Royal College of Emergency Medicine’s e-learning platform

The Royal College of Emergency Medicine’s (RCEM) e-learning platform offers Open Access content mapped to the RCEM’s curriculum. Content on the platform includes reference resources, exam preparation and professional development materials, and weekly podcasts on Emergency Medicine.

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Clicking on the links provided leads to a selection of articles on all subjects in emergency medicine. To refine your search click on the ‘menu’ icon on the header line and select the topics of interest to you from the drop down menu.

Each article will display an abstract and details of the number of likes and comments it has. If you are a member of RCEM you can login to the platform and add your own comments.

You can also access the College’s Free Open Access Medical Education (FOAMed) site from the platforms homepage where everything is available as either a podcast or a blog.

Paediatric TraumaThe podcasts can be downloaded as mp3s, with new podcasts being made available regularly.

A number of podcasts have been made available from  RCEM’15 Month from the RCEM Annual Scientific Conference in Manchester.

The material available on this platform is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution – NonCommercial 3.0 UK: England and Wales. The material is free to use for educational purposes with an attribution to RCEM.

International Journal of Sustainable Building Technology and Urban Development

New on ejournals@cambridge A-Z : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SUSTAINABLE BUILDING TECHNOLOGY AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

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From the Taylor & Francis website for the journal:

“The International Journal of Sustainable Building Technology and Urban Development is the official publication of the Sustainable Building Research Center and serves as a resource to professionals and academics within the architecture and sustainability community.
“The International Journal of Sustainable Building Technology and Urban Development aims to support its academic community by disseminating studies on sustainable building technology, focusing on issues related to sustainable approaches in the construction industry to reduce waste and mass consumption, integration of advanced architectural technologies and environmentalism, sustainable building maintenance, life cycle cost (LCC), social issues, education and public policies relating to urban development and architecture.”

Now available to the University of Cambridge electronically from volume 1 (2010) to present.

Access International Journal of Sustainable Building Technology and Urban Development via the ejournals@cambridge A-Z or at this link.

Theoria: a journal of social and political theory

New on ejournals@cambridge A-Z : theoria.

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From the ingentaconnect website for the journal:

Theoria is an engaged, multidisciplinary and peer-reviewed journal of social and political theory. Its purpose is to address, through scholarly debate, the many challenges posed to intellectual life by the major social, political and economic forces that shape the contemporary world. Thus it is principally concerned with questions such as how modern systems of power, processes of globalization and capitalist economic organization bear on matters such as justice, democracy and truth.”

Now available to the University of Cambridge electronically from 1997 to present.

Access Theoria via the ejournals@cambridge A-Z or at this link.

International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction

New on ejournals@cambridge A-Z : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HUMAN-COMPUTER INTERACTION

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From the Taylor & Francis website for the journal:

“The International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction addresses the cognitive, creative, social, health, and ergonomic aspects of interactive computing.

“It emphasizes the human element in relation to the systems and contexts in which humans perform, operate, network, and communicate, including mobile apps, social media, online communities, and digital accessibility. The journal publishes original articles including reviews and reappraisals of the literature, empirical studies, and quantitative and qualitative contributions to the theories and applications of HCI.”

Now available to the University of Cambridge electronically from volume 1 (1989) to present.

Access International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction via the ejournals@cambridge A-Z or at this link.

Dictionary of Medieval Latin from British Sources

New eresource: Dictionary of Medieval Latin from British Sources

Access is now available to the Dictionary of Medieval Latin from British Sources via this link.

The Dictionary of Medieval Latin from British Sources is a British Academy research project at the University of Oxford.  Based entirely on original research, the DMLBS is the most comprehensive dictionary of Medieval Latin to have been produced and the first ever to focus on British Medieval Latin.  Completed in print in 2013, the DMLBS is a definitive survey of the vocabulary of one of the most important languages in British and European history.

Publication of the Dictionary by Brepolis was announced on the DMLBS blog here.

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BBC Shakespeare Archive Resource

Now available via educational username/password access: BBC Shakespeare Archive Resource

The BBC Shakespeare Archive Resource contains hundreds of TV and radio programmes from the BBC’s Shakespeare collection, as well as more than a thousand photos from classic Shakespeare productions.

The programmes on this site are only available for streamed playback in an educational setting, such as in a classroom, lecture theatre or for academic research

To access the programmes contact the English Faculty Library to obtain the username and password which has been granted to us by the BBC for educational use.

Search and find Shakespeare programmes at the website: http://shakespeare.ch.bbc.co.uk/

Click on the “Log in” button below the message: “To view this media, you need to authenticate yourself as being part of a formal educational institution in the UK. Find out more”

Use the username and password to login.

As a back-up, the username and password can also be obtained by writing to ejournals@lib.cam.ac.uk

 

 

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Trial access to 14 February 2016 has been arranged by the Chinese Department at the University Library to the following resources.  Access is only available on campus.

If you find these e-resources useful please let ca22@hermes.cam.ac.uk know.

東方雜志(1904-1948)
http://cpem.cp.com.cn/

光明日报 (1949-Aug 2013)

http://gmrb.egreenapple.com

解放军报 (1956 to date)

http://dlib.eastview.com/browse/publication/2323

人民日报 (1946-May 2012)
http://rmrb.egreenapple.com

申报 (1872-1949)

http://shunpao.egreenapple.com

Until 31 January 2016:

標點古今圖書集成

https://udpweb-english.squarespace.com/biaodien-gujin-tushu-jicheng

歷代書法碑帖集成

https://udpweb-english.squarespace.com/chinese-calligraphy-and-inscription-collection

傳記文學

https://udpweb-english.squarespace.com/biography-literature