Category Archives: Part-time and Distance Learners

Online library induction for CIPS

This week I met with the new cohort starting on the CIPS Professional Diploma at the University of South Wales.  I really enjoy meeting new Business School students face-to-face and sharing information about our library services .  However, as it … Continue reading

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A beginner’s guide to Secure Electronic Delivery

Updated: June 10, 2014 The following information has been compiled for South Wales Business School’s Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) candidates.   The library’s Secure Electronic Delivery service means that you can place a request for your own copy of any journal article … 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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Tracing conference proceedings

Papers given at conferences have a distinct function in the field of research; it may be the first time that research breakthroughs are announced and discussed in a public arena.  Furthermore, they can be presented long before, if ever, they appear in a scholarly (peer-reviewed) journal.  … Continue reading

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