Tag: e-journals

Getting to electronic resources: the tyranny of choice

Choice is usually seen as a good thing but when you just want to get into an electronic resource, having to choose which link button to click on to get to an article more often than not simply gets in

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Ingenta Connect e-journals only available on campus

Update 23.02.17 – A change to the subscription with Ingenta means that these journals will be campus use only in future. Ingenta Connect e-journals are currently only available away from the University campus if you are using the VPN.  This follows

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Finding free journal articles outside the Library

Choosing either one of the “Full Text Online Only” or “Full Text (Online and Print)” options in the Discovery Service will ensure you only ever see materials that you can access from the Library.  Some of the more specialist databases

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Intellect visual arts journals free trial

Are you into Art?  A comic aficionado?  A self-confessed computer graphics nerd?  None of the above but just enjoy pretty pictures?  If you answered “maybe” to any of the above, this trial is for you!   We now have trial access

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Publications search not working in Discovery (resolved)

Update 24.01.17 – The Discovery Service is working normally again.  Thank you for your patience. Searches for journal titles in the Discovery Service have begun to return a “No results were found” error message, even for journals we hold in stock.  We have contacted

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Intellect journals free trial

We are pleased to offer trial access to part of ten leading visual arts journals until 20th April 2017.  Click on a journal below, click “View online”, and then look for the issues and articles marked with a blue square and an ‘F’

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Trial access to popular Emerald journal articles

As an early Christmas present to their customers, Emerald are offering free access until 31st December 2016 to the two most downloaded articles from 2016 in each of their subject collections.  Click here for full access to all the articles. http://www.emeraldgrouppublishing.com/promo/video/emd_xmas16_anim01.mp4

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Problems accessing Oxford University Press ejournals (resolved)

Update 16/12/16 – this login issue on the new Oxford University Press journals website has now been resolved. Oxford University Press are currently moving their journal content from their old journal platform (http://www.oxfordjournals.org/en/index.html) to a new platform (https://academic.oup.com/journals). The new

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Research without limits: reading things the Library does not stock

If you find something you really want, even if we don’t hold it in the library in print or online you can very often still get it, and quickly.  Click “Read more” for our guide to getting your hands on materials

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E-resource sign-in temporarily available only on campus, via VPN and Web Proxy (resolved)

Update 28.10.16 – Normal authentication has been restored and you should be able to access everything as usual once again.  Thank you for your patience. We regret that the authentication system used to log into all our electronic resources when away from the

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