EndNote web training for students

Posted on October 29, 2014 by Mariann Hilliar

Interested in booking a session to learn how to use EndNote and save yourself time and cite in the style your tutor wants? We have a session on Monday 10th November between 1-2pm and Wednesday 10th December 12-1 Book your session from here;    


Evaluating Information

Posted on October 28, 2014 by Mariann Hilliar

Evaluating information while you are at University (studying, teaching or researching)  ;-)  is a skill that you will explore and hone. There are a few resources here in the library which we think will be REALLY valuable to you so we thought we’d highlight them here for you. Click on the links to get to Read moreabout Evaluating Information


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