Archive for May, 2009

May 27, 2009

Library podcast: Databases

by Debbie

headphonesThe latest in the library’s podcast series, Top tips for smart searchers, is now available. This episode covers databases. You can download it, and previous episodes, from the Library’s podcast page.

May 26, 2009

New books in the Library

by Debbie

The latest crop of new books has been added to the library. As usual, you just need to click on the title to be taken to the library catalogue. If a book is showing as being in Processing, then you can place a hold on it and you’ll be notified when it’s available for you to pick up. Happy reading!

Environmental Technology New Books May 2009

Haldane Collection New Material May 2009

May 12, 2009

Library poll: How do you usually access our electronic resources?

by Debbie

The Library is looking for your opinion again! This time, we’re interested in how you access our electronic resources. You can vote by visiting the Library home page – the poll is on the right hand side.

If you would like to see the results of our previous polls, then you can see them here.

May 8, 2009

New issue of Impact available now!

by Debbie

Impact issue 13

The latest issue of the Library newsletter, Impact, is now available. You can pick up a copy from the Library, or you can read the online pdf version on the Library website.

This time, we have articles on:

  • a look at the new Silwood Library
  • changes at the Chelsea & Westminster Campus Library
  • learning to learn – a look at some of the training courses we provide
  • working against the clock – 24 hours in the life of the Library
  • making the most of My Imperial

Happy reading!

May 7, 2009

Science Museum Library extended opening hours

by Debbie

From May 2009 the Science Museum Library (SML) on Level 3 of the Central Library will be extending its opening hours to include evening and weekend opening. The hours will be:

  • Monday to Friday: 09.30 to 20.30
  • Saturday: 10.00 to 18.00

The STS Desk (for SML enquiries) will continue to be staffed Monday to Friday 10.00 to 17.00.

Please see their webpage for further information.

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