Tag Archives: Link resolver

Database news

The recent upgrade to the new ProQuest platform has resulted in the following enhancements – Lingering problems with the ERIC thesaurus have now been resolved. A new ‘Education Level’ limit can now be applied within advanced search in ERIC. Direct links … Continue reading

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New education e-journal backfiles now available

More access to e-journals is a popular request from Library users. The Library has responded by acquiring two backfile collections of education e-journals from publishers Wiley-Blackwell and Sage. The backfile from Wiley-Blackwell consists of 27 titles, which amounts to over … Continue reading

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A new look for the Web of Knowledge

The Web of Knowledge is launched on a new platform (v5.3) on Sunday 17th July. The IOE subscription to this important citation searching database comprises the Web of Science (1898-present) featuring scholarly literature in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities including the Conference … Continue reading

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Full text Articles via Google Scholar

Our link resolver now offers links to full text content (subscribed and open access) within Google Scholar both on and off campus. If the full text of your search result is available online, a link to ‘Full Text from IOE’ will … Continue reading

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IOE Find it!

Our link resolver ‘IOE Find it!’  (see previous post) has been fully operational for just over a month now. We’ve added IOE branding to the button and have been working hard to ensure that it is popping up in as many databases and publisher … Continue reading

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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

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Link resolver almost ready

Our new shiny link resolver is nearly ready for launch. It will make finding content a lot easier. For example, if you are in the Library Catalogue and you find that something is on loan, it might be available at … Continue reading

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