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Archives of Human Sexuality and Identity: Part 1: LGBTQ History and Culture Since 1940

May 2nd, 2016 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, Trial Resources

The first part of Archives of Human Sexuality and Identity brings together approximately 1.5 million pages of primary source content on social, political, health and legal issues impacting LGBTQ communities around the world, including many periodicals from Australia and New Zealand. It presents important aspects of LGBTQ life in the second half of the twentieth […]

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Laboratory Optics

May 2nd, 2016 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

A multimedia interactive guide to developing practical skills for optics research.  Can be used as an instructional tool or as a reference resource. Access is currently available:  Laboratory Optics

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Building Types Online

May 2nd, 2016 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

The database Birkhäuser Building Types Online is a resource for the study and practice of architectural design. The database offers exclusive and unparalleled, highly flexible and detailed search and browse access to the contents of the Birkhäuser program on building types. All content was written and selected by internationally renowned authors in architectural design.

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The Literary Encyclopedia

March 16th, 2016 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, Trial Resources

The Literary Encyclopedia is a repository of authoritative reference work about literary and cultural history. It publishes biographies of major and minor writers; scholarly descriptions of all interesting texts written by these authors, including those often neglected; and a variety of descriptive and critical essays on literary, cultural and historical matters, which provide a finer […]

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Student Study Lounge now open 24/7

March 4th, 2016 · No Comments · All Library News, Announcements

The student Study Lounge located in the Main Library on Level 2 is now open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  The Study Lounge is monitored by an onsite security guard and access after 10pm is by swipe access only.  Wifi is also available.

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A new Postgraduate Study Space is now open

February 8th, 2016 · No Comments · All Library News, Announcements

The Library has a newly refurbished space for Postgraduate students located on Level 4 of the Main Library. This space is open during Library opening hours. All Postgraduate students have access to this space using their student cards. The new space has: 122 study desks fixed & casual seating 4 study rooms for group study […]

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New resource – Royal Society of Chemistry Historical Collection

February 8th, 2016 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

The Historical Collection contains items dating back to 1505, and comprises much of the historical information collected by the Royal Society of Chemistry and its precursor societies since 1841. It exists in two parts, Society publications and minutes, and Historical books and papers. Society publications and minutes contains material produced by the Royal Society of […]

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New resource – SciVal

February 8th, 2016 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

SciVal offers quick, easy access to the research performance of 6,000 research institutions and 220 nations worldwide. A ready-to-use solution with unparalleled power and flexibility, SciVal enables user to visualize research performance, benchmark relative to peers, develop collaborative partnerships and analyze research trends. We welcome your comments and feedback on this resource.

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New resource – WestlawNext

January 13th, 2016 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

      WestlawNext is a database of legal materials. It covers the USA and has some International content.(WestlawNext will replace Westlaw International from January 1 2016). We welcome your comments and feedback on this resource.

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A-Z e-Journals is now Find e-Journals

November 30th, 2015 · No Comments · All Library News, Announcements

A-Z eJournals is now Find e-Journals Our e-journal links on the Library homepage has changed from ‘A-Z e-Journals’ to ‘Find e-Journals’. This button is still located under the search bar for your convenience. This change has been made out of necessity, due to our shift away from an older version of the layer that provided […]

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