eBooks

New eBook collection – Wiley Online Library

Posted on 30 October 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
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Cambridge Books Online – access off-campus fixed

Posted on 13 January 2015 by Stephen Ratcliffe

The library has now fixed a problem with accessing our new Cambridge ebooks collection off-campus. The problem was limited to linking to the collection from individual eBook titles on LibrarySearch. All students and staff should now be able to access these books off-campus with their Cardiff University computer login. Not used Cambridge Books Online before?
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New eBook collection – Cambridge Books Online

Posted on 7 November 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
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“You said, we did” – eBook Week Feedback

Posted on 21 May 2014 by Rob S

In March this year, the University Library Service held an eBook Week event to raise awareness of, and invite feedback about, eBooks. During eBook Week, we heard views from more than 750 students from across the University, with ideas of how we can improve the eBooks service, where we can do more to promote eBooks,
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eBook Week

Posted on 6 March 2014 by Matt Harvey

Cardiff University Libraries are celebrating eBook Week, from World Book Day on Thursday 6th March, until Wednesday 12th March. eBook Week coincides with the launch of our new eBooks on Demand service, which allows Cardiff University users to rent 25,000 new eBooks free of charge. If an eBook is rented enough times, we’ll buy a
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EBooks on Demand

Posted on 28 February 2014 by Matt Harvey

What is it? EBooks on Demand is a Cardiff University trial of Patron Driven Acquisition or PDA which will run from Thursday 6th March for a limited period.  This is a method of allowing library users to create a library collection that is relevant to them. Librarians select the range of materials included in Librarysearch,
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