Meet Claire our latest Intern

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Where and what are you currently studying?Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, Graphic Design What are you working on at the Library & Learning Centre?Establishing a creative workspace in the Main Library, to provide students with more creative forms of studying a place to work that better meets their needs and to encourage all students to get more creative. The new space, named CreateSpace, is something I have been working on for the last 6 weeks. I have created a brand identity and began to promote and design the future space, identifying which materials and equipment are required to ass...

LLC enquiries

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‌A total of 4,817 enquiries were handled at LLC enquiry desks across all sites, and on Chat, in March. LLC Resources                561                  (12%) LLC Procedures              1,154                (24%) LLC Equipment               2,105                (44%) Skills                          ...

Leisure Reading Collection

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Leisure Reading Collection The Leisure Reading Collection is located in the Broughty Ferry Beach Club on the 1st floor of the Main Library....

Classified Britain, Dundee Courier, 16 Nov 1922

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History from the small ads through Box of Broadcasts ....  Listen to Chris Whatley, Billy Kay talk to James Naughtie  about Dundee life, work  & connections with the wider world (Ceylon, Nigeria, Calcutta, New Zealand)  using the adverts on the front page of the Dundee Courier and Angus, on the 16/11/1922, the day after Dundee had deselected Winston Churchill, & elected Prohibitionist Edwin Scrymgeour as it's MP. Classified Britain, Dundee Courier, 16 November 1922, 13:45 26/10/2018, BBC Radio 4, 15 mins...

New Wellcome Trust and UKRI Open Access policies: implications for researchers.

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Both the Wellcome Trust and UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), as part of a coalition of European national research funders, have announced their intention to move to more robust policies on Open Access publication. The Wellcome Trust has announced five key changes to their existing policy: All Wellcome-funded research articles must be made freely available through PubMed Central (PMC) and Europe PMC at the time of publication. A six-month embargo period was previously allowed. This change will make sure that the peer-reviewed version is freely available to everyone at the time of publication. All ar...