Category Archives: databases

While You Were Away: New Library guides for Information and Research Skills

This is the second in a series of post to let you know about key Library developments  while you were away over the summer. The Library has developed 6 new Library guides to help you develop your information and research skills … Continue reading

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New architecture journals database: Avery Index

The Library has begun a subscription to the Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals. This electronic database enables you to search for articles from across 325 current and 3,080 retrospective architecture journals from around the world. Avery Index, founded in 1934, … Continue reading

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The Economist Historical Archive

We are pleased to announce that you now have access to The Economist Historical Archive. You can access this digitised archive by searching the library catalogue, or you can access it directly by clicking here. For over 170 years, the Economist has reported … Continue reading

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JISC Geospatial Data service now available for UK maps and spatial data

JISC developed this new mapping and spatial data service with Airbus. Until July 2020 they are making it available for free to the FE/HE community in the UK. It makes available current and historic Ordnance Survey maps and data (including … Continue reading

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New resources: books, databases, journals and more!

We hope you enjoyed Inter-Semester Break and are now back in the groove for the new Semester! Here are some highlights of new and recently added Library resources, as well as some general updates since Autumn that may have passed … Continue reading

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Interoperability and Discoverability: An Overview of the Research Publication Systems we use at the University of Bath

A recurring theme across all of the work that takes place in Library Research Services is interoperability. A key system we use across the team is Pure.  We work closely with colleagues in the University Research Office (RIS) to use … Continue reading

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Trial access to Bloomsbury Architecture Library

From Monday 5 November 2018 until Thursday 3 January 2019 we have free full-text trial access to the Bloomsbury Architecture Library. BAL includes the full text of the latest digital edition of Sir Bannister Fletcher’s seminal Global History of Architecture as … Continue reading

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