Monday, 31 October 2011
You have access to thousands of online articles, conference proceedings and papers, case studies, books and other academic material to help you with your essays, assignments and projects. View or download the full list of e-resources to find out what's available in the Library & Computing tab in the university portal.
Thursday, 27 October 2011
FBIS Daily Reports, 1974–1996 consist of translated broadcasts, news agency transmissions, newspapers, periodicals, and government statements from nations around the globe. These media sources were monitored in their languages of origin, translated into English, and issued by an agency of the US government. FBIS Daily reports cover the following regions and dates:
- Middle East and North Africa, 1974–1987
- Near East and South Asia, 1987–1996
- South Asia, 1980–1987
- Sub-Saharan Africa, 1974–1980 and
- Africa, 1987–1996
- Eastern Europe, 1974–1996
Friday, 14 October 2011
We now have access to EBSCO’s Education Research Complete database. The database provides full text access to over 1,200 journal titles, full text access to over 500 books and monographs and conference papers as well as indexing and abstracts for more than 2,300 journals.
This database covers all stages of education, from early years to lifelong learning and all subject areas relating to education. Find out more about the collection from the product page.
To access on and off campus:
Log in to the University portal with your computer ID and password.
Select the My Learning page.
In the Search the Library portlet select the Online databases and academic journals link.
On the next page the e-resources are arranged alphabetically by title.
Select the letter 'E' of the alphabet at the top of the list or scroll down to Education Research Complete and click on the name to be transferred into EBSCOhost.
Select EBSCOhost Research Databases.Select the Education Databases group to search.
Thursday, 13 October 2011
Friday, 7 October 2011
In order to download free Microsoft professional tools students need to get verified via DreamSpark. You need to create a Windows Live ID account and follow these steps:
2. Sign in with your unverified Windows Live ID
3. Select Get Verified on the left
4. Select Verify as a Student
5. Select Get Verified through my school
6. Select country United Kingdom
We also have a presentation on Slideshare.