Monthly Archives: December 2018

The top questions we get at the Library Helpdesk!

We asked our service desk staff what the most commonly asked questions were from students who called or visited us in-person. Take a look at the list below and see if your questions are answered. Do you have a burning … Continue reading

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Accessing Google Scholar

Google Scholar is playing up again. However, there is a simple solution. Google uses CAPTCHA to protect itself from bots (robots that trawl the Web downloading content). Whenever a network is sending Google Scholar an abnormal amount of traffic,  oogle Scholar … Continue reading

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tUNEup from home 2019

If you would like assistance with academic writing, referencing, study skills, and online learning then these sessions are for you! Two tUNEup from home courses will run in early 2019: tUNEup(1) 21 January-1 February 2019  tUNEup(2) 11 February-22 February 2019 (repeat)  … Continue reading

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Automatic renewals are here!

The Library is aware that you have a lot on, so we have introduced automatic renewals of your Library items to save you time. Your Library loans will now be automatically renewed at the end of the borrowing period.  Items … Continue reading

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Finding Open Access Content

It can be hard to keep up with the changing landscape of Open Access publishing. Promising front runners have disappeared and new products have risen to the top of the heap. This post will try to capture the current state of … Continue reading

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