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JoVE Unlimited: 12,000+ science education and research videos

The Library has begun a full JoVE Unlimited subscription. This provides our staff and students with full access to more than 12,000 science and engineering videos, via: Science Education – videos for learning and teaching the theory and practice of … Continue reading

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‘Read all about it!’ Your favourite UK and international newspapers are available online via our digital subscriptions

The Library’s current print newspapers may be inaccessible during lockdown, but our staff and students can still access a huge range of newspapers online. Did you know the following were available? UK and International newspapers, including many popular UK broadsheets … Continue reading

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Extra PCs in the Library for campus-based students

Campus-based students looking for PCs to use for exams and revision, look no further! The Library building may still be closed, but we have made 23 PCs available in the foyer 24/7 for those of you who may not have … Continue reading

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B&NES Library service – join online for e-books audiobooks and more!

B&NES public library service is currently offering an extended digital temporary membership (currently 4 months) and with this any member can access all of their digital offers.  You can sign up here.  Digital offer – all available free via app or … Continue reading

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Extra study skills and wellbeing e-books added to our Library Lists

We have recently added some more e-books to our Read Well and Study Skills collections in order to support you while you study remotely. 📚 Our Read Well collection includes resources on anxiety, depression, body image, mindfulness and physical health. … Continue reading

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Houseplant hero rescues Library plants (and offers top tips)

Hello Plant Lovers! Let me start by introducing myself. My name is Hiba Khan. A postgraduate student pursuing MSc Finance and I live on-campus accommodation. I call myself a Plant Aficionado and my favourite houseplants are Pothos, Sansevierias (the hard … Continue reading

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Temporary relaxation of the HEI Copyright Licence during COVID-19

The Library building may be closed, but the Library Scanning Service for Academics continues to operate. Please submit digitisation requests for course readings through our web form. We have been unable to scan from our print collection since staff were … Continue reading

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Resources made available by publishers due to COVID-19

Staff and student access to our Library’s electronic resources off-campus is continuing as normal. For those interested, our Research Services provide a list on finding open access publications in a tabbed section on this page. Content unlocked by publishers The … Continue reading

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How to access Library resources from home (off-campus)

While measures are in place to prevent the spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), the Library has suspended face to face services and shifted towards online provision of services. The Library building is now closed to library users. Full list … Continue reading

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Library services update: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Updated May 4 2020 With additional measures in place to prevent the spread of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), the Library building is now closed. The following Library services are available remotely: Library building The Library building is now closed to Library … Continue reading

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