Tag: reading lists

Scanning for Moodle? Ask your Library to do it for you!

If you make scanned extracts from books, journals or magazines, or taken text or still images from works published in electronic format available to students, for example through Moodle, then you are required to report the copies you have made. We strongly

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PBS staff drop-in sessions starting this Friday

If any members of staff from the Portsmouth Business School would like to discuss reading lists, book ordering or any other library-related matters you will have the opportunity to see either Sue Stevenson or Lizzie Wildgoose every Friday afternoon from

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Giving you what you want

“The reading lists provided are all extremely useful and link well to the units. Most of the reading is also available online so it saves you going to the library which is very convenient.”

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When are reading lists more than just lists?

Whether they are long or short, in depth or an introduction, the reading lists prepared by your course tutors are really important. They tell you what you’re expected to read, and provide pointers to the material which you’ll need to

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Learn to love your online reading lists

Online reading lists take you straight to what your lecturers want you to read.  They ensure we have enough copies for you in print and online.  They give you access to electronic resources from a single click and will show you

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Buying books? Buy them cheaper!

Much precious spending money frequently gets invested in a complete set of textbooks that either turn out to be poor choices or available for free to borrow from the Library.  Most books that are not marked as “recommended for purchase”

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Two Library projects to help your students make the most of our resources

Do you have a reading list that is dived by weeks or topics? We have a new way to embed articles, chapters, e-books and more into your Moodle page.  This means that the resources you want students to read each

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Talis Aspire online reading lists roll over at 12 noon on Friday, 31 July

Update 03/08/15 – All reading lists should now have rolled over and be ready for you to edit from today.  If you have any queries or problems please contact linda.jones@port.ac.uk or paul.egan@port.ac.uk.   The Library is rolling over Talis Aspire

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Essential catalogue maintenance (Tuesday, 30 June)

Due to essential maintenance to the Library catalogue on Tuesday, 30 June, shelf marks, printed book and journal availability information will be unavailable from the catalogue, Discovery Service and reading lists in the early morning.  All services are expected to be working normally by 10

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Critical reading is just a click away

63% of units now have their own online reading lists – an increase of 20% from last year.  This success is the result of the ongoing collaboration between your lecturers and your Library. Each online reading list allows us to take

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