Welcome to Cardiff survey

Posted on 11/02/2015 by Matthew Harvey

First year student? Want to win £50? If you’re in your first year of an undergraduate, postgraduate taught or postgraduate research course at Cardiff University, keep an eye on your email inbox for your invitation to the ‘Welcome to Cardiff’ survey. We want to know what you think about enrolment, the Student’s Union, and your Read moreabout Welcome to Cardiff survey


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New eBook collection – Wiley Online Library

Posted on 10/30/2015 by Stephen Ratcliffe

The library service is pleased to announce that it has acquired the Wiley Online Library eBook collection for this academic year. The collection contains over 17,000  eBook titles and the content encompasses a broad range of subjects including the humanities, social sciences and STM subjects (scientific, technical and medical). The collection is  comprised of a variety of Read moreabout New eBook collection – Wiley Online Library


Cardiff University’s Open Access Publications Policy is now available online

Posted on 05/26/2015 by Lynn Goodhew

The University’s Open Access Publications Policy is now available online in English and Welsh. The policy applies to all research-active staff and research students of the University. To summarise the policy, the main requirement is that all Cardiff authors store the details of their research publications on ORCA, the institutional repository. The most important point Read moreabout Cardiff University’s Open Access Publications Policy is now available online



Requesting an item from the Store just got easier!

Posted on 01/15/2015 by Haley Cheek

  Tired of filling in forms in your Library to request an item from the Library Store?  Those days are long gone! Now you can use the ‘Store request’ link on the LibrarySearch page or go to https://sites.cardiff.ac.uk/librarystore



Good news for researchers from RLUK!

Posted on 12/02/2014 by Haley Cheek

RLUK makes it even easier for Cardiff University researchers to use other libraries: and vice-versa! Cardiff University, as a member of Research Libraries UK (RLUK), is one of 34 UK institutions whose researchers can visit each others’ libraries. Researchers can use print collections, borrow under the SCONUL Access scheme where applicable, and use the ‘walk-in’ Read moreabout Good news for researchers from RLUK!



Celebrate Shakespeare @ 450 with Cardiff University Libraries!

Posted on 11/21/2014 by Rob Sell

Cardiff University Libraries mark 450 years since Shakespeare’s birth To celebrate the 450th anniversary of Shakespeare’s birth, our libraries are holding a week long Shakespeare 450 celebration from 1st – 5th December. We will be hosting Shakespeare-themed displays, as well as competitions throughout the week: The Arts and Social Studies Library will be promoting Shakespeare-related Read moreabout Celebrate Shakespeare @ 450 with Cardiff University Libraries!


New eBook collection – Cambridge Books Online

Posted on 11/07/2014 by Stephen Ratcliffe

The library service is pleased to announce that it has acquired the Cambridge Books online collection for this academic year. The collection contains over 25,000 Cambridge University Press and affiliated publisher eBook titles and the content encompasses a broad range of subjects including the humanities, social sciences and STM subjects (scientific, technical and medical). The Read moreabout New eBook collection – Cambridge Books Online