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Easter Vacation Opening Hours

March 22, 2013


Hoping you all have a happy and relaxing break over the Easter vacation.  If you do need to either come in and see us or get in touch, we are open over the vacation period.  The 4th floor, as usual, is open 24 hours. More details on when we’re open over Easter can be found […]

March Training Events for Staff and Students

March 5, 2013


As we’re getting nearer to Easter, this month we have a few less student events and a few more staff events. Students In addition to sessions on RefWorks (6 March, 2pm – 3pm, and 20th March, 1pm – 2pm), we’ve workshops on RSS Feeds (6 March, 1pm – 2pm); market research databases (6 March, 2 […]

Chip and PIN

February 21, 2013


Did you know that you can now make payments in the libraries using your debit card?  We now have chip and PIN payment in all three libraries.  Just ask at the desk.

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, […]

Website We Like: Art of the Title

November 27, 2012


Art of the Title describes itself as “the leading online resource of title sequence design, spanning the film, television, conference, and videogame industries.” It’s searchable by either title sequence, or by designer or studio, and there are a lot of very well known productions from classics of TV and cinema, such as North by North […]

Journals Survey – win $100 Amazon voucher

June 19, 2012


Ingenta Connect, who provide access to a number of the academic journals that we subscribe to,  are running an industry-wide survey, in conjunction with several other publishers, asking how academics and researchers access and use journals. The survey takes about five minutes to go through (I’ve just done it), and you can enter a draw […]

WGSN Visit and Talk – 7th March

March 5, 2012


WGSN will be visiting us on Wednesday 7 March to give a talk and overview of their services.  The Library subscribes to, which is available for use on campus. If you’d like to come along and meet with them, and find out more about the site and how they predict trends, find out at: […]

Boots Library Christmas Opening Hours

December 5, 2011


  12 December – 18 December Monday to Friday Boots Library open 8.30 am to 9 pm Boots Library fourth floor (IT resource room) open 24 hours NB: NTU Smartcard access only Saturday Boots Library open 9 am to 5 pm Boots Library fourth floor (IT resource room) open 24 hours NB: NTU Smartcard access […]

TED Lectures – The Puppetry Behind War Horse

April 1, 2011


TED, if you’ve not heard of it before, organise and share lectures and presentations on a huge variety of topics by many well known and influential people, such as Professor Brian Cox, Vivienne Westwood, Olafur Eliasson, Steve Jobs, Daniel Libeskind, and Ross Lovegrove.  All of these talks are free and available online via the TED […]