Category Archives: engineering & design

Try out BrowZine journal discovery

The Library is currently running a trial of the BrowZine journal discovery tool.  BrowZine allows you to browse ejournals available in the Library’s collection, arrange your favourite titles on a virtual bookshelf and monitor current content. It is available as … Continue reading

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Pidgeon Digital for Architecture & Design is re-launched!

Pidgeon Digital is an excellent resource comprising over 250 unique illustrated talks from the greats of the Architectural, Design & Engineering world. The website has been completely re-built and is now re-launched with a much improved user interface and is now fully responsive … 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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Blueprint: Architecture magazine now available online

The Library has just acquired electronic access to Blueprint magazine for content from 2013, issue 330 – . This supplements our long-running print collection (from 1994, issue 104) at PER 72 on Level 3. If you have an iOS device (e.g. … 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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El Croquis and Architectural Review now online

Architects rejoice! The most recent editions of El Croquis are now available electronically through an institutional subscription. Content from issue 104, 2001- is available online. See also the Library catalogue. Architectural Review is now also available online for content from 2013, … 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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