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Summer vacation at the library

With exams finally out of the way, summer is here and the time for reading has begun! We've got some ideas for your next read and the perfect air-conditioned place to spend your time.


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Course Readers in 2019

The Image and Copy Centre closed at the end of 2018 and new processes are currently being establised for print solutions at the University. Please note: Course Readers will not be affected by this change. They will still be available for purchase through the online shop and can be collected at Ask Library on Level 3 of the BSL.

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TRIAL - BMJ Learning

BMJ Learning offers high-quality continuing medical education for doctors and other healthcare professionals. It features hundreds of accredited, peer-reviewed learning modules in text, video, and audio formats.

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Invitation to the launch of the Gale Digital Scholar Lab

This exciting new digital humanities resource recently acquired by the library, which facilitates new insights on historical materials, will be introduced by Chris Houghton from Gale UK.

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Summer reading

Bookworms rejoice! Now that exams are over and summer is here there is much more time for reading! Browse these 2018 book lists (external link) to find your perfect summer read.

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