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We have recently received a donation from Australia. As well as an author’s presentation copy (#94) of JLB Smith's Old Fourlegs - “with compliments to AT Wood, Esq” - there are letters and photographs from JLB Smith to AT Wood, dating from the 1950s. Read more
NRF Signs Berlin Declaration
On 20 October 2014 the National Research Foundation signed the Berlin Declaration on Open Access to Knowledge in the Sciences and Humanities.
The 2003 Berlin Declaration asserted that scholarly research results and cultural heritage shall be freely accessible and usable for scientists and the public
What is open access? Nick Shockey and Jonathan Eisen take us through the world of open access publishing and explain just what it's all about.
Click on the image and watch the video. Make sure to watch it in HD and Fullscreen!
Accessing RU Library e-resources from the Margaret Smith Library
Library users using SAIAB IP adresses are consided to be Off-campus users.
You will be prompted for:
- library login name as registered at the library
- barcode number off the back of your card
- PIN in order to access the library resources
If you do not have access please register here for your "My Library Account"
- you must select your own PIN
- you must be registered for the current year as a RU Library user
Note: The librarians at SAIAB cannot register you -- you will have to do this at the main RU Library Circulation front desk.