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  • Welcome Back to Your Library
    We say a big hello and welcome back to our returning students! Regardless of how much time you have spent in our Albert Sloman Library […]
  • Early Arrivals
    As we welcome our early arrival students, we’d like to introduce you to your Library & Cultural Services! Your Library Whether you’re joining us in […]
  • Focus on Special Collections
    Welcome back to our Focus on Special Collections blog. This month we will be looking at the collection of the Colchester Medical Society. Background Colchester […]
  • Reintroducing Library Services
    uPDATE 23/08/2021 From 23/08/21, we will be extending our opening hours so that you can now visit the Albert Sloman Library from 8am-8pm Monday-Friday, and […]
  • Plastic Free July
    This year we wanted to help create awareness of Plastic Free July, a charity established in Australia which has become a global movement. In recent […]
  • The trouble with e-books and what you can do
    As a Library, we work hard to ensure all students can access their essential readings via online reading lists. We know that making these resources […]

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