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New online resource – Times Higher Education (THE)

Library Services are pleased to announce that all City staff and students now have access to the Times Higher Education (THE) online. The THE contains global higher education coverage including world university rankings, news, opinions and features. Read online articles, digital editions and download the app to your device. To set up your Times Higher…Continue Reading New online resource – Times Higher Education (THE)

Oxford Legal Research Library

Library services now gives you access to the Oxford Legal Research Library online platform, where you can read over 90 books on four different areas: International Commercial Arbitration, International Commercial Law, Financial Banking, and Private International Law. What titles are available? A few titles are relevant, whether you’re a postgraduate student, an undergraduate or a…Continue Reading Oxford Legal Research Library

Summer in the City

Summer, for many students, has now arrived, and for others, it is not far off. Before you go, don’t forget to return your library books and settle any outstanding library fines. You can check your account on the CityLibrary website. Working through the summer? We are open throughout the summer too. Northampton Square Library will…Continue Reading Summer in the City

19 International books you really must read in International City Week

As part of International City Week we asked Library Staff for their favourite books written by international authors or with an international theme. Check out their recommendations below. Tove Jannsson, Moomins series* “Moomins are adorable, and very gentle, and mostly kind”.   Ficciones by Jorge Luis Borges “One of my favourites would definitely be the…Continue Reading 19 International books you really must read in International City Week

Library Essentials Pop-Ups this term

Our Library Essentials pop-ups are back again throughout this term and, starting from today (Thursday the 1st February), Library Staff will be popping-up on the Level 1 Walkway in the University Building to offer help and support through answering all of your questions about Library Services. Whether it’s wanting to know our opening times, how…Continue Reading Library Essentials Pop-Ups this term

Requested items collection at Northampton Square

You can once again use the self issue machines to borrow your requested items, CDs and DVDs at Northampton Square Library.  Apologies for any disruption this caused you. We are awaiting delivery and installation of new self issue machines to improve reliability of this service….Continue Reading Requested items collection at Northampton Square

Northampton Square library – level 3 update

Library Services have discussed the situation regarding the vandalised Pod study units on Northampton Square Library Level 3 with colleagues in Property & Facilities and furniture suppliers over recent days. We have been assured that there is no damage to the electrical infrastructure around these units.   Evening and weekend access to Level 3 will…Continue Reading Northampton Square library – level 3 update