THE Awards 2021
By Amber Lovell

Just three weeks left to enter the THE Awards!

May 18, 2021

Back in March we announced that we were sponsoring the Times Higher Education Award for Outstanding Library team, as before Google, Bing and Yahoo, there were librarians – the search engine with a heart.  Even though the popularity of online search engines has grown enormously, the role of a librarian is just as, or even more important than ever.  Librarians and

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Kortext Acquisition Portal
By Amber Lovell

New Kortext Acquisition Portal and User Interface

May 5, 2021

Ch-ch-changes!  Borrowing our title from one of the favourite musicians for Librarians (according to a recent survey), Kortext has made Ch-Ch-changes!  We have made some highly anticipated upgrades to our user experience for both students and librarians, which will really enhance the way the platform is used.  For librarians, we have updated the Acquisition Portal so that you will have more visibility into the Kortext book inventory, as well as

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Kortext Connect and Collaborate
By Amber Lovell

Kortext and Microsoft – Connect and Collaborate

May 5, 2021

On Tuesday 27th April 2021, in partnership with Microsoft, we hosted the Connect and Collaborate webinar with the aim of discussing the expansion of online learning and teaching during these extraordinary times.   During the webinar, it was acknowledged that the rapid adoption of content and communication platforms like Kortext and Microsoft Teams created huge challenges, as well as opportunities.  Whilst this

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