacLeod provides an update on the EEVL project. Among other things he explains how the EEVL cross-search facility can be run from user pages.

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Roddy MacLeod and Linda Kerr with news relating to the EMC Hubs.

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Angela Joyce, Linda Kerr, Tim Machin, Paul Meehan and Caroline Williams look back at the history and achievements of Intute, and reflect on lessons learned as the service enters its final year.

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Debra Hiom, in the first of a two-part series on the Resource Discovery Network, looks back at the development of the RDN and its activities to date.

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