I'm Diarmuid Kennedy the Subject Librarian for Arts, English & Languages.
I'm here to help, so please get in touch if you need any advice on research, finding information or using the library.
QUB now has access to Kanopy (a video streaming service which includes movies, documentaries, foreign films etc. Content can be embedded in Canvas).
Cite Them Right is an online referencing guide designed to help you reference print, electronic or performance sources accurately. The website has been developed from the book Cite them right: the essential referencing guide by Richard Pears and Graham Shields.
Welcome to the Arts, English and Languages library subject pages. If you're new to QUB take a look at Welcome to Queen's! New Student Guide to the Library at Queen's.
On this page you'll find general information, follow the links for more specialist information about your subject area. Following the library on social media is a good way of keeping up to date
If you are just starting your degree our guides to Understanding Research Literature and Plagiarism and Referencing will demystify the world of chapters, journals, articles, bibliographies and editors.
Details about borrowing, requesting and accessing library services can be found here. You can check the library opening times here.
Get in touch if you have any questions.
QUB students can now access a free six-moth trial subscription to Reuters News archive (ends July 2022).
From the login page (https://reuters.screenocean.com/site/login) click on Queen's University Belfast and it will take you to the QUB login.
After this, you will be asked to fill out the registration form. It’s designed for commercial users (so some fields are not relevant - ignore them). Please note the terms and conditions for education.
Then you’re ready to go.
The most common shelf-marks for Film are:
PN1993 - PN1999 = Books about Motion Pictures
You will find the main section on Floor 2. Recommended books will also be found in Short Loan on the Ground Floor of the McClay Library.
Where can I find books about my subject in the McClay Library?
Record recently aired programmes from over 75 free-to-air channels.
Search our archive of over 2 million tv and radio broadcasts.
Click here or on the image to access.