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  • Dive Into History: Commemorating Holocaust Memorial Day
    Every year, on the 27th of January, the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust commemorates the 6 million Jews (around two-thirds of Europe’s Jewish population at the […]
  • A Sustainable Christmas
    Although our winter break this year is going to be different to what we’re used to, now more than ever it’s clear we need to […]
  • Seasonal Holidays
    It’s that time of the year, when in the UK the nights grow colder and the days shorter. During the final months of the year […]
  • Your Library This Christmas
    We’re finally nearing the end of 2020! As the term draws to a close we have some information about library services to share, alongside some […]
  • Reading Online Effectively
    Essential reading for your course should be available electronically through your online reading lists, meaning you can access it wherever you are! If you’re new […]
  • Disability History Month 2020
    Disability History Month (18 Nov-18 Dec) is an annual event in the UK that celebrates the achievements of disabled people, honours their struggle for equality […]

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