Research Output per year
The purpose of this study was the construction and analysis of a database of the records relating to students who attended the University of Aberdeen from 1860 to 1920, in order to create a comprehensive textual dossier of information about individual students which could be accessed easily by the University Archivist in answering frequent enquiries about past students; to facilitate the researches of scholars preparing publications on different aspects of University life for the institution's quincentenary in 1995; to demonstrate trends in the geographical and social mobility of the student population, as well as the impact on academic life of major changes in the curriculum. Media of Output - On line.
|Date made available||20 Mar 1996|
|Publisher||UK Data Service|
|Temporal coverage||1860 - 1920|
|Date of data production||1988 - 1992|
|Geographical coverage||Scotland, Aberdeen|
Funder and Grant Reference number
- Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)
The advantages and drawbacks of cardbox-plus as a means of analysing Aberdeen University students in the nineteenth and twentieth centuriesHarper, M-A. D., 1994, In : History and Computing. 6, 1, p. 21 27 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article
Harper, M-A. D., 1992, Scottish universities : distinctiveness and diversity . Carter, J. & Withrington, D. (eds.). Edinburgh: John Donald, p. 147 155 p.
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter (peer-reviewed)