31/05/2013

Web of Knowledge Trial

In addition to our current subscriptions through Web of Knowledge, Bangor University has trial access to the following content:

Chinese Science Citation Index, Current Contents Connect, Data Citation Index, Derwent Innovations Index, Book Citation Index, Current Chemical Reactions and Index Chemicus.

Trial Access to these additional resources ends August 31st 2013. If you want to feedback to us on this resource, you can leave comments at the bottom of this post.

Access it here: http://unicat.bangor.ac.uk/record=e1000795~S1

Main Library - Closed this Saturday

The Main Library will be closed on Saturday 1st June. Re-open noon on Sunday 2nd. We apologise for any inconvenience.

30/05/2013

Chemistry for Biologists: The following two free e-resources have been added to the catalogue

"Biochemistry Across the School Curriculum (BASC)": 10 free online booklets aimed at A level standard students and their teachers, provided by the Biochemistry Society

http://encore.bangor.ac.uk/iii/encore/record/C__Re1000789

"Chemistry for Biologists" a free resource from the RSC helps you understand the chemical principles underlying biology. The site is aimed at post-16 students taking Biology (or related subjects) to AS-, A2- Scottish Higher or similar level. It will also be of use to first year undergraduates studying biology.

http://encore.bangor.ac.uk/iii/encore/record/C__Re1000790

Richards Reading Room closed 03.06.13 - 10.06.13

It will be necessary to close the Richards Reading Room for approximately one week from 03.06.13 to allow building contractors to undertake essential maintenance upgrades. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

If you wish to consult items from Richards while it is closed we will be happy to fetch them for you. Please ask staff at the Service Desk for further information.

New Chemistry learning resources added to the catalogue.

Learn Chemistry is an online hub for chemistry education resources and services, provided by the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC).
Includes hundreds of free interactive tools, data pages, worksheets, experiments, videos, podcasts, and more for primary school up to undergraduate student level.

http://encore.bangor.ac.uk/iii/encore/record/C__Re1000791

Our Extended Hours trial is ending.

Main Library’s 24/7 trial and the longer opening hours at Deiniol will end at 10pm on Friday 31st May.

Have you used Main Library overnight, or popped into Deiniol late in the evening? Let us know what you thought of our longer hours - email library@bangor.ac.uk

29/05/2013

Digimap: Muddled Maps

What are your plans this summer?

Money, work experience, training...? The choice is yours
Come to the Learning Lounge and speak with Job agencies, careers advisors, GO Wales, and voluntary organisations.

Wednesday 5th June 2013 @ 12:30 - 2:30pm
Llyfrgell Adeilad Deiniol Library.

Free Refreshments!

03/05/2013

Extended Opening - Adeilad Deiniol Library

AVAILABLE FROM MAY 6th - MAY 31st

Monday to Thursday: 8.30am - Midnight
Friday: 8.30am - 10pm
Saturday & Sunday: 12pm - 8.30pm

Available for a trial period

All Day & All Night - The Main Library is going 24/7

Whether you need time to revise, study, or just need some space to think. The Main Library will be open 24 hours a day for a limited time.

(Shankland reading room will close at midnight)

AVAILABLE FROM MAY 6th - MAY 31st