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  • Knitted Superheroes
    At our libraries we’re always striving to offer the best services to our users, which this year has looked slightly different! To make sure we […]
  • Lean Library
    Your library, your way How do you access your electronic resources? Do you come to the library website and browse? Do you look at your […]
  • Owlbert Investigates – October
    Owlbert’s Special Item of the Month Greetings! Welcome back to Special Collections. This month I am investigating a book which is very interesting and very, […]
  • Open Access Week 2020
    Celebrating all things Open Access at Essex, find out more about the open research movement, guidance on publishing open access, and much more!
  • Student Recipes
    Whether you’re a new or returning student, fending for yourself at university doesn’t have to be a daunting task. In this blog post we’ve complied […]
  • PPS in Special Collections
    The Library’s Special Collections contain a variety of materials that cover a wide range of subjects. In this blog, we are going to take a […]

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