Box of Broadcasts (BoB) server move due

Box of Broadcasts logo

Box of Broadcasts (BoB) will be  unavailable from 11th-13th June,  due to a supplier server move. You will be able to  select programmes for recording from the BoB Programme Guide, up  to 11th June.  The programme guide will return once the move is complete. Programmes broadcast during the down-period will be available retrospectively for most channels.  Off-Air recordings  can be ordered in advance during the down-time via TRILT and can be prioritised during this 3-day period.   If you have any questions, please contact  ...

A selection of Crime Writing & Forensic Investigation book titles in the LLC

Crime display news

The current Main Library book display titled 'A selection of Crime Writing and Forensic Investigation book titles in the LLC' will be displayed until the end of August 2018, there is also an online version available to view.  Included in the book display is Professor Dame Sue Black's latest book titled 'All that remains: a life in death' and a talk and book signing event has been arranged on the 8th of June via Eventbrite, this is a ticketed event....

Abertay University Library summer borrowing

Old library news

Abertay University Library begin the second phase of refurbishment on Friday.  Levels 3 and 4 will be closed and most of the book stock will be placed in storage until August.  A small collection of around 1500 titles from reading lists will be available but please be aware that this may not include titles you are looking for. Levels 1 and 2 will be open to use as study space and SCONUL Access applications will continue to be processed though borrowing options will be limited for the summer....

Changes to the Inter-library loan service

Library - City campus

If you use the Library’s inter-library loan service to request journal articles, you will from 1 June need to register for a personal account with the British Library. This is because the software used to provide secure electronic delivery is changing from FileOpen to DRM Lite. Further information is available online or from

Discovery Research Portal and Pure

discovery news

The Discovery Research Portal is changing. We’re adopting a fresh, new look, in keeping with the ongoing redesign of the rest of the University’s web pages, and which introduces some new features to help you explore the range of research undertaken in the University. From Tuesday 1st May 2018 onwards, you will be able to: View our worldwide collaborations at an individual researcher, discipline, School or University level View the leading concepts underpinning our research, and see which other researchers and disciplines share those concepts See details of the impact of research outputs ...