Tag Archives: Library Catalogue

Benjamin Zephaniah on Bookclub

Yesterday I caught Bookclub on Radio 4 where Benjamin Zephaniah was discussing his book, Refugee Boy. The discussion group was made up of secondary school age young adults, and members of the University of the Third Age, which struck me as a … Continue reading

Posted in Library and Archives | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Doing a dissertation?

Digging, delving and drilling down for that elusive information to create 20,000 fascinating words? If so, for reliable and specific research, you’re going to have to go beyond Google and start digging in databases. As librarians, we usually advise a search … Continue reading

Posted in Library and Archives | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Online journals go from strength to strength

IOE students and staff downloaded online full text journal articles a total of 240,577 times during 2010. This total represents both PDF and HTML onscreen views. Our  ‘top ten’ most popular online journals in terms of full text downloads, accounted for 31,469 of these views. These titles … Continue reading

Posted in Library and Archives | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Newly published research

You will probably have heard in the news about the recent Department for Education report, “Practitioners’ Experiences of the Early Years Foundation Stage”, which was written by colleagues here at the IOE. You can find this report on the Library … Continue reading

Posted in Library and Archives | Tagged , , | Leave a comment