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  • Focus on Special Collections
    Welcome to our Focus on Special Collections blog! In this blog, we will be looking at what special collections are, and why they are useful […]
  • Library Fair at the Albert Sloman Library
    Get the most out of your Library by attending our Library Fair! Drop-in to the ground floor of the Albert Sloman Library on 10 November […]
  • 6-hour Laptop Loans Trial!
    The Library is trialling a new 6-hour loan period for our laptops!   Up until now, you have been able to borrow one of our laptops […]
  • International Open Access Week 2022
    What is open access week? International open access week is an opportunity for the academic and research community to learn about the benefits of open […]
  • Returning Students – Welcome Back!
    Hello and welcome back to our returning students! Whilst you’ve been away, we’ve been busy working to improve your experience when using library services. Keep […]
  • Welcome To The Library
    Welcome Week is here! We have lots of activities planned in October, so you can learn more about the Library and what we offer. Keep […]

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