Category Archives: Library

New Installation of The Commons including Buddy Press Part 1

Tweet Introduction The Commons has been running as a pilot since February 2011.  It has just received its mandate to be a service.  One that CELT at DMU is excited about.  The hope of The Commons is to bring communities … Continue reading

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Create an affiliate search with alert on Web of Knowledge (Science)

Tweet A quick note because this was tricky. Go to Web of Knowledge and click on the Web of Science tab. Click on “Advanced Search” and enter something like: OG = “De Montfort Univ” hit “Search”. You will get a table … Continue reading

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TV Project (2008)

Tweet This PDF describes how DMU could (has) implemented TV capture and playout: TV Project It starts: With the uptake of an ‘upgrade’ to the TV licence the library may now capture off air programmes to disk and then stream those … Continue reading

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Deleting duplicate programmes from the library’s TV recordings

Tweet I’ve been asked to delete some duplicate recordings from DMU Library’s Off Air Recording service.  We record duplicates because some recordings can be affected by: atmospheric conditions other programmes that can run on, e.g. golf mistakes in the electronic … Continue reading

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