To celebrate the global launch of Piirus, we are heading on the road! As you may have seen, we have recently made some changes to the way that you login to Piirus, replacing Warwick and Monash usernames and passwords with an academic email address and a new password. These changes are intended to make Piirus as accessible as possible to future users and to prepare for our official global launch in May 2014. Continue reading
We are making changes to the way that Piirus works so we can bring you in touch with a growing network of international researchers. Up until January 2014, Piirus was intended exclusively to help Warwick researchers find new collaborators. Then we were joined by researchers from Monash University, and shortly Piirus will be opened up to researchers from around the world. Continue reading
A special Valentine’s Day message from the Piirus team
Today marks St. Valentine’s Day, the day on which we all traditionally show our affection for those we care about. But sometimes as a researcher it can feel so lonely working away on your research. Nobody seems to be working on your topic or methodology. Finding research partners is difficult; you’re toiling away until the early hours all alone. A perfect research soul-mate seems so far away… Continue reading
At Piirus, we are proud to be different.
We come into the research process much earlier than other sites, including the likes of Academia.Edu and LinkedIn. Piirus is here to help with the early stage of the research process. Setting out on the research process is often daunting. You set out on a new topic, start thinking about methodologies and conducting a literature review. Continue reading