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Inormation about the University of Portsmouth Library, its services and activities

New eBooks – June 2018

What follows is a list of new electronic books received by the Library during June 2018 ordered by title. More complete details, as well as listings from previous months, are available on our website’s New Books page in the form of downloadable

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New Books – June 2018

What follows is a list of new books received in the Library during June 2018 ordered by classmark. More complete details, as well as listings from previous months, are available on our website’s New Books page in the form of downloadable Excel

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Farewell to the front of the building

Well, perhaps not quite all of it, but today is the long awaited day when the illuminated logo on the front of the library building is replaced.  Today we see take last lingering look at a sign that has probably

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New eBooks – May 2018

What follows is a list of new electronic books received by the Library during May 2018 ordered by title. More complete details, as well as listings from previous months, are available on our website’s New Books page in the form of downloadable

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New Books – May 2018

What follows is a list of new books received in the Library during May 2018 ordered by classmark. More complete details, as well as listings from previous months, are available on our website’s New Books page in the form of downloadable Excel

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The social meaning of hair: a photographic exploration

We are excited to be displaying a fascinating photography project on hairstyles by Pharmacy student Tinevimbo Mupfacha.  Our hair helps define us.  For millennia, civilisations around the world have styled their hair to express their individuality and personality.  This blog post

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The summer starts here!

The Library closes tonight at midnight.  From tomorrow (Saturday 2 June), the Library will operate shorter Summer Vacation opening hours.  We will open at 10 am on Saturdays, closed on Sundays but open 24/7 from Monday-Friday throughout the vacation (except

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Artist’s books by Guy Begbie now on display

We are pleased to display a series of experimental artist’s books produced by Guy Begbie.  You can find some of these books displayed in the first glass cabinet on your left as you enter the Library Atrium and still more

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Data Protection Policy

It is likely that most of you will have been bombarded by emails over the last couple of days inviting (or begging) you to remain on a company’s mailing list, or at least to view their updated privacy statement. Of

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Realms of Gold – Exploring Our Rare and Special Collections.

Have you ever spotted on the catalogue that some of our books are kept in the Rare Books Collection? Did you wonder why?  Or imagine what else is in there? Here at the library, staff treat all our books with

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