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  • ESCALA and The Environment
    In her work, Dr Lisa Blackmore, a Senior Lecturer for the School of Philosophy and Art History, has identified environmental challenges as an urgent issue. […]
  • Your Library This Easter
    Spring has arrived and Easter is on the way! 🌼 We’ll be taking a break over the holiday period, so please read on for information […]
  • Transforming Library Services in response to COVID-19
    Since mid-March 2020 when the COVID-19 pandemic made its presence felt in the UK, we have been in the process of continuously transforming the services […]
  • Love Letters To Our Students
    In years gone by, we’ve celebrated Valentine’s Day by inviting students to write either a love or breakup letter to the Library, expressing how they […]
  • Lunar New Year
    The Lunar New Year, most commonly associated with the Chinese New Year or Spring Festival, occurs annually and typically falls sometime between January 21 and […]
  • Essex Student Journal
    What is the Essex Student Journal? Formerly operated as ESTRO, the Essex Student Journal has recently relaunched onto a new publishing platform. The Essex Student […]

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