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New architecture journals database: Avery Index

The Library has begun a subscription to the Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals. This electronic database enables you to search for articles from across 325 current and 3,080 retrospective architecture journals from around the world. Avery Index, founded in 1934, … Continue reading

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JISC Geospatial Data service now available for UK maps and spatial data

JISC developed this new mapping and spatial data service with Airbus. Until July 2020 they are making it available for free to the FE/HE community in the UK. It makes available current and historic Ordnance Survey maps and data (including … Continue reading

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Silent and 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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Digimap update: Global and Society Roam trial access

Our subscription to EDINA’s Digimap service gives our staff and students online access to current (OS) and historic maps and map data for the UK, as well as Environment (land cover), Geological, Marine, Aerial and Lidar content. Until 31 July 2019 we … Continue reading

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LGBT+ History Month (February 2019)

The Library, working with Equality, Diversity and Inclusivity partners across campus, is celebrating LGBT+ History Month with the addition of more than 30 books to Library stock!  All the books purchased were suggested by members of the student LGBT+ group. … Continue reading

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New resources: books, databases, journals and more!

We hope you enjoyed Inter-Semester Break and are now back in the groove for the new Semester! Here are some highlights of new and recently added Library resources, as well as some general updates since Autumn that may have passed … Continue reading

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New Year’s Refurbishment – Library Levels 1 and 5

During the Christmas break we upgraded some of our most popular spaces! This brings more seats, power and a refreshed look and feel whilst harking back to our history. Level 5 The study area on the East side of the … Continue reading

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