Tag Archives: UTALibrary

What’s new in e-resources

On 2018 the electronic resources provided by the University of Tampere mainly remain unchanged but there are also some new resources available. MOT Online language service expanded, and PhilPapers, the widest open archives of philosophy, is comprehensively in our use … Lue loppuun

Update to IEEE/IEL and Wiley Online Library database negotiations

IEEE has agreed to negotiate again with FinElib. There is no break in access to  IEEE/IEL database. At the moment there’s no access to Wiley’s 2018 online content because finishing the license agreement is still ongoing. More information: Petri Tonteri, Information Resources … Lue loppuun

The layout of Tamcat search service will be renewed

The layout of University Library’s Tamcat search service is going to be renewed. The functionality of the service remains unchanged so you can use Tamcat just like before. Tamcat is part of Andor portal. In Tamcat you can handily find … Lue loppuun

Break in IEL database from the beginning of year 2018 seems probable

Break in IEL database after New Year seems probable. IEEE, provider of the IEL database, continues to refuse to negotiate with FinELib consortium regarding renewal of the IEL license agreement. The ongoing agreement expires on 31 December 2017. Tampere University … Lue loppuun

On Blog: Recommended by Doctoral Researcher

During 2017 Tampere University Library presented a whole new online course directed to doctoral researchers. Managing Research Information course (2 ECTS) consists of topics such as scientific information retrieval, research data management and Open Access publishing. Also different aspects of … Lue loppuun

IEL license negotiations deadlocked – access to the database at risk

Tampere University Library has held a license to the IEEE’s electrical engineering and computer science database IEL since 2011. The current agreement expires at the end of this year. Negotiations to renew the consortium contract have been ongoing this fall. … Lue loppuun

Christmas season opening hours 16 December – 6 January

Tampere University Library will shift to Christmas and New Year season opening hours on Saturday 16 December when Linna library is closed. Arvo library is closed between 22 December and 1 January. We will be back to normal opening hours … Lue loppuun

Information about the e-resource negotiations on FinELib website

Now you can monitor the progress and results of negotiations concerning e-resources license agreements. The website is created by the national FinELib consortium. Further information on website (in English) http://finelib.fi/negotiations/ Further information on website (in Finnish) http://finelib.fi/neuvottelut/ FinELib is a … Lue loppuun

Video material from different subject areas for teaching and studies

University of Tampere has access to two video databases, Academic Video Online: Premium and Ideas Roadshow. Academic Video Online: Premium delivers more than 60 000 videos from 1 500 leading distributors covering all disciplines and subject areas. Essential subject areas includes anthropology, … Lue loppuun

Independence Day opening hours at the Library

On Tuesday 5 December the Library offices will be closing at 16.00. On Finland’s Independence Day, 6 December, the Library is closed. When the Library is closed, you can return your loans to the book-return bin beside the front door … Lue loppuun