Annual Reviews' Website Maintenance 01/03/14 (Resolved)

Due to planned routine maintenance on Saturday, 1 March 2014 at 16.00, the Annual Reviews website will be unavailable for up to 16 hours.

BioOne Website Scheduled Maintenance 01/03/14 (Resolved)

Due to scheduled maintenance, The BioOne website will be unavailable on Saturday, 1st March, at 16.00, for up to 16 hours.


Web of Science Maintenence (Resolved)

Please be advised that scheduled maintenance for Web of Science will begin on Sunday, February 16, 2014 at 11:30, and end by 17:30. During this time, Web of Science may not be available intermittently.

Proquest Downtime (Resolved)

On February 15, 2014, ProQuest will make improvements to its internal systems.
These enhancements will be installed during an eight hour window: Sunday, February 16 at 03:00 for eight (8) hours
During this time,  ProQuest and Refworks products will not be available


TRIAL: Daily Mail Historical Archive

We are currently trialing the Daily Mail Historical Archive 1896-2004, over 100 years of this UK national newspaper can be viewed in full digital form, including advertisements, news stories and images that capture 20th century culture and society.
This trial will run until 6th March 2014 and you can access it here.

If you want to feedback to us on this resource, you can leave comments at the bottom of this post.



From the first week in March the Wrexham Healthcare Sciences Library will be opening 2 evenings a week. Tuesday and Wednesday evenings open until 8.00pm

Visitor Access to E-Resources

We are now piloting a new service for visitors, who will be able to access a selection of our licensed E-Resources (subject to registration).

This is on a dedicated PC currently located in the Main Library Foyer however; if successful we will look at extending to all library branches.

This will be in line with our acceptable use policy and E-Resource guidelines.

The Learning Lounge - 6 February 2014 - Applying for Work?

Applying for Work? ... Resources to Support you in Researching for a Job Interview !
Thursday 6 February 2014
   Adeilad Deiniol Library
      Drop-In between 12:00 - 14:00     Free Refreshments!


TRIAL: National Geographic Virtual Library

From 03/02/14 to 13/04/14 we have a trial for the National Geographic Virtual Library. This is a cross-searchable platform for the National Geographic archive, spanning back to 1888.

Click on this link to view: National Geographic Virtual Library

If you wish to feedback to us on this resource, you can leave comments at the bottom of this post.