Jacqueline Roach

Jacqueline Roach


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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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*National Libraries Day 2016*, Meet the Team – Alice

Posted on 4 February 2016 by Jacqueline Roach

Name & job title Alice Percival, Assistant Subject Librarian/Cardiff University Press Executive Officer Before I worked in the library I… …was Information Manager/Senior Research Associate for BRASS, the Centre for Business Relationships, Accountability, Sustainability & Society.  This was one of Cardiff University’s first interdisciplinary research centres. I am currently reading… …knitting patterns!  In my spare
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Virtual Browse comes to LibrarySearch

Posted on 8 October 2014 by Jacqueline Roach

Virtual Browse is a new feature in LibrarySearch which lets you scan along a virtual bookshelf across all 14 libraries. Just select the Virtual Browse option underneath the details of the book and you will see which books appear alongside the book on the library shelves. You can browse backwards and forwards along this virtual
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Trevithick Google Doodle!

Posted on 13 April 2011 by Jacqueline Roach

Have you had reason to consult Google today? Google is celebrating the birth of Richard Trevithick, the inventor of the high pressure steam engine, and also the namesake of the Cardiff University Trevithick Library, with a clever doodle of a steam powered engine as its logo!
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How to recreate a Star Wars sound effect!

Posted on 23 March 2011 by Jacqueline Roach

Last week was National Science and Engineering Week. So to celebrate Trevithick Library hosted a fun event during Friday lunch time where students showed off their science skills. A few students from the Physics Department kindly gave up their lunch break to come and perform some “Science Busking”. For those of you unfamiliar with the term it involves the
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