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BBC Monitoring Service event 17 May 2017

BBC Monitoring Service event Nick Rhodes from BBC Monitoring Service will visit the McClay Library on Wednesday 17th May and will give a demonstration of the service in the Gillespie Room Floor 2 of the McClay from 10 am to … Continue reading

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Scopus – A closer look

Training session: Scopus – A closer look Thursday 25 May 2017, 10-11.30am McClay Library, Auditorium Scopus is the world’s largest bibliographic and citation database and a useful complement to Web of Science and Google Scholar. This course is aimed at staff … Continue reading

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Trial of BBC Monitoring Service extended until end May

A trial of BBC Monitoring Service will be available until May 31 2017. Key features of BBC Monitoring Service are: -          Translations of news reports from freely available media sources around the world -          Over 100 languages in 150 countries -          … Continue reading

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Adam Matthew Digital – Special Event at QUB

Adam Matthew is an award winning creator of academic databases – their Migration to New Worlds: The Century of Immigration is currently available to all UK HE and FE institutions through a collaboration with JISC. Nia Phillips from Adam Matthew … Continue reading

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Trial of BBC Monitoring Service

A trial of BBC Monitoring Service will be available until May 05 2017. Key features of BBC Monitoring Service are: -          Translations of news reports from freely available media sources around the world -          Over 100 languages in 150 countries … Continue reading

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RILM Music Encyclopedias

The library has been given free unlimited access to RILM Music Encyclopedias for the period 1/3/17 until 31/12/17. RILM Music Encyclopedias is a unique collection of 45 seminal encyclopedias in full text, comprising 95,000 pages and including historical and current … Continue reading

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2016 Customer Satisfaction Survey Results

Thanks to everyone who responded to our Customer Satisfaction Survey in November/December last year.  The survey forms part of the Library’s Customer Service Excellence Accreditation and we are very please with the positive response. Over 94% of respondents indicated they … Continue reading

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Cambridge University Press e-books added to the Library catalogue for 2017

Records for close to 17,000 Cambridge University Press e-books have now been added to the Library catalogue. The books are published from 2012 onwards and will be available in full text e-book versions from CUP throughout 2017. The titles available … Continue reading

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New international law sources from the Library

The Library subscription to the Oxford Reports on International Law now includes the following new modules:  International Criminal Law, International Human Rights Law, International Trade Law, and International Courts of General Jurisdiction. Select Oxford Public International Law under ‘Product Selector’ on the … Continue reading

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Trial Access to AMD’s Eighteenth Century Journals

QUB staff and students now have trial access to Adam Matthew Digital’s Eighteenth Century Journals (access ends on January 11th 2017).  You can access the database from this link.  Please note that PDF downloading is not available. Bringing together rare … Continue reading

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