Tuesday, 18 January 2011


IOP Publishing has issued new versions of their iPhone applications, IOPscience express and newsflash. Based on customer feedback both applications have been redesigned with new functionality to improve the user's experience of keeping up-to-date on the move.

IOPscience express allows you to browse and search over forty IOP-hosted journals from the last two years and download up to twenty articles (free of charge) per month, whilst newflash tracks all the latest news articles from

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Thursday, 6 January 2011

Extended Opening Hours - WBL

From Sunday 9th January to Thursday 3rd February Western Bank Library is open longer hours to cover the revision and exam period. The hours are outlined below. For the opening hours of our other library sites see the library website. An exam survival guide is also available from Sheffield Students' Union.

Opening hoursStaffed service
Monday - Thursday09:00 - 00:0009:00 - 19:00
Friday09:00 - 21:0010:00 - 19:00
Saturday10:00 - 18:0012:00 - 18:00
Sunday10:00 - 00:0012:00 - 18:00