Tag: ebooks

E-books are for everyone

It is important to us to make our resources equally easy to use for all our clients who might want them.  To this end, we have made sure that wherever possible our e-books are screen reader friendly so they can

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Reading for Pleasure – Happy days are here again!

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week and at this time of year students and staff are particularly under strain busily preparing for exams, completing dissertations and finishing off final submissions. Our brains are crammed with ‘useful’ information, our bodies

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New eBooks – April 2018

What follows is a list of new electronic books received by the Library during April 2018 ordered by title. More complete details, as well as listings from previous months, are available on our website’s New Books page in the form of downloadable

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The EBSCO eBooksmobile app is retiring in May

EBSCO will be retiring the EBSCO eBooksmobile app in May 2018 as it migrates its ebooks to the latest EPUB file format.  This change in file format allows EBSCO to offer an improved reading experience, supporting different screen and font sizes and better

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New eBooks – March 2018

What follows is a list of new electronic books received by the Library during March 2018 ordered by title. More complete details, as well as listings from previous months, are available on our website’s New Books page in the form of downloadable

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EBSCO ebook tutorials

We subscribe to a lot of EBSCO ebooks these days, so it is handy to know exactly how to get the most from them.  We have produced our own guide to using and downloading EBSCO ebooks as part of the wide

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Reading about reading

Reading is a curious habit, something you have to learn to begin with and persevere at until you get really good at it, when it becomes very useful and, well, fun.  Worrying then, that it is claimed to be a

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New eBooks – February 2018

What follows is a list of new electronic books received by the Library during January 2018 ordered by title. More complete details, as well as listings from previous months, are available on our website’s New Books page in the form of downloadable

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MyiLibrary ebooks are moving to Ebook Central

From Wednesday 14th March 2018 we will no longer have access to the MyiLibrary ebook platform.  On this date, all our MyiLibrary ebooks will move into Ebook Central.  When these ebooks move platform, you will permanently lose both your MyiLibrary bookshelf and any notes you have made

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Digitally enhanced

  “The library has a multitude of very helpful resources and if you cannot find what you need, the library staff are incredibly helpful at providing you what you need!” We have redesigned our website from the bottom up to

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