Category Archives: Electronic Books

Dawsonera update for Android and Apple Devices

                  Dawsonera is currently the University of South Wales’ main supplier of electronic library books, including many key titles of particular interest to the Business School’s staff, students and researchers. All titles … Continue reading

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99 DRM-free electronic books for LSTE

Leisure Tourism Database (a useful database for those studying or teaching Event Management, Sport Management, Sports Development, Tourism Management, Tourism Marketing, etc.) currently provides access to 99 electronic books published by CABI.  On this particular platform (and this is unusual), the … Continue reading

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Subject Guides: helping you to find quality information

Updated: March 19, 2015 Designed by the university’s Information Librarians, our online LibGuides are designed to help University of South Wales students in using an academic library and finding quality information for their university work. Each guide includes contact details for their Information … Continue reading

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Spotlight on… Leisure Tourism Database

Last week I received a visit from CABI, who kindly provided me with a ‘train the trainer’ session about Leisure Tourism Database.  Sessions like these are invaluable for being able to quickly understand the full scope and functionality of databases that the university subscribes to.  I … Continue reading

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Electronic books for the uninitiated

One of the most popular books for Glamorgan Business School is “Research methods for business students”, now in its 6th edition, by Mark Saunders et al.  This book appeals to both taught and research students, as well as academic staff, and I … Continue reading

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