UptoDate

Posted on October 14, 2014 by Mariann Hilliar

Many of you will have found our access to Uptodate a great help in making clinical decisions, providing information to patients and revising or for preparing case study presentations. We wanted to make you aware that the site is mobile friendly- so offers a fast interface on your mobile with full uptodate content. The mobile Read moreabout UptoDate


Laptop Loans

Posted on October 13, 2014 by Lindsay Roberts

In response to NSS feedback about people sometimes having difficulty in getting access to a pc in the Health Library we are undertaking a trial of having 15 laptops available to loan. These laptops will be available for a maximum of 4 hours each, the laptops can be borrowed by coming to the Health Library Read moreabout Laptop Loans


Videos for top tips on LibrarySearch

Posted on October 9, 2014 by Lindsay Roberts

The University Library Service has produced three video tutorials on using LibrarySearch, including ‘Top tips on ArticleSearch’, ‘Finding items on your reading list’, and ‘Renewing your items’. ‘Top tips on ArticleSearch’ shows you how to access and use ArticleSearch to find journal articles for assignments and research. ArticleSearch is great to use because unlike other search Read moreabout Videos for top tips on LibrarySearch




Training Sessions for New Academic Year

Posted on September 12, 2014 by Lindsay Roberts

The new training programme for staff and research students is available here to view and book onto. This year we are running sessions on open access, critical appraisal, systematic reviews, Endnote, Endnote web, mobile apps, keeping your research up-to-date, using prezi and searching for the evidence. We are also running weekly sessions for students providing Read moreabout Training Sessions for New Academic Year


Health Students – NICE BNF App for smartphones

Posted on September 2, 2014 by Lindsay Roberts

Cardiff University health students are now able to have access to the BNF and BNF for Children on their smartphone (iphone or android). You will need to register for an NHS Athens account to get access, to do this please email healthlibrary@cardiff.ac.uk with your student number, email address and course end date.  We will then Read moreabout Health Students – NICE BNF App for smartphones


AAAS Science and Science Translational Medicine all Ebola Research Available Free

Posted on August 22, 2014 by Lindsay Roberts

If you want to read more about the Ebola virus and research see the following from publisher AAAS: “Given the current outbreak, unprecedented in terms of number of people killed and rapid geographic spread, Science and Science Translational Medicine have made this collection of research and news articles on the viral disease freely available to Read moreabout AAAS Science and Science Translational Medicine all Ebola Research Available Free


Access to Health Library – Saturday 23rd August

Posted on by Lindsay Roberts

Tomorrow (Saturday 23rd August) maintenance work is being undertaken on the roof vents in the Cochrane building, due to this access to the Health Library will be switched from the usual main doors to the North Door (opposite Neuadd) between 07:00 – 12:00.  After this time access will switch back to the normal main doors.


LibrarySearch – This Weekend

Posted on August 15, 2014 by Lindsay Roberts

LibrarySearch will be running with a few limitations this weekend whilst we upgrade the software to enable development of new features. You’ll still be able to search for items and access eBooks and articles but you won’t be able to reserve books or renew loans via the  “My Library Account”. We’d advise you to access Read moreabout LibrarySearch – This Weekend