Category Archives: staff news

LGBT+ History Month (February 2019)

The Library, working with Equality, Diversity and Inclusivity partners across campus, is celebrating LGBT+ History Month with the addition of more than 30 books to Library stock!  All the books purchased were suggested by members of the student LGBT+ group. … Continue reading

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Times Higher Education: register for online access!

The Library has started a subscription to the electronic version of the THE (Times Higher Education) for the whole University. This provides unrestricted access to their news and commentary, university rankings, World Summit Series and more. To quickly access the … Continue reading

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Enhanced Digimap access: UK maps & map data

On 1 August 2018 the Library renewed its Digimap subscription for the University of Bath. Digimap is an online geospatial service developed by EDINA for use in higher education. It features a broad range of maps and downloadable map data (compatible with … Continue reading

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Questions about managing your research outputs? We’re here to help!

In the first week of July (2nd – 6th), the Library Research Services Team are holding a series of events with the aim of showcasing the support we provide to researchers when you’re writing, publishing, archiving, or analysing the success of … Continue reading

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Digital Skills for Staff: Finding Information and Communicating Online

Develop Yourself and Your Students! This interactive workshop is aimed at staff who teach and support students, and will provide expert guidance and support for the following topics: Searching, Information Gathering Library Scanning Service Library Reading Lists Finding Online Images … Continue reading

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National award for collaborative work on principles for responsible metrics

We are very pleased to announce that Katie Evans of the University Library and Katy McKen from Research & Innovation Services (RIS) have been awarded a national award at the ARMA conference this week. ARMA is the Association for Research … Continue reading

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New book drop service launched

Tired of carrying Library books up the hill when they are due to be returned? You can now save yourself a trip to campus by returning any borrowed Library books via a book drop box inside the new Virgil Building at … Continue reading

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