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New and Updated Services offered during the Covid-19 pandemic

Access to library resources; Online Reference Services; Facebook and Social Media Resources and Support.
Access to Library Resources
Staff and students continue to have online access to library resouces through UWILinc, which allows searches to be performed for both hard copy and electronic resources. UWILinC, through the Find Database tab, provides users with access to the full text of scholarly journal articles, eBooks, electronic theses as well as some digitalized audio-visual material. Faculty and students are encouraged to contact their liaison librarian for information support and research assistance. Contact information can be found under Services page, Information Literacy on the library's webpage.

Online reference services
"Ask a Librarian" email service

 A virtual reference service via email, through the "Ask a Librarian" service is available to all users. Click on the icon located on the library's Home page to access a form which allows you to submit a query.

Social Media Resources and Support
Through the library's Facebook page,  UWI Cave Hill Campus Libraries, the campus community will continue to be updated on activities of the libraries of the Cave Hill Campus and to be informed on areas of interest to the libraries' community and its users.

We have established a presence on the UWI CHILL App. This will provide students with another avenue for the library to update you on library services and respond to any queries you may have.

Thesis Consultation Service
Postgraduate students now have the opportunity to make an appointment with a librarian to obtain assistance with formatting their theses. Students can fill out a Thesis Consultation Form from the library's webpage i.e. Services / Research and Reference Services.

Instruction Tutorials
Instruction tutorials highlighting the various search options available through UWIlinC are available

Free Acces to Springer Nature. A range of essential textbooks from all disciplines.