New look LibrarySearch

Posted on 2 May 2018 by Vicky Stallard

We have a new look LibrarySearch interface! We have released a new version of LibrarySearch which you can start using immediately. You can reach the new LibrarySearch homepage by clicking the link on the current homepage. As you can see from the screenshot, it has a totally different look and feel. There is still a
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Postgraduate students – we are all ears!

Posted on 5 March 2018 by Rob S

   Influence the future of your libraries today. Let us know your views online or in our sites by 18th March **now extended to March 29th!** and enter a draw to win a £25 Amazon voucher and other sweet prizes! What is it like to use our services as a masters or research postgraduate? How are
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The Inter Library Loan team is introducing DRM Lite for its delivery of British Library electronic journal articles and chapters

Posted on 27 November 2017 by Jacqueline Roach

What is DRM Lite? It is a plug-in free electronic delivery method used by the British Library. It allows delivery of secure, encrypted documents in accordance with Copyright Legislation. In Cardiff University we are changing the manner in which patrons access their British Library electronic inter library loan journal articles by introducing this British Library
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Requests and renewals update

Posted on 24 October 2017 by Vicky Stallard

Requests and renewals update We’ve introduced some changes to LibrarySearch since the launch of our new library management system last summer. Here’s how to get the best out of LibrarySearch and your library account. Firstly, make sure you’re logged in to LibrarySearch – you’ll be able to access ‘My Library Account’ and also get access to
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SearchAll in LibrarySearch

Posted on 15 September 2017 by Vicky Stallard

We’ve introduced some changes to LibrarySearch since the launch of our new library management system last summer, here’s how to get the best out of LibrarySearch and your library account. Firstly, make sure you’re logged in to LibrarySearch – you’ll be able to access ‘My Library Account’ and also get access to all our subscribed electronic
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Altmetrics-

Posted on 27 July 2017 by Mariann Hilliar

Scopus now includes Plum Analytics data, so each publication now has easy to access altmetrics. Data includes: Usage – for example, clicks, downloads and views. Captures – for example, bookmarks and favourites. Mentions – for example, blog posts and news media mentions. Social media – for example, tweets. Citations data For more information on Plum
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Spotlight on your Reading Lists

Posted on 14 November 2016 by Rob S

Starting on Monday 21st November and continuing on throughout the week, your libraries are asking you to throw a spotlight on your reading lists. How easy do you find it to navigate your reading lists? Do you rarely stray from the essential readings, or attempt to get hold of them all? Are the materials you’re
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Discover the *all new* Postgraduate Study Zone

Posted on 14 October 2016 by Rob S

The Postgraduate Study Zone is the new name of the study facilities within the former Graduate Centre. Now managed by the University Library Service this area has been remodelled and refurbished and is available for all Cardiff University postgraduate students to use. Facilities include: Quiet study space Group study rooms IT room Loanable laptops Lockers
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