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Finding and access e-journals in DiscoverEd TAGS: | | | You can search for journal titles or browse the “ejournals A-Z” to find and access e-journals in DiscoverEd. –> Search DiscoverEd Previously our e-journals A-Z list was separate to the …Continue reading →

The blessing of discovery TAGS: | One of our colleagues recently rediscovered this fantastic invitation card for the launch of the Library’s first online library catalogue. It dates back to 1985. The system was named ‘EULOGIA’ (‘Edinburgh University …Continue reading →

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How to find a book in DiscoverEd TAGS: | | | | If searching for a known item e.g. book, journal article, etc., use a combination of title and author keywords. –> Search DiscoverEd For example, if you were looking for this book: …Continue reading →

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Why you should sign in to DiscoverEd TAGS: | | | | DiscoverEd can be accessed and searched on or off-campus, as long as you have an internet connection and a web browser. Search DiscoverEd However, we would recommend signing in to …Continue reading →

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DiscoverEd is live! TAGS: | You can now access DiscoverEd at http://discovered.ed.ac.uk You can also search and access DiscoverEd directly from the search box on the Library homepage (www.ed.ac.uk/is/library). And you can access it via …Continue reading →

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Retrieve saved references in the Library Catalogue now! TAGS: | | | | | Have you been saving your search results in the Library Catalogue? If so you will need to export the references you wish to keep before the Catalogue goes into read-only …Continue reading →

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DiscoverEd coming soon! TAGS: | | | | | | | DiscoverEd will be going live in early July and it’s all beginning to get quite exciting. Want a sneak peek at what it currently looks like? Ok, just small blurry …Continue reading →

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What will you be searching in DiscoverEd? TAGS: | | | | | | | | | | DiscoverEd will allow you to find Library resources quickly and easily via one single search interface. But what exactly will you be searching when you use DiscoverEd? Well, our handy …Continue reading →

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Preparing for DiscoverEd TAGS: | | | | | | | | DiscoverEd goes live this summer replacing both the Library Catalogue and Searcher. There are some things you may have to do or prepare for before DiscoverEd goes live or just …Continue reading →

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What to do with your saved references in Library Catalogue TAGS: | | | | | | | Have you been saving your search results in the Library Catalogue? If so you will need to look at exporting the references you wish to keep before the University loses …Continue reading →

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