Tag Archives: eResources

Trial access to SAGE Knowledge available to IOE staff and students

We have set up trial access to SAGE Knowledge for all current IOE staff and students. It describes itself as ‘…the premier social science eBook platform’. It contains a huge range of SAGE eBook and eReference content. You will be … Continue reading

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Simplified access to eResources

The Library is simplifying access to our electronic resources. From 1st August 2012 you will be able to access the Library’s subscribed electronic resources within the IOE eLibrary using just your IOE network username and password rather than ATHENS. Our … Continue reading

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ESCalate resources now being added to DERA

Work has begun to add 155 selected full text publications from ESCalate to DERA (the IOE Digital Education Resource Archive). From 2000 to 2011 ESCalate produced and disseminated resources for staff and students in Higher Education and Further Education involved … Continue reading

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British Council Films

Launched this month is a digitised collection of films produced for the British Council in the 1940s. Insights to a different era, both of documentary film making, but also how we presented ourselves to the outside world. Lots of great material however … Continue reading

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Try the Book Citation Index

The Library has another three-month trial of Thomson Reuter’s ‘Book Citation Index’ in the ‘Web of Knowledge’ (WoK).  The Book Citation Index (BKCI) does exactly what the journal citation indexes do, in that it maintains a count of the number of … Continue reading

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BBC Northern Ireland’s Chronicle goes online

And before we go any further, let’s be clear this is the BBC NI news programme not the history/archaeology series of the same name! The Library has signed up for access to a unique collection of BBC news material allowing … Continue reading

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Service Interruptions #2

Please note the following service interruptions scheduled for this weekend – ProQuest (BEI, ERIC, ASSIA etc) – Sunday, 25th March at 03:00 until Sunday, 25th March at 15:00 (postponed from last weekend). UK Data Archive (Census.ac.uk Portal, CDU, CIDER, SARs etc) … Continue reading

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