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How do I find a journal article?
Viewed 18517 times since Tue, Dec 13, 2016
Journal article details on a reading list or in another article will look something like this (if the reference includes a volume number and page numbers, it is very likely to be a journal article). Kotter, J., (2008). Sense of Urgency, Leadership Ex... Read More
You only have the print copy of a book and I want an ebook? (or vice versa)
Viewed 16440 times since Tue, Dec 13, 2016
You only have the print copy of a book and I want an ebook? (or vice versa) Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students Subject librarians aim to buy online books where possible.A decision is usually made based on: Number of students on... Read More
A book on a reading list is always on loan, what can I do?
Viewed 12196 times since Thu, Jun 15, 2017
A book on a reading list is always on loan, what can I do? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students. If the book you want is out on loan, place a request to have it held for you next.It may also be worth checking LibrarySearch to see ... Read More
What do I do if I can’t renew my books?
Viewed 12178 times since Wed, Dec 7, 2016
What do I do if my books won't renew? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students You need to return the item to any of our campus libraries as soon as possible. Items won't renew if they're requested by someone else or if... Read More
What do I do if a Library database or online resource is not working?
Viewed 11748 times since Fri, Mar 17, 2017
What can I do if a Library database or online resource is not working? Aimed at: Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students Email us at: library@napier.ac.uk.  It will help us to answer your question if you include: Details of the database, ejour... Read More
How do I renew a book, CD or DVD?
Viewed 11435 times since Wed, Dec 7, 2016
How do I renew a book, CD or DVD? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students Most of our books, CDs and DVDs now renew automatically, up to a maximum period of time, unless they're requested (see Intelligent Loans - How can you che... Read More
How do I report a problem on LibrarySearch?
Viewed 11084 times since Fri, Jan 26, 2018
How do I report a problem on LibrarySearch? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students If you’re having a problem accessing a Library resource using LibrarySearch, simply click on the wrench icon next to the item, add your email a... Read More
How long can I keep my books and other items borrowed from the library?
Viewed 10251 times since Fri, Dec 9, 2016
How long can I keep my books and other items borrowed from the library? Aimed at: Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students Books will be automatically renewed up to a maximum of 4 months unless recalled. CDs and DVDs will automatically renew for... Read More
How do I sign in to LibrarySearch?
Viewed 9874 times since Tue, Dec 13, 2016
How do I sign in to LibrarySearch? Aimed at: Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students In LibrarySearch, either click or put your cursor above the word 'Not Signed In' in the top right hand corner of the screen. You should see a 'S... Read More
How do I find a book in the library?
Viewed 9714 times since Tue, Nov 8, 2016
How do I find a book in the library? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students To find this  book - Chapman, N., & Chapman, J. (2009) Digital multimedia. Chichester: John Wiley. Go to LibrarySearch. Enter a word or two from the ti... Read More
How do I use Google Scholar to find Library resources?
Viewed 8854 times since Fri, Mar 17, 2017
How do I use Google Scholar to find Library resources? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students We always recommend starting your literature search at LibrarySearch for the best access to paid-for Library resources. However, you can a... Read More
How do I access Library resources from overseas?
Viewed 8194 times since Wed, Nov 8, 2017
How do I access Library resources from overseas Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s studentss The Library has a huge collection of ebooks, ejournals, ejournal articles, and online databases. The best place to search for these is in LibrarySearch. See... Read More