The way to connect to electronic resources has changed. This post explains the new process to connect to your Refworks account.
To connect to your Refworks account, choose Refworks from the database A-Z or from the Refworks quick link at the bottom of the library home page. You will be prompted to log in with your Domain username and password.
You may occasionally connect to your account from the Refworks home page. To do this Continue reading
As an existing Refworks user you need to follow the steps below to retain access to your account. This is a necessary step as we are moving to domain username and password for the library’s online resources – the one you use for GCU Learn or a GCU computer.
- Click here to begin
- Log in with your domain username and password
- Click on the link ‘Link an existing Refworks Account to this Shibboleth Account’ DO NOT enter your email address here or you will create a new account.
- You will need your RefWorks code which has been sent to you in an email from email@example.com
- Enter Refworks Code: which starts with RW_2223_********************************** and password ChangeMe
- Click on Link Account
- In future login to RefWorks by visiting the RefWorks homepage and then click on ‘My Institutions Credentials (Shibboleth)’ and not Athens user.
Any questions or issues please email your librarian – firstname.lastname@example.org.
Not sure whether to use that image in your presentation? Afraid to add content to GCULearn? Just confused in general?
Well, worry no more – we now have a library copyright advisor! If you can’t find the information you need on our copyright pages, or have a specific question, then contact Marion Kelt of the DDIL team. You can email her on email@example.com
If you can’t find a free computer in the Saltire Centre, why not borrow a netbook from the base? All you need is your library card.
Here is a list of other computer labs on campus. Remember, you can use the labs in any building.
Why not try the 24 hour computer lab in the basement of the Student Association?
If you are having trouble connecting to ebooks, ejournals, databases or any other electronic resources, then contact your librarian. They should be able to help you.
1966 titles that were published in 2005-2006 and 2012 by Cambridge University Press are now available through our library catalogue. These are part of the SHEDL perpetual access deal. These join the further 2665 CUP titles in the catalogue which were published between 2007-11. We will also be loading licensed titles published in 2013 on a month by month basis. Links from a catalogue record will take you directly to a title If you would like to see the subject collections please go to http://ebooks.cambridge.org/home.jsf
If you are using the new version of Firefox, some ebooks may not allow you to read online. However you can download these or alternatively use Internet Explorer.
Get the most up to date drug information by using the online version of BNF. You can link to it from the library catalogue or Discover by typing in the title. You need to register online to use it, just type in the information on the simple form.
We now have a subscription to BoB National (Box of Broadcasts). BoB is an off-air recording and media archive service which is available to staff and students. It allows you to record TV and radio programmes that are scheduled to be broadcast over the next seven days as well as retrieving programmes from the last seven days from a selected list of recorded channels. Continue reading
Sign up for our new free wireless service. You can register from home using the instructions on our Get connected @ GCU web page