Tag: ejournals

Update 17 July – The reading list rollover cometh NOT!

Update 17 July 2019 – In light of Curriculum 2019 and subsequent changes to courses and units, we will not roll existing content over to the next academic year.  We will instead archive all 2018/19 reading lists at the end

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Better resourced than ever before

“The university library provides a fantastic service to all students. The texts available both in print and online editions are extensive.” ~ former student   We subscribe to more than twice as many ejournals this year as last, we have

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Planned downtime for Ebook Central ebooks, ProQuest ejournals and Oasis

Our largest ebook platform Ebook Central, the ejournals from ProQuest and (for academic staff) the Oasis book ordering platform will all be unavailable while scheduled maintenance takes place on the evening of Saturday 5 January from 5-7 pm.  Further maintenance is

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Free mental health awareness and wellbeing e-resources available until 31 October

Cambridge University Press are honouring the mental health awareness events held earlier this October by making journal articles and book chapters related to mental health and wellbeing available for free until the end of the month. Click or tap here to

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Google as platform, Google as publisher?

Among the many things Google is involved in at the moment is the controversial new e-journal Distill, a product of its the Distill Working Group.  Operated at a distance as a peer-reviewed academic journal in the area of artificial intelligence, questions

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Publications finder not working properly

A problem has occurred with the publication finder search in the Discovery Service.  Susbcription dates and links to content are not displaying properly.  The supplier are working hard to resolve it.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Resolved: Intermittent problem accessing EBSCO e-resources (including EBSCO ebooks and the Discovery Service)

Update 25.01.17 – This problem has been resolved, although a similar problem limited to the electronic journals publications search appears to have recurred today.  This has been reported under a separate service status update.  We apologise for any inconvenience this

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Log in problem with Wiley Online

Our Wiley Online ejournal content appears to be temporarily unavailable due to an unexpected login problem.  Logging in to Wiley Online to access subscribed content leads to a perpetual loop back to the login screen.  We have reported this problem

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Resolved: Taylor & Francis e-journals temporarily unavailable

Update 12.01.18 – Access to Taylor & Francis ejournals has now been restored.  Thank you for your patience. We have temporarily lost access to Taylor & Francis e-journals.  Taylor & Francis report that this is a known problem affecting many

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Resolved: Access lost to subscribed Springer journals content

Update 12.01.18 – Access to Springer journals has been restored.  Thank you for your patience. We appear to have unexpectedly lost access to our Springer journals subscription.  We have reported this to Springer, who are investigating.  We apologise for any

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