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New RefWorks Community

January 11, 2013


RefWorks has announced the launch of a new online RefWorks Community.  You don’t need to register or sign in to use it, anybody can access it freely and easily.  The site includes details of all the latest RefWorks developments, such as news about product enhancements, webinar and tradeshow schedules, RefWorks videos, and much more. To view, […]

Staff Training Events: September 2011

September 5, 2011


It’s nearly the start of a new academic year, so we’ve a new programme of training events coming up.  For staff they’re starting this week, and over the next month will cover Open Educational Resources ePortfolio Resource List Management Software, and RSS Feeds and Social Bookmarking For more details, check the library website, or download […]

Database Update: ABM, DAAI, and Education Image Gallery

August 1, 2011


ArtBibliographies Modern and the Design and Applied Arts Index  (DAAI) have moved to a new website (see above for example).  The data is exactly the same, but the search screen is cleaner and more straightforward to use. Education Image Gallery is now no longer in eSearch.  It has been supersceded by another online service, which […]

New Version of RefWorks

July 25, 2011


If anybody has tried using RefWorks in the past week or so you might have noticed a few changes.  Don’t worry, all your references are still safe, exactly where you put them.  We have upgraded to a new version of RefWorks.  It may look a little different, but works in just the same way as […]

British Library eBook App

June 10, 2011


Got an Ipad? Interested in historical book design?  The British Library has created an app that provides full text access to titles from their 19th century book collection. It includes classic novels, works of philosophy, history and science. Browse a thousand scanned original editions free for a limited period

Training Events for Staff and Students – w/c 6th June.

June 6, 2011


There are other events going on across all three campus libraries, please check our website for more details. Students Using Refworks – Citing References.  Wednesday 8th June, 2-3.  An introduction to RefWorks. Includes: RefWorks registration; creating your database; and using Write-N-Cite in Word. Staff RefWorks 1: The Basics.   Wednesday 8th June. 3-4.  An introduction to RefWorks. Includes: […]