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Silent & quiet study during revision and exams

Please be considerate to your fellow students during the revision period by keeping noise to a minimum on the quiet floors (Levels 3 and 4) and maintaining silence on Level 5. Quiet and silent study space is very popular at this time … Continue reading

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Springer ebooks update: 2017

Our ebook collections have been further enhanced with thousands of new ebooks from the following Springer collections. Additional 2017 titles will be released and become available up until the end of the year. We have also added Chemistry and Materials ebooks from 2000-2004, to give a … Continue reading

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New e-Resources | WYWA 2017

Engineering & Design Frontfile e-book collections acquired: – IEEE-Wiley 2017 – Springer Chemistry & Materials 2017 plus 2000-2004 backfile – Springer Energy 2017 & Engineering 2017 New e-journal subscriptions: – Nature Reviews Materials – Nature Energy – Physical Review Applied … Continue reading

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While You Were Away – Space & Power

More study space… and e-journals We’ve removed rows of print journals which we now purchase electronically, freeing up space across the floors to improve our study areas We’ve increased our e-journals again, from c. 21,000 to 24,000 titles We’ve updated … Continue reading

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While You Were Away 2017

Important new services Sharp multi-function devices (copy, print and scan) and credit top-up machines have replaced the older Canon devices as part of the Campus-wide Print Services upgrade New ‘Library Lists’ – we’re piloting new reading list management software with … Continue reading

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Celebrate World Architecture Day 2017

Monday 2 Oct 2017 is World Architecture Day! This is an event for architects around the world organised by The International Union of Architects (UIA). This year’s theme is “Climate Change Action!” The UIA supports the initiatives from the 015 International Climate Change … Continue reading

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Lighting and power supply upgrades in the Library

The lighting on Level 3 of the Library is being upgraded over Summer. Smart LED lighting is being installed across the floor, including staff offices. This will improve both the environment and provide energy savings. The floor is accessible as … Continue reading

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