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NUsearch upgrade August 2018

The latest upgrade of NUsearch, our online library discovery tool, went live from Monday 6 August. There are three main changes in this upgrade; the addition of interactive elements via an…

From  Ian Kingsbury 8 Months ago 0 likes 1,249 views 0  

NUsearch improvements May 2018

An overview of some of the improvements we've made to NUsearch in May 2018. NUsearch is your online library discovery tool, where you can search and access all of our physical and digital…

From  Ian Kingsbury 11 Months ago 0 likes 582 views 0  

April Fool - #Cattic

Earlier today announced a new space in Hallward Library on University Park Campus where students can study with cats... 🐈 It was an April Fool - tell us in the comments if you believed us. 🙈

From  Paul Hodgson A year ago 0 likes 17 views 0  

NUsearch upgrade February 2018

An overview of some of the improvements and new features delivered in the February 2018 NUsearch upgrade, including: Full integration with Nottingham ePrints (repository of all UoN-generated…

From  Ian Kingsbury A year ago 0 likes 776 views 0  

Self-service Reservations in our libraries

Once you’ve selected a book to be delivered to your library of choice, here’s how to pick it up and check it out.

From  Paul Hodgson A year ago 0 likes 117 views 0  

Self-service laptop loan lockers in our libraries

You can borrow laptops and iPads from most of our libraries. At Hallward and George Green we have self-service laptop loan lockers. Here’s how to use them.

From  Paul Hodgson A year ago 0 likes 592 views 0  

Finding books in our libraries

How to locate books and resources in our seven UK libraries using NUsearch, our online library discovery tool.More information: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/library/collections

From  Debs Storey A year ago 0 likes 928 views 0  

New look NUsearch 2017/18

In Summer 2017 LRLR (Libraries) changed and improved NUsearch, your online library discovery tool. NUsearch lets you search and access all our physical and digital resources and collections, as well…

From  Ian Kingsbury A year ago 0 likes 690 views 0  

Why Study Ecclesiastes with Doug Ingram

Dr Doug Ingram and Dr Peter Watts look at one short and enigmatic biblical text: the Book of Ecclesiates – sometimes also called Qoheleth – and at the questions is poses not only to…

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 18 views 0  

Why Study The Old Testament with Doug Ingram

Dr Doug Ingram and Dr Peter Watts look at the value of studying that diverse library of books that go to make up the Old Testament. This has a value as an exploration of people quite apart from its…

From  Simon Barnett 2 Years ago 0 likes 8 views 0  

Welcome to the University of Nottingham Libraries

Updated welcome video for 2017/18

From  Elizabeth Newall 2 Years ago 0 likes 3,740 views 0  

The British Council's Introduction to IELTS

IELTS is the world's most popular English language test for higher education and global migration. Take IELTS with British Council to help you on your way. www.britishcouncil.org/takeielts …

From  David Watts 3 Years ago 0 likes 49 views 0  

An Introduction to the Library for Post-graduate Researchers

Mr Neil Smyth (the Senior Librarian for the Faculty of Arts) discusses with Professor Tom O’Loughlin (Department of Theology and Religious Studies) the importance of the library in…

From  Simon Barnett 3 Years ago 0 likes 47 views 0  

An Introduction to the Library for Distance Learners

Mr Neil Smyth (the Senior Librarian for the Faculty of Arts) discusses with Professor Tom O’Loughlin (Department of Theology and Religious Studies) how the library can help those who are…

From  Simon Barnett 3 Years ago 0 likes 21 views 0  

An Introduction to the Library for Undergraduate Students

Mr Neil Smyth (the Senior Librarian for the Faculty of Arts) discusses with Professor. Tom O’Loughlin (Department of Theology and Religious Studies) how Undergraduates can make the best use of…

From  Simon Barnett 3 Years ago 0 likes 73 views 0  

Dr Philip Oldfield talks about being a 2015 British Science Association Media Fellow

Dr Philip Oldfield from the Department of Architecture in the Faculty of Engineering at The University of Nottingham talks about his experience as a British Science Media Fellow embedded with the…

From  Lindsay Brooke 3 Years ago 0 likes 44 views 0  

Dr Jon Henderson talks about being one of the 2015 British Science Association Media Fellows

Dr Jon Henderson from the Department of Archaeology at The University of Nottingham talks about his experience as a British Science Media Fellow embedded with the Science team at The Times.

From  Lindsay Brooke 3 Years ago 0 likes 23 views 0  

Online Reading Lists

Academic staff and students talk about their experiences of using online reading lists.

From  Alec Millward 3 Years ago 0 likes 812 views 0  

Brooms up! This is quidditch.

Quidditch teams from across the UK came to Nottingham in March for the British Quidditch Cup at Wollaton Park. The event was organised by Quidditch UK and hosted by our team the Nottingham Nightmares.

From  Digital Communications 4 Years ago 0 likes 443 views 0  

M13115 Ideas and Politics in Contemporary Britain

M13115 Ideas and Politics in Contemporary Britain with Andrew Denham

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AncientBiotics — a medieval remedy for modern day superbugs?

A one thousand year old Anglo-Saxon remedy for eye infections which originates from a manuscript in the British Library has been found to kill the modern-day superbug MRSA in an unusual research…

From  Emma Rayner 4 Years ago 0 likes 17,902 views 0  

Professor Jonathan Ball talks about being a British Science Association Media Fellow

Jonathan Ball is a Professor of Molecular Virology in the School of Life Sciences at The University of Nottingham. As a BSA Media Fellow he has become a science communicator convert. He has been…

From  Lindsay Brooke 4 Years ago 0 likes 235 views 0  

M13215 Governing Britain's Cities

M13215 Governing Britain's Cities with Vivien Lowndes

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M13045 British Public Policy

M13045 British Public Policy with Andrew Denham

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M12031 British Party Politics

M12031 British Party Politics with Mark Stuart

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Faculty of Arts: Libraries and Manuscripts and Special Collections

Faculty of Arts researchers discuss their research and the importance of the University of Nottingham libraries and special collections.

From  Helen Frost 4 Years ago 0 likes 909 views 0  

‘Dietitians Week’: Where are all the male dietitians?

A lecturer in dietetics at The University of Nottingham has helped to start a campaign to encourage more men to consider taking up careers in the field of nutrition. As part of Dietitians Week,…

From  Lindsay Brooke 4 Years ago 0 likes 262 views 0  

UNNC 10 Years On: Ambassador's address at the British Embassy Residence in Beijing

The University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC), the first Sino-foreign university to open in China, marked its 10th anniversary on Thursday 17 April with a reception at the British Embassy…

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British Museum Vikings exhibition helps researchers translate Norse heritage

The first major exhibition on Vikings at the British Museum for over 30 years which opened on 6 March in London highlights a new research project by Viking experts at The University of Nottingham. …

From  Emma Rayner 5 Years ago 0 likes 277 views 0  

Baby knows best when it comes to weaning.

A study by psychologists at The University of Nottingham has shown that babies who are weaned using solid finger food are more likely to develop healthier food preferences and are less likely to…

From  Emma Rayner 5 Years ago 0 likes 58 views 0  

YUJ Year 1 University of Nottingham Libraries - Insights from our Academic Staff

Interviews with University of Nottingham staff describing the importance of using libraries for academic success

From  Helen Whitehead 5 Years ago 0 likes 877 views 0  

University of Nottingham Libraries - Insights from our students

Interviews with University of Nottingham students describing their experiences of using library services

From  Steven Stapleton 5 Years ago 0 likes 1,096 views 0