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The University of Melbourne

Research and Key Research Areas

Key Research areas highlighting significant data assets of The University of Melbourne include:

eScholarship Research Centre

The Encyclopedia of Australian Science ( is an online register of people, corporations, research institutions, scientific societies and other organisations that have contributed to Australia's scientific, technological and medical heritage. There are 20 datasets about the EOAS managed by the eScholarship Research Centre, University of Melbourne. These datasets cover topics such as HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SPECIFIC FIELDS , History and Philosophy of Science (incl. Non-historical Philosophy of Science)PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES.

The International Centre for Classroom Research (ICCR) is located within the Melbourne Graduate School of Education, at the University of Melbourne.  The ICCR is a major international research facility specialising in the collection, storage and analysis of data (particularly video data) related to the study of learning and teaching in classrooms. ICCR includes data from Australian, Macau, Shanghai, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, Singapore, Sweden and United States. There are 42 datasets in Research Data Australia, which cover 5 subjects areas including CURRICULUM AND PEDAGOGYEDUCATION and EDUCATION SYSTEMS and involve 10 group(s).

Melbourne Centre for Neuroscience (DaRIS 1004)

Melbourne Centre for Neuroscience has 41 data records in Research Data Australia. The repository holds primarily Magnetic Resonance Imaging as well as Optical Microscopy data acquired from human and small-animal subjects. Data are held pertaining to studies of neurological disease (including multiple sclerosis, optic neuritis, Alzheimer's disease, Friedreich's ataxia and Huntington's disease), interoceptive systems and developmental neuroscience. The data cover subjects areas including MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCESNEUROSCIENCES AND NEUROLOGYCARDIORESPIRATORY MEDICINE AND HAEMATOLOGY.

Melbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre, Department of Psychiatry (DaRIS 1047)

Melbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre has 26 data records in Research Data Australia. The records includes data from studies relating to adolescent interaction, cognition emotion interaction, family interaction, depression, mania, inhalant abuse, schizophrenia, opiate addiction, psychotic illness. The data cover 3 subjects areas including MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCENEUROSCIENCES AND NEUROPSYCHIATRY.

Data Profile
The University of Melbourne has 1094 data records in Research Data Australia, which cover 174 subjects areas including MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES, STUDIES IN HUMAN SOCIETY and HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGY and involve 72 group(s). All of the information provided by The University of Melbourne can be accessed from the box on the right hand side of this page.