Trial access to Nexis Uni

Nexis Uni brings togethers print and online journals, television and radio broadcasts, newswires and blogs. As well the archives of local, regional, national and international newspapers. The search engine also brings together a unique collection of legal and business sources, including information on federal and states cases and statutes including U.S Supreme Court decisions since 1790, and data on more than 80 million U.S. and international companies.

For an overview of the resources click on the ‘?’ icon at the bottom right.

Access to Nexis Uni is available off-campus until 15 May

If you have any feedback, please email to lrc@reading.edu.my .

Email notifications

If you have not been receiving email notifications such as Pre-Overdue Notice, Overdue Notice and Bills for your loans, please check your Junk Email box. It might be possible the e-mail system suspect such emails from the LRC is a spam mail.

Alternatively, you may check for due dates via your LRC accounts in Enterprise.

 

Bye-bye 2020

As the term is coming to an end, it is time for you to put your books away and take a break. Although the campus is closed to students, you may return your book loans by post to:

Learning Resource Centre (LRC)
University of Reading Malaysia
Persiaran Graduan
EduCity
79200 Iskandar Puteri

Should you have any enquiries please email to lrc@reading.edu.my.

Please take note that the year end campus break is from 24-30 Dec 2020.

Studying at home

As you continue to study online off campus, please note that if you have any loans due from 2 Nov it will be automatically renewed. You can also check your account or renew any loans on your own via Enterprise. Even though the LRC is closed you can get in touch with us through email lrc@reading.edu.my

For any outstanding debts please check with the counter staff before payment when you are allowed back to the campus.

 

 

Book loan due dates

In view that all students will be learning from home for the next 2 weeks, all book loans with due dates within this period will be automatically pushed to

27 Oct (Tuesday).

Should you have any issues with your loans or enquiries please email us at lrc@reading.edu.my

We look forward to seeing you again on campus.

Attending Virtual Classes

If you are attending virtual classes in the LRC using your media devices (e.g. smartphone, laptop) or PCs in the LRC, please use a listening device such as headphones, earphones or earbuds. This ensures that you are not disturbing other LRC users. Also the audio is much better compared with the device speakers.

This ruling also applies to any other audio related media such as screencasts, video streaming, audio books, etc.

Always remember to be courteous and considerate of those around you.

Re-opening of LRC

The LRC is ready to welcome students back starting on 1 July 2020. Opening hours are

Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5.30pm.

When visiting the LRC please observe the Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) recommended by the University.

Additional Resources

During this pandemic situation of Covid-19 that is happening around the world, there are a number of online resources that are available for free. You can find the list under the Covid-19 tab for each of the subject area listed here.

Take note of the duration of the free access if stated.

 

Hungry for more?

Are you running out of books to read? Fret not. You can always tap into the National Library of Malaysia for more reading materials. From children’s books to fiction, non-fiction, best-sellers and even audio books.

Follow the instructions in the website for access remotely.

Recommended resources:

Overdrive – e-books
Zinio – digital magazines
PressReader – international and local newspapers