Category Archives: e-books

E-Book trial of Business Expert Press

We are pleased to announce a two month trial of e-books specifically written as practical, concise guides to business for MBA and post-graduate business students. Topics covered include: leadership, project management, marketing, planning, chain management, ethics, international business, corporate governance, … Continue reading

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Wiley reference works online: aerospace, electrical, chemical engineering, life sciences and more…

The Library has recently updated our access to a range of Major Reference Works published by Wiley, providing a wealth of up to date information at your fingertips. Titles include: Wiley Encyclopedia of Aerospace Engineering: original expert articles in aerospace … Continue reading

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Springer ebooks update: 2016

Our ebook collections have been further enhanced with almost 10,000 new ebooks from the following Springer collections. This includes over 3,000 ebooks from 2016 subject collections. Further 2016 titles will be released and become available up until the end of the year. Many pre-2016 … Continue reading

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Building Types Online – full text database trial

Birkhauser’s full text database, Building Types Online, showcases content from across 12 of its leading publications (2002-16), covering for example: houses, offices, schools, libraries, sacred and industrial buildings. We have free, full-text trial access until 31 May 2016. You can search or … Continue reading

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CRC Water Science: 350+ new ebooks

The library has purchased the CRC Press ‘Water Science NetBase’ e-book collection. Follow the link above then click to Select a Subject Area within the Water Science collection to browse available ebooks. Click the box at the top of the interface that says … Continue reading

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All the words you could ever need

Words are my thing.  My first degree is in languages (French and Russian) and I enjoy writing.  So my book of the week choice is the Oxford English Dictionary Online.  This is a record of all the known  words in … Continue reading

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Practical Action ebooks: international development

A number of  “international development” ebooks are now available through a package from “Practical Action Publishing”, to which the Library has just started subscribing.  Specific subject areas are listed as including “agriculture, climate change, energy, disaster risk reduction, enterprise and business development, … Continue reading

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