First Regional Event at Exeter College

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 1:28pm

Our South West Librarians gathered together in June. 

The day was hosted by Trevor Leyland of Exeter College (and sometime Marvin superstar) and was well attended by both Heritage and Heritage Cirqa users alike.

 

£30 raised for the Bobby Moore fund

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 1:30pm

Our July 'dress down' day raised funds on their behalf.

On the first Monday of each month IS staff can come to the Chapel in their casual clothes in return for a donation of £2 to the charity being supported. Staff can nominate any good cause they feel deserves a bit of extra help. This month's cause was chosen by Joe Derby in our Support Services team.

 

June's Charitable Cause - Anthony Nolan

Thu, 04/06/2015 - 7:02am

Our monthly 'dress down' day raised £48 on their behalf.

On the first Monday of each month IS staff can come to the Chapel in their casual clothes in return for a donation of £2 to the charity being supported. Staff can nominate any good cause they feel deserves a bit of extra help. This month's charity was nominated by Alex Smolonska, Sales Liaison Officer. Anthony Nolan aim to provide lifesaving transplants to every person with blood cancer who needs it.

 

Regional Events 2015

Mon, 27/04/2015 - 7:39am

Are we coming to a library near you?

This year we are taking something of our Open Day experience out on the road, and we will be holding events at a selection of venues around the UK. Check our Regional Events page for the latest details.

 

May Open Day almost full

Tue, 14/04/2015 - 12:44pm

Only 4 places left on our 14th May date, so hurry!

More details, including a booking form, can be found on our Open Day page.

 

Additional Free Search Widgets

Tue, 14/04/2015 - 12:56pm

Over 30 different widgets available now!

We offer our users free search widgets to install on their online catalogues. These widgets can pass search terms to a variety of different databases (whichever your institution currently subscribe to). The widgets available at present are as follows:

ATLA Religion

Britannica Academic

British National Formulary

British National Formulary for Children

Cambridge Companions Online

Credo Reference

Digital Theatre Plus

Drama Online

EBSCO

EBSCO History Reference Center

EBSCO Literary Reference Center

EBSCO Science Reference Center

Encyclopedia Britannica

Facebook

History Today

Issues Online (Independence Educational Publishers)

JSTOR

Live Chat

Microsoft Translate (Change Language)

New Scientist

NHS DUETs

NHS Evidence (Evidence Search)

NHS HDAS Simple Search

NHS NICE Journals and Databases

Oxford Art Online

Oxford English Dictionary

Oxford Music Online

Oxford Reference

Oxford Scholarship

Oxford’s Dictionary of National Biography

Peak Performance Online

Questia Online Library

ReadPlus

SOLO

Transfusion Evidence Library

Trip Database

Twitter

World Book Online

 

Congratulations Anna Bozic of Dr Williams' Library!

Tue, 10/03/2015 - 5:35pm

Anna won our CILIP Showcase Prize Draw!

Anna won £100 in National Book Tokens in the draw following last week's highly successful CILIP LMS Showcase.

 

£34 raised for Comic Relief

Tue, 10/03/2015 - 5:42pm

Our monthly 'dress down' day raised funds on their behalf.

On the first Monday of each month IS staff can come to the Chapel in their casual clothes in return for a donation of £2 to the charity being supported. Staff can nominate any good cause they feel deserves a bit of extra help. This month many people are raising funds for Comic Relief, so we thought we'd join in!

 
 

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