Do you use your University Google Drive account (i.e. a Google account accessed through your Raven login, rather than a personal Google account) for backup and storage? If so, there are significant changes coming relating to storage limits — so it’s important that you understand what the changes will involve, and whether there will be […]
The Clinical School, and so the Medical Library, will be closed over the Christmas period. The library will close at 12:45pm on Friday, 24th December 2021, and will reopen at 8am on Tuesday, 4th January 2022. Seasonal greetings to everyone, and best wishes for 2022.
On Friday, 26th November, a professional photographer will be taking photos in the Clinical School building, including in the library. They will not be taking photos that involve any library users, so there is no need to disrupt your study routine. We do not anticipate any noise and disruption as a result of the photographer, […]
Do you routinely search for preprints as part of your research — perhaps in order to include grey literature in your systematic review? Most medical researchers will be familiar with MedRXiv and BioRXiv, which are two of the main repositories of medical and biological science preprints. While these repositories provide a wealth of preprint papers, […]
The work undertaken to replace windows in the Medical Library is now coming to an end. This should mean no further disruption and noise in the corridors or study areas. This also means that our training room is again available to take bookings. If you wish to book the training room, please ensure that you […]
Replacement of windows in the Medical Library is ongoing this week. At the moment, the training room is completely out of use. If you were intending to book this room for phone calls/interviews, group study or presentations, please make alternative arrangements as no bookings will be permitted and the room is out of bounds to […]
Bank Holiday Monday 30th August, the Medical Library will be closed. The library will reopen as usual from 08:00 on Tuesday 31st August.
Next week (from Monday 23rd August onwards) work will begin in the Clinical School to replace many of the existing windows. This will mean that the library training room, and the Shhh room will not be available to use as study spaces. Regular users of the training room for meetings/video calls should be aware that […]
DS-Print, the University-wide printing network used in the Medical Library, will be undergoing some upgrades between 9am-11am on Tuesday, 17th August. You will still be able to print during this time, but you will not be able to add printer credit to your account. In other words, you must have sufficient credit in your account […]
If you currently log in to Pubmed with a personal (‘My NCBI’) account — i.e. a username and password — you will need to take action by June 2022 if you want to retain access to saved searches, alerts and other saved content in Pubmed. Pubmed have made available the following information and instructions: What’s […]