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New Website: Zandra Rhodes Digital Study Collection

April 3, 2013

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The University for the Creative Arts has just launched a digital archive of work by British fashion designer Zandra Rhodes.  Researchers and students have worked alongside Zandra Rhodes to prepare, photograph, and catalogue 500 dresses and garments selected from the designer’s private archive, including pieces worn by icons such as Princess Diana, Jackie Onassis, Elizabeth […]

Easter Vacation Opening Hours

March 22, 2013

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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 […]

Vogue Archive Webinar – 30 January

January 25, 2013

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Hi ProQuest, the database company who provide our access to the Vogue Archive, is running a webinar about it on Wednesday 30th January, at 2pm (GMT).  The event is free, but you will need to register online to be able to view and interact with the presenter. According to ProQuest: The Vogue Archive contains the […]

New RefWorks Community

January 11, 2013

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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, […]

Verdict – Access Down

January 7, 2013

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We seem to be experiencing a problem with our access to Verdict Research reports via the Datamonitor 360 website.  This is being investigated and should be up and working again soon. Apologies for any inconvenience. Rachel

Shared Content Online – Who Owns It?

December 20, 2012

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Many students will use some form of online service to share their work, such as Flickr, Youtube, and even Facebook.  In the light of Instagram (which is owned by Facebook) changing it’s terms of service which “suggested that the app, and its owner Facebook, would be allowed to sell people’s uploaded photos or related data to […]

JISC MediaHub

December 18, 2012

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NTU Staff and students now have access to JISC MediaHub JISC MediaHub is a multimedia platform offering digital image, video and audio collections tailored for educational use. The platform offers access to free-at-the-point-of-use images, video and audio content licensed for educational and research use, cross-searching across all the collections and providing the ability to source […]

Copyright, Pinterest, and Image Sharing Websites

December 5, 2012

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Copyright is for losers by 917press on Flickr Creative Commons JISCLegal have just released some advice regarding the use of Pinterest and other image sharing websites, with particular regard to copyright. The document covers ownership of images by image networking sites; the use of third party images; who is liable if there is a problem; […]

Boots Library Christmas and New Year Opening Hours

November 28, 2012

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For the first time, the Boots Library will be open between the Christmas and New Year bank holidays.  There will be a limited service, but you will still be able to come in and work on the following times and dates: Date Time Saturday, 22nd Dec 10.00 – 5.00 Sunday, 23rd Dec 10.00 – 5.00 […]

Website We Like: Art of the Title

November 27, 2012

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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 […]