Showing posts from August, 2008

New Source Books

A selection of recent additions to the Source Collection:

A full list of New Books added to the Source Collection and Library is available through the Library Catalogue (use the link to the right hand side of the opening screen).

You can also view a list of information resources that have recently been added to the Source Website.

New online Library Catalogue Tutorial

Try out our online Library Catalogue Tutorial and find out how to search for books, e-books and other publications held by the Library. The tutorial takes around 10 minutes to complete.

The tutorial is best viewed using Internet Explorer. If you use another browser, some of the interactive features may not work correctly.

ZETOC now available for NHS England

ZETOC is now available for NHS England via classic Athens access. The Zetoc workbook can be found at:

The Zetoc service provides Z39.50-compliant access to the British Library's Electronic Table of Contents (ETOC). The database contains details of approximately 20,000 current journals and 16,000 conference proceedings published per year. With over 20 million journal and conference records, Zetoc covers every imaginable subject in science, technology, medicine, engineering, business, law, finance, the arts and humanities. The database covers the years from 1993 to date and is updated daily. A list of journal titles covered by Zetoc also provides the ISSN, latest issue and date loaded.

MEDLINE now available on Web of Knowledge

As from 1st August 2008, Medline (1950-present) is now freely available on the ISI Web of Knowledge platform for all JISC subscribed institutions, including UCL.

This will enable users at these institutions to access MEDLINE with the added value of Web of Knowledge citation data and navigation.

In addition, the ‘All Databases’ feature will allow users to simultaneously search MEDLINE and other subscribed Web of Knowledge resources.