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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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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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SCOLAR Rare Books Lecture Series: Prof. Edna Longley on Edward Thomas

Posted on 8 October 2015 by Matt Harvey

The SCOLAR Rare Books Lecture Series recommences for 2015/16: a series of talks with a connection to Cardiff University’s Special Collections and Archives. This October, Professor Emerita Edna Longley, of Queen’s University Belfast, will give a paper titled ‘Finding “something to read”: Edward Thomas’s reviews and early twentieth-century print culture’. This is especially fitting, given
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Library database trials for March/April

Posted on 4 March 2015 by Stephen Ratcliffe

The library is currently trialing a large number of new databases in Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences subjects. These trials are all accessible free of charge for the period of the trial and are available on-campus only. Proquest: Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive and Paley Centre Seminars (trial finishes 31st March 2015) https://trials.proquest.com/trials/trialSummary.action?view=subject&trialBean.token=Z82GJ3ZQT9JZLQCYBKRF   Gale Archive
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Celebrate Shakespeare @ 450 with Cardiff University Libraries!

Posted on 21 November 2014 by Rob S

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
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