E-resource maintenance Notice Saturday 30th May 2015 – MyiLibrary

MyiLibrary have informed us that they have scheduled maintenance being carried out on their platform this weekend.

There will be no access to any MyiLibrary content between the hours of 1pm and 7pm on Saturday 30th May 2015.  

Please note that this will include all MyiLibrary ebooks whether you are accessing the site directly, or linking out from the Library Catalogue or Summon.


Resource Trial – Psychotherapy.net Streaming Video Collections

We currently have a trial set up to Psychotherapy.net Streaming Video Collections 

The trial lasts until 25th June 2015 and the resource will work both on and off campus (as long as you use the link provided)

  • Psychotherapy.net’s video collections feature rich and diverse compilations of high quality streaming training videos in the fields of counselling, psychotherapy, and addiction.
  • Many of the videos show leading practitioners conducting therapy and demonstrating clinical skills, along with pre and post discussions.
  • The streaming video platform offers great teaching tools at your fingertips
  • Over 200 videos available
  • Includes: Irvin Yalom, Albert Ellis, Joseph Wolpe, Richard Schwartz, Kay Jamison, Carl Rogers, Insoo Kim Berg, Sue Johnson (and many more!)

We’d love to hear from both staff and students – what do you think of this kind of resource?  All feedback welcome!

E-resource Maintenance Notice Sunday 31st May – Web of Science

Thomson Reuters have advised they will be carrying out maintenance to the Web of Science platform on Sunday 31st May 2015.  The maintenance window is 1:00PM – 16:00PM BST

They expect minimal interruption to the service for users who are logged into Web of Science at that time.

Thomson Reuters apologise for any inconvenience due as a result.


Library Building Summer Opening Hours

Summer is here!

The Library building is now open at the following times: Monday-Thursday 09:00-20:00, Friday 09:00-17:00 and Saturday-Sunday CLOSED.

SEZ will be open until 17:00 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday and until 20:00 on Thursday only.

You can view our full opening hours at any time here

Happy holidays


Top Ten Tips For Successful Searching!

We’ve created a handy toolkit designed to help you find and use information effectively. The toolkit contains top tips on the best resources, using Google wisely, refining internet searches and links to great online tutorials where you can hone your skills.

You can find the toolkit here 

Happy searching!