Thursday, February 22, 2018

The EdTechie Martin Weller’s Personal Blog: Annual film review

I didn’t get to see as many films this year as I’d hoped, but it turned out to be a pretty good year. After a few years where the blockbusters have...

Perma.cc – an online source archival and citation resource

The University Information Service (UIS) has made Perma.cc available to members of the University of Cambridge. You can sign up with the UIS to be part of our organisational account to...

System Downtime

System DowntimePowered by WPeMatico

Vacation Borrowing

The University Library is pleased to offer loans during the Christmas vacation.   There is no difference for borrowers, including postgraduate students, who normally borrow for eight weeks.  Special arrangements will be made...

Sir Isaac Newton’s Cambridge papers added to UNESCO’s Memory of the World Register

The Cambridge papers of Sir Isaac Newton, including early drafts and Newton’s annotated copies of Principia Mathematica – a work that changed the history of science – have been added to...

Going underground: Cambridge digs into the history of geology with landmark exhibition

A box full of diamonds, volcanic rock from Mount Vesuvius, and the geology guide that Darwin packed for his epic voyage on the Beagle will go on display in Cambridge this...

Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition to be broadcast on BBC World Service

The BBC World Service’s flagship human interest programme Outlook featured the Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition in its afternoon broadcast on Thursday 23 November. Its theme was how the power of words...

Library’s Office of Scholarly Communication announces Professor Stephen Hawking’s PhD thesis is now freely...

Stephen Hawking’s PhD thesis, ‘ Properties of expanding universes’ , has been made freely available to anyone, anywhere in the world, after being made accessible via the University of Cambridge’s Open...

Cambridge University Library launches digital archive as BBC Young Writers’ Award calls for submissions

The BBC Young Writers’ Award today calls for submissions and to support the potential young entrants, Cambridge University Library has made available an inspiring digital archive of intriguing artefacts. We can...
video

Gadget Ogling: Amazon on Fire, Virtual Reality, True Nature and Energy Relief

Happy Sunday from Software Expand! In this week's edition of Feedback Loop, we talk about the future of Windows Phone, whether it makes sense to build media centers discuss the preferences...

APLICATIONS

Open Access coming to iDiscover?

Developments over December 2017 and January 2018 may improve prospects for significant benefits to the user’s search experience in iDiscover. Expanded your results beyond your...

HOT NEWS