Friday, 22 May 2009

Vacation time!!!

We're now into vacation opening hours. This means that we're open at 9am to 7pm from monday to friday and from 9am to 5pm on saturday and Sunday.

If you require an overnight loan of a Short Loan book, this is now possible from 3pm.

The terraces - as ever - are accessible 24/7. Don't forget your smartcard!

Thursday, 21 May 2009

PubMed on iPhone or iTouch

For those of you lucky enough to have an iPhone or iTouch, you may be interested to learn that 'PubMed On Tap' is an application for your iPhone or iPod Touch that lets
you search PubMed while on the go.

Click here for more details.

Monday, 11 May 2009

May's Book Swap

Bring along your unwanted books to our book swap on the 14th May from 12 pm to 4 pm at Food for Thought.

Come and browse the tables and remember they are all free to take away. Swap your tired textbooks for some chick lit to read on the beach.

If you cannot make it on the day, you are very welcome to drop books off for the book swap at the LRC Service Desk.

Friday, 1 May 2009

Free Access to Swine Flu Information from DynaMed

Due to the recent global outbreak of Swine Influenza, EBSCO Publishing and the DynaMed Editors have made DynaMed’s information about Swine Influenza free to health care providers and institutions throughout the world. The DynaMed topic on Swine Influenza consolidates information from multiple sources for health care providers to stay current with recommendations for monitoring, diagnosing, and treating patients with flu-like illnesses during this outbreak. DynaMed Editors will continue to monitor information and update this topic as needed throughout this global crisis. Please click on the following link for information regarding Swine Influenza:

DynaMed is a point-of-care reference resource designed to provide clinicians with the best available evidence to support clinical decision-making. DynaMed is part of the suite of medical products owned and provided by EBSCO Publishing and is updated daily by monitoring medical literature sources.