Category Archives: social and policy sciences

While You Were Away – New e-Resources!

The following e-book, e-journal and database packages were added to our collections While You Were Away… Engineering & Design Momentum Press e-books: 195 titles added from the Engineering Digital Library and Archive IEEE-Wiley 2018 ebook frontfile Springer e-book collections, including: … Continue reading

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While You Were Away… 2018

A lot has happened in the Library since the end of Semester 2 and the Summer break. We recently posted about the Library’s new physical and digital spaces, but even more changes have been afoot: New look Library catalogue On … Continue reading

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48th Annual UACES Conference & the EU Posters Collection

In 2017, with some help from a Faculty of H&SS Teaching Development Fund grant, the Library and PoLIS jointly purchased a collection of over 140 EU-related posters. Featuring the languages of most European countries, the posters cover a wide range … Continue reading

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New statistics database on trial: Statista

The Library is running a trial of a new statistics database for six weeks. Statista is a Google-like search tool for numbers and statistics with facts and figures easily displayed in charts and graphs. Statista contains: Data dossiers with key … Continue reading

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Department of Social and Policy Sciences achieve milestone in REF Open Access journey

Every six weeks or so, we check each of our Departments’ progress towards compliance with the HEFCE Open Access Policy . This policy asks for journal articles and conference proceedings (with ISSN) to be deposited in a repository from acceptance for … Continue reading

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