Category: Announcements

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Ebooks at Nottingham – library survey

June 11th, 2014 at 11:06

The library is interested in getting feedback on the use of library ebooks.  A short survey will be open until the end of June, and respondents can choose to give their email address to enter a draw for a £50 Amazon voucher. The responses will be used to further develop our services in this area, [...]

Webinars about Important changes to UK copyright law

May 21st, 2014 at 09:05

Important changes to UK copyright law will come into force on 1 June 2014. These amendments will extend the exceptions granted for use in education and teaching. Jisc Legal is offering two different online events on this subject: 1. Copyright Changes Online Masterclass (Wednesday, 21 May, 2pm – 4pm) An interactive webcast is aimed at [...]

Undergraduate and Taught Postgraduate students

May 19th, 2014 at 07:05

Finalists graduating summer 2014 Please return all your library loans and settle any outstanding fines before you leave. Returning Students Your 8 week loan books may be requested by other borrowers during the summer vacation and the loan period may be shortened. Please remember to check your email account for recall notices and return books [...]

Ebooks at Nottingham — chosen by you

March 20th, 2014 at 03:03

With over 100,000 titles available, our ebook collection is one of the most heavily used in the country, and it’s constantly expanding. We now have even more titles on offer through our new service, which gives you the freedom to select the ebooks you really need. You can view these additional ebooks for free for [...]

E-resource problems: new help form

February 11th, 2014 at 11:02

The eLibrary Gateway (eLG) has a new form on the library services Help and Support pages: If you use the ’Access problems?’ link from the eLG front page or from the SFX menu they will point to the form. These forms will then get submitted to our eLG mailbox and will speed up the [...]

Denis Arnold Music Library: opening hours during the Christmas Vacation, 2013-14

December 10th, 2013 at 12:12

Please note that from the close on Friday 13th December until the start of Term 2, 13th January 2014, the library will be open Vacation hours, i.e.: Monday-Friday: Open: 9.30am to 12.30pm and 1.30pm to 4.30pm (Closed: 12.30pm-1.30pm) Saturday: Closed NB: The library will be closed entirely over the Christmas period from Monday 23rd December [...]

Denis Arnold Music Library: opening times in August

July 14th, 2013 at 10:07

The Denis Arnold Music Library will only be open at the following times in August: Tuesdays: 1.45-4.45pm Thursdays: 9am-12.30pm Normal vacation hours will resume on 2nd September.

Renewal of Library books: academic staff and postgraduate researchers

June 7th, 2013 at 08:06

Academic staff and postgraduate researchers need to renew their Library books, either in person or online, by the end of this month, i.e. June 30th.  The new renewal date will be 30th June 2014.

Denis Arnold Music Library revised opening hours from Friday May 17th

May 9th, 2013 at 11:05

The Denis Arnold Music Library will be closing at 4.30pm from Friday May 17 until the end of term, June 21st.  Thereafter, normal Vacation Hours will come in to force. Weekend opening will also be suspended from this date.  The revised hours from this date are, therefore: Monday-Friday: 9.30am to 4.30pm (closed for lunch from [...]

Clinical Knowledge Summaries

April 9th, 2013 at 07:04

The new Clinical Knowledge Summaries (CKS) service provided by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) is now live and is available at