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Library overview for Classics and Ancient History


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An overview of Newcastle University Library for Stage 1 Classics and Ancient History students.

An overview of Newcastle University Library for Stage 1 Classics and Ancient History students.

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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
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    • 1. Welcome to the Robinson Library at Newcastle University
    • 2. I need to read a book published in the 17th century. The book I want is out on loan. What can I do?How can I find books on my reading list? I’ve found an image of a sculpture online: can I use it in my essay? Can I really use Twitter to help with my studies? Where can I find Latin and Ancient Greek texts online? I’m researching a Roman emperor, but there are many different spellings of his name I’m looking for photographs of archaeological sites I want to read historic newspapers online: what have you got? Where can I find images of ancient manuscripts online? Have you got any Latin and Greek dictionaries? I’m after a couple of academic articles on an ancient history topic: what’s the best starting point? I’ve heard there are some good podcasts on Ancient Philosophy. Where?
    • 3. Resources to help you Books: print and electronic Articles and papers Other libraries Social media Audio- visual materials
    • 4. Full and mo Explore and discover with LibrarySearch Books, articles and much, much more Full & mobile views
    • 5. Our subject guides are packed with resources, news and guidance
    • 6. Library Search? Subject guide?
    • 7. …all our e-resources are available on or off campus
    • 8. Our study spaces cater for all….
    • 9. We’re open 24 / 7 in term-time
    • 10. Our friendly team are happy to help in person, by phone or online (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0)