Month: November 2015

High Five a Librarian Day

Friend to Libraries, Neil Gaiman, told us (and the rest of Twitter) a couple of days ago that today is High Five a Librarian Day!  (and that it’s Alan Moore’s Birthday – you can find his book, Watchmen, on Level 5, btw). Just learned that Wednesday will be #High5ALibrarianDay. (it will also be Alan Moore’s…Continue Reading High Five a Librarian Day

Library Loves…Exams

We’re here when you need us the most. Throughout December and January Library Loves… Exams.  Look for stalls in the library at Northampton Square, outside Cass Learning Resource Centre and at the Law Libraries at Innovation Centre and Gray’s Inn Place with special information on how Library Services can support you during the exams period, with…Continue Reading Library Loves…Exams

Looking for Industry Intelligence? IBISWorld

IBISWorld provides industry intelligence. With over 400 industries covered and similar coverage of global economies, IBISWorld has the broadest collection of industry research worldwide. Each industry report provides the most detailed performance data and analysis on the market; supply chain information; forecasts; risk scores; operating strengths and weaknesses; analysis of external drivers; major player market…Continue Reading Looking for Industry Intelligence? IBISWorld

Resource of the month: Cite Them Right Online.

What is it? Your go-to resource for proper citing and referencing.  It covers how to cite and reference resources in your work using Harvard, the standard style for City, as well as APA, MLA, MHRA, OSCOLA and Vancouver referencing styles.Content includes step-by-step instructions for citing and referencing anything you use in your work including: Book…Continue Reading Resource of the month: Cite Them Right Online.

Library Staff Love #1: LISTA

Welcome to our brand new feature, Library Staff Love! Each month, a member of the Library Services team here at City University London will share what they love about the Library and tell you why. Our first recommendation has come from James, who has nominated LISTA (Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts) as his choice….Continue Reading Library Staff Love #1: LISTA

Book an appointment with a librarian

Subject Librarians at Northampton Square offer 1 to 1 meetings where you can discuss your specialist research needs or get help with literature searching, using e-resources or citing and referencing.  You can now book an appointment with a librarian online by visiting http://libcal.city.ac.uk/calendar/workshops or accessing your specific Subject Guide. When booking an appointment you will be asked to…Continue Reading Book an appointment with a librarian

New Resource: Artemis Primary Sources

Artemis Primary Sources is a dynamic search platform which allows you to cross-search the full text of City University’s  subscriptions to Gale historical collections and newspapers.  Content includes: The Times and Sunday Times Archive (1785-2008) The Financial Times Historical Archive  (1888-2010) The Independent Digital Archive  (1986-2012) Daily Mail Historical Archive (1896-2004) 19th Century Newspapers 19th Century UK Periodicals…Continue Reading New Resource: Artemis Primary Sources