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Dr Gareth Cole BA(hons) History, MA Naval History, PhD Maritime History (Exon)

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I manage the Loughborough Data Repository and advise on all areas of research data management including data management plans. See the Scholarly Communications web pages for more information.

Member of Library Research Support Group.

Member of University Information Governance Sub-Committee.

Member of University Open Access Advisory Working Group.

Member of the Research Data Alliance.

Councillor of the Navy Records Society.

Library related:

Cole, G., "Establishing a Reserach Data Management Service at Loughborough University" in International Journal of Digital Curation 11:1 (2016) pp. 68-75. DOI: 10.2218/ijdc.v11i1.407 (Open Access - CC-BY)

History related:

Cole, G., Arming the Royal Navy, 1793-1815: The Office of Ordnance and the State (Pickering and Chatto, 2012)

Cole, G., "Who has command? The Royal Artillerymen on Royal Navy Warships in the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars" in Harding and Doe, Naval Leadership and Management, 1650-1950 (Boydell and Brewer, 2012)

Cole, G., "Gunpowder Manufacturers and the Office of Ordnance, 1793-1815" in Schulte Beerbuehl and Gestrich, Cosmopolitan Networks in Commerce and Society, 1660-1914 (GHIL, 2011)

Cole, G., "Royal Navy gunners in the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars" in Mariner's Mirror 95:3 (Autumn, 2009). DOI: 10.1080/00253359.2009.10657104