Showing posts from August, 2018

Changes to eShelf/Favourites in Explore

Please note: eShelf/Favourites functionality in Explore ( will be changing over the summer, due to an upgrade, and current lists will be reset. 

If you wish to keep your eShelf/Favourites records, please export them from Explore by Friday 17 August by following the steps outlined here

If you have any questions, please contact

MetaLib replacement, August 2018

The MetaLib service will be replaced at the end of August 2018. More information is provided below. ‘Find Resource’ will be replaced by a new service at the same location, the Databases page.‘Find e-Journal’ will be replaced by a new service within Explore.‘QuickSearch’/’ExpertSearch’ will not be part of the new service, as this technology has been superseded. Library Services' advice is either to use Explore, for searching across a range of data sources with relevance ranking, or to consult subject guides or your Subject Liaison Librarian named there, for relevant data sources for your needs.‘MyMetaLib’ will not be replaced. Please make a note of any resources you have bookmarked, in order to locate them through the new service in August. If you have scheduled searches, you may be able to replicate such alerting in individual databases.

ILL requests unavailable, 10th - 30th August

Please note that due to our library system migration there will be no new ILL requests possible from the 10th August until 30th August. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.