Library classes next week

The new programme of library classes begins again on Monday 15th September. The classes for the next week are listed below, with links to the booking forms, and they will all last for one hour and take place in 337 in the Georgina Scott Sutherland Learning Centre.

To see the full programme of classes over the next semester follow this link.

Guide on accessing eBooks now updated

The library’s guide on finding and accessing individual eBooks using the catalogue has now been updated.

You can take a look at the updated guide here:

Accessing eBooks – sep14

Or you can access the guide at all time son the Finding Information module on CampusMoodle and the eBooks web page.

New biomedical and life sciences resources


We are pleased to announce that a number of new online audio-visual seminar style talks, each especially commissioned from leading world experts, have been added to the Biomedical and Life Sciences Collection of our Henry Stewart Talks database.

Talks added in recent months cover a range of topics including gene therapy and molecular genetics.

The Henry Stewart Talks database can be accessed from our subject list of databases (under Pharmacy, forensic and life sciences)  or the A-Z list on the library website.

Programme of library classes now available

The library is pleased to announce that our new comprehensive programme of library classes for semester 1 14/15 is now publically available and can be seen at this webpage:

The home page gives details of the various classes that will be running this semester including: Library research skills, How to use RefWorks and Harvard Referencing classes and lectures.

The timetable and bookings page shows the dates and times of the classes on offer, starting on the 15th September and carrying on to 19th December:

classes calendar

And you can book a place by simply clicking the class you would like to attend and entering a few details.

As well as following the link above you can always access this information by following the link on the library’s CampusMoodle home page or at the bottom of most of the library web pages.

New library blog now live!

Welcome to the new home for the RGU library blog: Library Matters.

Library banner

We are pleased to announce that the new blog is now live and is the home for all your news and information about all of the RGU library services, resources and events.

The previous library blog, housed at is no longer active but it will remain as an archive for the next few months and a link to it is available on the blog home page in the column on the right hand side.

We look forward to you visiting this blog and as always we invite you to comment on any of our posts or you might like to follow us over at Twitter and FaceBook as well.

And you can of course use the follow button to get email notification of new posts here. if you would like to take advantage of this simply go to the home page and locate the follow blog by email section in the column on the right.