Collection Spotlight: FAME has been updated

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FAME has been updated. It is now more intuitive with an enhanced contemporary interface which is fast to use and tablet friendly.

 

fame

FAME still has the same comprehensive information about UK and Irish companies but amongst its new features are

  • New navigation panel
  • New report types
  • New news section
  • Information presented in a graphic form

To access FAME go to the red library tile in iCity, select Links then Find Resources, then go to the A-Z of Resources.

If you need any further help using FAME please contact Carol Price (Learning, Teaching and Research Librarian – Business & Law)

 

 

Collection Spotlight: Safeguarding Adults at Risk Information Hub (SAaRIH)

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We have subscribed to Safeguarding Adults at Risk Information Hub (SAaRIH) which is a great online resource for practitioners and researchers who have an interest in adult safeguarding and protection.

Adult safeguarding hubThe hub provides links to the latest news and research in adult safeguarding, relevant policies and standards, and training resources to name a few.

To access this resource log into iCity, look for the red library tile, select Links then Find Resources then A-Z of Resources.

^Trudi

Collection Spotlight: HS Talks – Biomedical and Life Science Lectures

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Great News!

We have now subscribed to HSTalks – Biomedical and Life Science Lectures.

This resource is useful for students and researchers, providing access to lectures on health related content  by leading experts from around the globe. New lectures are added each month and the content is regularly reviewed and updated.

HS Talks

 

To access this resource log into iCity, look for the red library tile, select Links then Find Resources then A-Z of Resources.

^Trudi

Collection Spotlight: Vogue Archives

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The Vogue Archive is a database which allows you to search the back issues of Vogue. Search by company/brand, fashion item, photographer/illustrator, person pictured, and more!

This is a fantastic resource which will be really useful to our fashion/art/visual communication students.

Vogue Archive

Access this database via the red library tile on iCity -> links -> find resources -> A-Z of Resources.

^Laura

Collection Spotlight: New Social Work Databases

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Great News!

We have added some new databases to support Social Work staff and students.

Community Care Inform (Children) and Community Care Inform (Adults)

These online resources include practice-related social work information, expert written articles, case law summaries, legislation guides, and research from government, universities and large voluntary organisations. The information available has been quality checked to allow social workers and social care professionals to make decisions which are consistent, evidence based, analytical and defensible.

 Child Protection Hub (NSCPH)

The aim of the Child Protection Hub (NSCPH) is to enhance and share child protection knowledge within the professional communities throughout the UK.

To access these databases log into iCity and find them using the A-Z of Resources.

 

^Trudi