Tag: Interlibrary loans

Security error message in Firefox

When you log into the interlibrary loan request system, or other Library pages requiring authentication, using Firefox, you may get a security warning reporting that: “The information you have entered on this page will be sent over an insecure connection and

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New interlibrary loan delivery system launched

We are pleased to confirm we are now using the new and improved DRM Lite system to deliver interlibrary loans from the British Library.  All orders placed using our interlibrary loans system will now use this system.  When you request

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Better interlibrary loans

We are pleased to announce that from Wednesday 7th June 2017 we are moving to a new and improved system for the secure electronic delivery of documents from the British Library called DRM Lite. This replaces the older FileOpen system

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Empowering you to help yourself

Saving you money is important to us, which is why we expanded the book swapping Book Nook and continue to offer book swap/sale noticeboards in the Library and on our website, helping you make the most of what you and

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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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Deadline for interlibrary loan orders and renewals

Update 03.01.16 – The interlibrary loan service is now operating normally again.  Any requests received after 4pm on Thursday 22 December 2016 will now be actioned. If you need an interlibrary loan or have an existing interlibrary loan that requires renewal, please

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Links to the Inter Library Loan request form not displaying in Discovery (resolved)

Update 30/1/16 – This issue has now been resolved.  Thank you for your patience. There is currently a problem with the link to the Inter Library Loan (ILL) form not appearing in the Discovery service for items which the library

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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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Resolved: Problems with interlibrary loans registration

Update 09.09.16 – The registration problems are now fixed. If you do have any problems, please contact the Library. Update 09.09.16 – You may download a printable interlibrary loan form by clicking here. Students and staff who are using the interlibrary

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Register and read: free articles from JSTOR

JSTOR are trialing a new service called “Register & Read” that gives free access to up to 3 articles every 14 days from a select range of journals if you sign up to their free Register & Read Service.

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