Month: April 2016

Arbitration International

Library Services now provides full online access to Arbitration International, a quarterly journal covering developments in arbitration related matters.  View the full text of articles from 1985 to present by accessing our Oxford University Press subscription here. Our subscription also gives useful added features, such as: Advance access to articles Ability to set up RSS…Continue Reading Arbitration International

24/7 Library Opening

24/7 opening at Northampton Square Library starts today and will end on Friday 3rd June 2016. During 24/7 opening we expect Library users to treat staff, other students and university property with respect, to adhere to the Library Services Code of Conduct and to use 24/7 opening responsibly. As we are situated in a residential…Continue Reading 24/7 Library Opening

Library Staff Love #6: BoB

When you think of Bob, do you think of: Or: Maybe even: ??? Well, it’s time to think again people. Because when we talk about Bob, we’re really talking about BoB: Box of Broadcasts (or BoB) is a fantastic archive of material recorded off-air allowing you to watch programmes, schedule to record shows and compile playlists…Continue Reading Library Staff Love #6: BoB

Happy World Book and Copyright Day

Tomorrow is World Book and Copyright Day. The 23rd April marks the date in 1616 on which Shakespeare and Cervantes, two giants of world literature, both passed. The day, launched by UNESCO in 1995, aims to encourage everyone to discover the pleasure of reading and to “gain a renewed respect for the irreplaceable contributions of those,…Continue Reading Happy World Book and Copyright Day

Northampton Square Bookable Silent Study Spaces Return Alongside 24/7 Opening

Bookable silent study spaces will be returning during the 24/7 opening period at Northampton Square in April. Students can book a space to study on weekdays from 25th April – 3rd June. Sessions of two or three hour blocks are available between 9am and 9pm and users can book one session a day, with a…Continue Reading Northampton Square Bookable Silent Study Spaces Return Alongside 24/7 Opening

Library Systems Update Tonight

Due to a library systems update overnight tonight, a few of our online services will be unavailable. You won’t be able to login to your Library Account to renew items or access some E-resources for about half an hour from 2:30am. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.  Normal services will resume soon after….Continue Reading Library Systems Update Tonight

New Study Room at Cass

Library Services are pleased to announce that our long standing relationship with Bureau van Dijk has been celebrated with the sponsorship of one of the Cass Learning Resource Centre rooms. The Bureau van Dijk Study Room (Room 1012) allows students a dedicated space to use PCs with direct access to Bureau van Dijk’s databases; Orbis,…Continue Reading New Study Room at Cass

New books selected by you

Our More Books scheme is your chance to tell us what’s missing from the Library collections. It might be a classic text or a brand new release that will help with your dissertation. All you have to do is complete our online form and if the book costs less than £80 we’ll buy it straight away. What’s…Continue Reading New books selected by you

5 of The Best Magazines in Press Display

As well as full digital replicas of today’s newspapers from over 95 countries, Press Display also gives you access to hundreds of popular magazine titles from around the world. The magazines can be read on any computer or mobile device. Here are 5 of our favourites: 1. Total Film Each month, Total Film provides a range of…Continue Reading 5 of The Best Magazines in Press Display