Welcome to the 
Robinson Library 
at Newcastle University
Library Service @ Newcastle 
University 
Robinson Library 
• Science, Engineering, Agriculture 
• Arts, Humanities, Social...
It’s not too hard to find your way around 
• 600-999: including Engineering, 
Business, Arts, Architecture, 
Literature, G...
…all our e-resources are 
available on or off campus
In term-time 
we have 
Check out our website 
where it tells you the 
opening hours for each 
day
Our study spaces cater for all….
How do I find books 
on my reading list? I need to find some 
references referring to the 
work of Mintzberg and 
Fayol fo...
Don’t miss out!
Books: 
print and 
electronic 
Resources to 
help you 
Articles 
and 
papers 
Other 
Libraries 
Social 
media 
Open 
acces...
Reading Lists Online 
• https://rlo.ncl.ac.uk/ 
rlo.ncl.ac.uk
Explore and discover with LibrarySearch 
Full and mo 
Books, articles and 
much, much more 
Full & mobile views
Library 
Search? 
Subject 
guide?
Our subject guides 
are packed with 
resources, news and 
guidance
You can recommend new books 
for the Library to buy 
Can't find the 
books you need 
for your research? 
All copies out on...
Specialist Resources
Newspapers 
• Current and topical 
• General public 
• Local information 
• Not experts 
• Adverts 
• Bias? 
Subscriptions...
Our friendly team are happy 
to help in person, by phone or 
online 
(CC BY-NC-SA 2.0) http://www.flickr.com/photos/shipli...
@ncllibsoc 
NULibraries 
newcastleunilibrary
Notice and Take Down Policy 
Newcastle University seeks to observe the highest standards of compliance with the law and th...
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  • New in 2012Power to all study spaces on levels 3 and 42 new spaces on level 3 and 4 dedicated to silent researchStudy EnvironmentsOver 1950 study places in total Social learning space “Yourspace” on level 125 small study rooms11 larger group study rooms, some bookableTwo new research spaces on levels 3 and 4IT 425 fixed pcs Loanable laptopsLoanable e-book readersWireless networked throughoutExtensive printing, scanning and photocopying services
  • If you don’t want to/can’t come to the InfoDesk there are other ways of contacting us.
  • Getting started with the library for business students 2014

    1. 1. Welcome to the Robinson Library at Newcastle University
    2. 2. Library Service @ Newcastle University Robinson Library • Science, Engineering, Agriculture • Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences Walton Library • Medicine, Dentistry, Biomedical Science Law Library Digital Library • http://www.ncl.ac.uk/library
    3. 3. It’s not too hard to find your way around • 600-999: including Engineering, Business, Arts, Architecture, Literature, Geography, Archaeology & History Level 4 • 000-599: including Social Sciences, Economics, Law, Education, Languages, Maths & Sciences Level 3 • Entrance / Exit • Student Texts Collection, Café, Group Study, Main Counter, Computing Helpdesk Level 2 • Group Study area - YourSpace • Government publications, Special Collections and Archives, Print Services Level 1
    4. 4. …all our e-resources are available on or off campus
    5. 5. In term-time we have Check out our website where it tells you the opening hours for each day
    6. 6. Our study spaces cater for all….
    7. 7. How do I find books on my reading list? I need to find some references referring to the work of Mintzberg and Fayol for my assignment? My lecturer has told me to look at Harvard Business Review? Where can I find the latest legal information about holiday pay for employees in accountancy firms? Where can I find information on charities? The book I want is out on loan. What can I do? I need a couple of academic articles about supermarkets? I need some information on companies who provide gardening services in Newcastle so I can email them my questionnaire? How do I log into e-books using my own laptop? I need to keep up to date with companies in the news? How many books can I borrow? Which countries have the highest GDP?
    8. 8. Don’t miss out!
    9. 9. Books: print and electronic Resources to help you Articles and papers Other Libraries Social media Open access resources
    10. 10. Reading Lists Online • https://rlo.ncl.ac.uk/ rlo.ncl.ac.uk
    11. 11. Explore and discover with LibrarySearch Full and mo Books, articles and much, much more Full & mobile views
    12. 12. Library Search? Subject guide?
    13. 13. Our subject guides are packed with resources, news and guidance
    14. 14. You can recommend new books for the Library to buy Can't find the books you need for your research? All copies out on loan? Use ‘Books on Time’ to recommend a book for the library to buy http://www.ncl.ac.uk/library/services/suggest-book/
    15. 15. Specialist Resources
    16. 16. Newspapers • Current and topical • General public • Local information • Not experts • Adverts • Bias? Subscriptions to print and electronic versions of both National, Regional and Specialist Newspapers. See http://libguides.ncl.ac.uk/news
    17. 17. Our friendly team are happy to help in person, by phone or online (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0) http://www.flickr.com/photos/shiplibrary/3873257790/
    18. 18. @ncllibsoc NULibraries newcastleunilibrary
    19. 19. Notice and Take Down Policy Newcastle University seeks to observe the highest standards of compliance with the law and the rights of rights holders, while publishing research and teaching resources to support our students and staff and contribute to academic practice. If you are a rights holder and are concerned that you have found material on our website or legitimately under our name elsewhere, for which you have not given permission, or is not covered by a limitation or exception in laws of the UK or other countries (as relevant), please contact us in writing stating the following: Your contact details the full bibliographic details of the materials the exact URL or other location where you found the material proof that you are the rights holder and a statement that, under penalty of perjury, you are the rights holder or are an authorised representative Contact details Email: noticeandtakedown@ncl.ac.uk Web: http://www.ncl.ac.uk/info/legal/takedown.html

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