New combined Library Catalogue and Discovery Service launching this summer
This summer Library & Learning Services are launching a new Library Management System (LMS) which will replace our existing Library Catalogue and resource discovery system, Discover More. The LMS is the core system which underpins many of our services, such as searching for resources, borrowing and renewing books, making an Inter Library Loan request, and […]
Using our new look library catalogue
Visit our new look library catalogue and you will notice a few changes so we thought you might like a mini guided tour of the new features. Accessing the library catalogue… You can access the library catalogue direct https://capitadiscovery.co.uk/edgehill/ Or via Learning Edge using My Library Account Summary Renewing your loans… We have introduced a […]
Hello to the new library catalogue
We launched our catalogue on Monday 1st June after a period of almost 12 months planning and testing. The new catalogue is just part of a suite of changes you will see over the coming months but if you have any questions or you can’t find what you need in the catalogue or our tool […]
A Hub of Activity!
Technology Roadshow & Mobile Clinic On Thursday 31st of January, Learning Services and IT Services will be running an open event in the HUB showcasing everything you might need to know about the latest technology developments with Learning Edge, the campus wifi, mobile apps and electronic library resources. With the ever growing range of services […]
Edge Hill has its very own Mobile App!
After some careful time in development the very first dedicated Edge Hill University app is now available on Android as well as iOS! Available via free download from the Apple Apps or Google Play stores, the new app brings together useful and interesting features, functions and fun – from Flickr and YouTube to Blackboard Mobile […]
Started to think about your reading list?
Wondering where to find information for your first assignment? A good starting point is your reading list. All the items on your reading list have been chosen by your tutors and they work closely with Learning Services so that the books and journals are available for you to use. What’s more we’ve made it easy […]
Steps to Success: Reading Lists 17th January 12-1 pm
You can still book on to the Steps to Success session on getting the most out of your reading list. This will take place tomorrow, Tuesday 17th January between 12 and 1 pm on the first floor of the University Library. This session will enable you to find your reading list using the Library Catalogue, […]
E-Resources: access restored
We now have access again to all our e-resources. I apologise for the inconvenience we know this caused yesterday. We will be monitoring the situation very closely but the collections I have tested both on and off campus are working as they should be. Maureen Richardson E Resources Manager
I am sorry but there is still a problem accessing the e-resources. Our library system suppliers are treating it as urgent and I am hopeful it will be sorted soon. I have been able to find some usernames and password for a few of our databases. I have got a username for Ebsco databases (we […]
Problem Accessing E-Resources
It is not possible to access the e-resources via the library catalogue at the moment. Technical staff from the library system are working on this as a matter of urgency. I realise this is causing great problems. I can give you alternative urls to a few of our main databases. Wiley: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/ Science Direct: http://www.sciencedirect.com/ […]