Are you going to be revising for your exams or studying over the Christmas break?

We can now confirm our opening times for the holiday period. Northampton Square Library From Monday 21st December the will be open from 9am to 10pm (reference and self-service after 5pm), closing at 3pm on Thursday 24th December and re-opening on between Tuesday 29th December and Thursday 31st December from 10am to 6pm (reference and self-service). Access during…Continue Reading Are you going to be revising for your exams or studying over the Christmas break?

Extended loans

To help you prepare for your exams, Library Services is giving you extended loan periods over the Christmas and New Year break. If you borrow or renew a seven day loan on Friday 11th December you won’t have to bring it back until the 4th January.  Pop in on Monday 21st December or anytime up to…Continue Reading Extended loans

Resource of the month: Anatomy TV (Primal Pictures)

What is it?   Anatomy TV (also known as Primal Pictures) is a database containing 3-D human anatomy images with descriptions, layers of pictures and interactive learning activities. Images can be observed as individual organs or as a region of the body. They can be used for teaching, presentations, assignments or dissertations. How can I…Continue Reading Resource of the month: Anatomy TV (Primal Pictures)

Audio-Visual (AV) Collection Move

The AV Collection can now be found on level 2 of the Northampton Square Library  next to the reception desk.  The collection includes CDs and DVDs across a range of disciplines, including film, music, documentaries and health sciences.  To see what we have you can browse the collection by searching CityLibrary Search and narrowing your…Continue Reading Audio-Visual (AV) Collection Move

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