Saturday, 30 June 2018

Summer Services for Postgraduates at Kevin Street Library

Kevin Street library offers the following services to current postgraduates over the summer:

  • Postal loan service - the same borrowing rights plus the added convenience of having your books posted to you!
  • Online renewal of books                                              
  • Inter-Library loan service .  Details of the new procedures for viewing electronic journal articles sent by the British Library are here
  • Please take note of our summer opening hours!
If you have any queries about our services, please contact us via  Ask a Librarian or

Have a wonderful summer everyone๐ŸŒž๐Ÿ˜Ž๐ŸŒ„๐ŸŒ‡

Wednesday, 27 June 2018

Printing / Photocopying on blue A4 paper for enhanced legibility is now available in Kevin St. library.  This service is available on Printer No. 33014.

Leaflets detailing printing instructions are available from the library issue desk.

For further information please call to the library issue desk or email:

Monday, 25 June 2018

Friday 29th June: due to a staff meeting the library will be closed until 2pm.

Usual summer hours resume on Monday 2nd July:
  • Monday - Friday: 9am - 5.15pm
  • Saturdays: Closed

Wednesday, 13 June 2018

Web of Science training : webinars in June 2018

In order to view the Web of Science training calendar and sign up for a free general webinar please click here. The calendar can be filtered by month, language and solution. 
Learn how to access the free legal full text for over  12 million papers from Web of Science and obtain  fast  one click downloads of the pdf 
  • Clarivate experts will demonstrate how the Web of Science facilitates the access to over 12 million legal versions of free full texts powered by the partnership with Impact Story.
  • Learn about the recent acquisition of Kopernio and how this technology provides fast one click access to the Full Text from a variety of provider points.
  • Our experts will explain the benefits of Kopernio for researchers and librarians. 
Date & Time: 20th June at 10:00 am London 

Incites now includes over  2.2 million records from emerging journals 
  • The inclusion of content from emerging journals in Incites has provided an injection of over 2 .2 million research outputs, bringing the total count of scholarly outputs reported in the dataset to over 59 million. 
  • Our experts will explain the key features of the emerging journals dataset and how the inclusion of its content in Incites can provide a more complete measurement of productivity and impact at the Author, Organisation and National levels.
Date & Time: 27th June at 10.30 am London 
New! Journal Citation Reports with 2017 data
  • Learn about the new features of JCR including metrics for 2017 and more ways to understand a journals impact and citing relationship with other journals. 
  • Our experts will show you how to compare journals in your research discipline and explain the key indicators that will allow you to better understand the citation performance of a journal in the wider research landscape. 
Date & Time: 29th June at 11.00 am London