As part of the holiday season fun, we’re telling the ‘tales of #digiscixmas past’ by uncovering a new tale each day throughout December. So next, we’ve discovered that…

“We can’t identify a university in the Santa Claus Village, as their research is top secret, but we do have a GRID record for the University of Lapland.”


GRID Xmas cartoon


More tales you never knew about GRID (Global Research Identifier Database)… their team is spread out over London, Swansea, Manchester and Cologne, and they speak a plethora of languages including German, Spanish, English, Kurdish, Python and Ruby!

To uncover a new ‘tale of #digiscixmas past’ each day, check our Xmas tree to discover what’s hidden in the baubles!

Explore our Xmas tree