Changes to Primo and routes to electronic resources

May 31st 2016: Primo has undergone a re-design towards a cleaner, more mobile-friendly page with links to major sources and request forms gathered on the yellow page banner and easy-to-find help, advice and training information.

Search tabs:

screenshot of Primo tabs

Aber collections (the default search) finds

  • physical items in campus libraries: books, journals, newspapers, pamphlets, DVDs, CDs, dictionaries, atlases
  • e-books, e-journals and other electronic information sources to which AU subscribes

Articles & more does a fast search of many journal articles from participating publishers and returns results with full-text online

Cadair searches the Cadair open access repository to find AU higher degree theses and research. If you prefer, you can visit Cadair and search it directly.

Aber+ returns results from both Aber collections and Articles & more searches.

WHELF returns search results from WHELF library catalogues. 

On the Primo banner:

E-journals @ Aber

Search, browse, discover and visit the electronic journals that Aberystwyth University subscribes to, plus a range of online open access journals. Was E-journals A-Z on the previous layout.

Resources A-Z

Links to an alphabet list of links to electronic information resources that that Aberystwyth University subscribes to. The pages detects whether you are on campus or not and provides off-campus advice accordingly. Replaces Databases A-Z on the previous layout. Resources selected by subject are available on the subject information pages.

Purchase Request

For students to make More Books requests and staff to order books from their department's discretionary fund.

Document Supply

The Document Supply service can be used to borrow books or acquire journal articles which are not available at Aberystwyth University libraries.

If you have any comments or questions, or would like some training in using Primo, please don't hesitate to contact the Academic Engagement librarians: 01970621896