Discover and share good practice for smarter working universities

Sharing IT services and the law – Jisc Legal

Includes contractual implications, sharing personal data, ownership and Freedom of Information.

Model letter of agreement – equipment loans

Model letter of agreement for equipment loans between institutions, developed jointly by Cambridge University and the Association of University Practitioners.

The Keepers Registry

information about the archiving arrangements for electronic journals.

Shared Data Centre Space

Shared data centre space for research and education, connected by the high speed Janet network.

Janet Videoconferencing

Enables communication and collaboration at a distance.

Cloud Services for Education Agreements

Includes exclusive amendments and due diligence on contractual documents for Microsoft Office 365. We are also preparing to offer due diligence on Google Apps.

Dropbox for Teams

Cloud-based storage service to sync teamwork across all devices. We are negotiating a special price for the research and education sector.

Janet products and services

Janet provides advice, services and brokerage for networking, cloud, collaboration and connectivity.

Working for a smarter, stronger sector: efficiency and effectiveness in higher education progress report...

Progress report on efficiency and effectiveness in higher education - Universities UK November 2013

I-MAP project, November 2012

The i-MAP project set out to review the new programme development and launch processes within universities and to determine if there was any scope for improved efficiency. It recommends early financial and market scrutiny during the development of programmes to increase the proportion that achieve strong and sustained market appeal.