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Compliance with the Open Access Policy for REF 2021 – Uploading the correct document

From April 2018 the Open Access Policy for REF 2021 states, that to be eligible for submission, you must deposit the accepted manuscript version of all your journal articles and published conference papers into an institutional repository (at Queen’s this … Continue reading

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Westlaw Certification Course: Extra date added!

Become a Westlaw UK power user!  Westlaw is one of the main law databases used across the academic and practitioner worlds. The Westlaw database is useful when exploring any subject that may have a law component; social work, sociology, criminology, medicine … Continue reading

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Undergraduate library checklist

Undergrads, Contact your subject librarian if you need any gaps in your library knowledge filled! All subject librarian details are here.

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Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences PGTs: Research skills for your Dissertation sessions

Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences PGTs:  Research skills for your Dissertation sessions If you are starting to think about your PGT dissertation this is the session for you! We will take you through starting a search, thinking about your search … Continue reading

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Problem with full text linking on Scopus – Resolved

The problem with full text linking via QConnect on Scopus is now resolved. We again apologize for the inconvenience.

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Trial Access to ProQuest Historical Newspapers Online

QUB staff and students now have an ADDITIONAL 30 days of trial access to Pro Quest Historical Newspapers Online.  Access ends on 05/04/2018.  Trial access is available at the following URL: https://trials.proquest.com/trials/trialSummary.action?view=subject&trialBean.token=ZD9Q5VA5KO7SCBJ518BJ From leading issues and events, like the U.S. … Continue reading

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Problem with full text linking on Scopus

There is currently a problem with full text linking via QConnect on Scopus. You may receive the message An error has occurred. Please try to repeat your last action. If the error occurs again, please contact the helpdesk.    Scopus … Continue reading

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Easter Opening Hours and Public Holidays

The University Library will be closed on Saturday 17th for St Patrick’s Day. However the McClay Library will remain open until 2:00am that morning and, it will be open as normal the following day. On Monday 19th March, a public … Continue reading

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If you cannot access Article Search

If full text links on Article Search are not working or you cannot access Article Search     take a note of the journal title and the issue and year details     Go to Queen's University Library and on QCat … Continue reading

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The Northern Ireland Official Publications Archive (NIOPA)

The Northern Ireland Official Publications Archive (NIOPA) is available at http://niopa.qub.ac.uk/ The archive holds born digital materials published online from September 2015 and acts as a continuation of the Library’s print collections. The Library focuses on documents gathered from departmental, agency, … Continue reading

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