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Natalie Pollecutt

Natalie Pollecutt is Library Systems Officer at the Wellcome Library.

  • Changes to the Library login

    18/08/2015

    The Wellcome Library, as part of the Wellcome Trust, is changing how you log in to our website. We are asking everyone who wants to log in online to have a username, email address, and password for their account. This… Continue reading

  • Search the content of PDF documents in the Library catalogue

    23/02/2015

    Just over a year ago we introduced the ability to search the full-text of a proportion of our digitised items through the Library’s catalogue. We have now added PDF documents to the list of items you can search full-text. This… Continue reading

  • A vision for online library services – what do you think?

    03/11/2014

    Tell us your thoughts! The Wellcome Library is working with a group of UK academic libraries to develop our vision for and delivery of online library services. We want to understand how you are currently using online library resources and… Continue reading

  • Sunglasses or umbrella?

    16/10/2014

    Wellcome weather is a new web experiment in the Sandbox on the Wellcome Library web site. Each day, different pictures selected from Wellcome Images illustrate the current weather conditions at the Wellcome Library in London. Tate galleries inspired this experiment:… Continue reading

  • Improving login: see your password when you need to

    24/06/2014

    Do you ever need to see your password when you’re trying to log on to the Wellcome Library? If so, we’ve just added the option to show your password when logging in. Simply click ‘show’ in the password box to… Continue reading

  • Opening doors to easy access…

    18/06/2014

    Today we’ve made two changes to our access procedures that will open the door even wider to our online archives and website features. You no longer need to register to access the majority of our digitised archives – approximately 30,000… Continue reading

  • Full-text searching now available in the Library catalogue

    24/10/2013

    The Wellcome Library has introduced full text searching for a proportion of our digitised items. You can now search inside the items themselves, in addition to searching across information about the items. Why have we done this? Simply because you’re… Continue reading

  • Image showing quick search location link

    Where in the Library…?

    11/03/2013

    You know our quick search catalogue tells you what we have in the Library. Now we’re making it easier to find our material on the shelves, too. Each entry now links from its location, in this example ‘Reading Room AOS’, to a… Continue reading

  • Women are passing each other by. Photogravure after Eadweard Muybridge, 1887.

    A new address for the Wellcome Library… on the web

    26/02/2013

    The observant amongst you might have noticed that last week the Library moved. Not physically, but we did move in the virtual world to new URLs. You will be redirected to our new URLs when you visit. If you prefer… Continue reading

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    New RSS feed for digital collections

    11/02/2013

    The Wellcome Library first introduced RSS feeds for new Library material in 2008. We’ve added new feeds where possible since then. Now we’ve added our latest RSS feed for material newly available to view through our player. The player greatly… Continue reading