Archive for February, 2011

Subject pages

Just a reminder to all

This blog has a number of subject specific pages based on the subjects taught at the college. These are accessible using the tabs above.

These pages are updated with information, new resources, conferences, links etc to help with research and current awareness in your subject area.


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we have a winner!

The winner of the Library survey has been chosen. One lucky person will take home the mystery box of study materials and print credits. The winner will be notified shortly by email. Congratulations  to the winner and thank you to all those who took the time to complete the Library survey.

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Library survey now closed

We would like to thank those who took part in the library survey 2011

The survey is now closed and we will be evaluating the results shortly.

The prize winner will be notified in due course.

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New Database – SPAC – Searchable Proceedings of Animal Conferences

S-PAC is the most comprehensive animal production and management conference proceeding database in the world. This unique collection of conference proceedings and presentations is a must-have resource for animal scientists, veterinarians, academicians, consultants and members of industry around the world. The value of S-PAC increases every time a conference and a set of proceedings is added.

S-PAC is available from the following link:

It is also listed on the library page of Moodle and the library blog.

SPAC changes in the month of January 2011 include:

2010 Virginia Tech Feed and Nutritional Management Cow College Proceedings

2010 Florida Ruminant Nutrition Symposium Proceedings

2010 National Association of County Agricultural Agents Proceedings

2010 Pacific Northwest Animal Nutrition Conference Proceedings

Please note this resource is only available on-campus via IP address authentication.

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Library survey reminder

REMINDER – There is still time to take part in the library survey
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The College Library is conducting an online survey to improve library services. This short survey should take between 5-10 minutes to complete. Your opinion/feedback is greatly appreciated and will help us provide a better service to you.

Complete the survey for a chance to win a mystery box of study materials and print credits.

Click here to take survey

If you have any questions, please contact Rachel Isaac-Menard or Christina Harbour. There will be space at the end of the survey for your general comments.

To be eligible for the prize, make sure to add your email at the end of the survey.

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