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I suggest you make a suggestion!

Welcome back and a warm welcome to our new students! Over the summer we’ve missed you here at the library. We have particularly missed reading the thoughts and the ideas you add to the Online Suggestion Box found on the Library

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Take a personal tour of the library (wherever you are)

Many people find the library surprisingly large but as soon as you become familiar with what is where it will begin to feel like a second home.  To help you settle in and find everything you need, we have produced

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Welcome (back) everyone: Library opening hours and how we can help

A big, warm library welcome to all our new students and all those rejoining us next week! During Induction Week (17-23 September), the Library will be open every day from 8 am – midnight.  From the start of term (24

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Join the Artsfilm Weekend Film Festival

Your are invited to the Artfilms Weekend Film Festival! Twice a month Artfilms open access to selected videos from across their collections, showcasing films from a variety of disciplines, producers and cultures. The videos are released on a Thursday and are free

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Watch Artsfilm Weekend Film Festival titles for free

Watch films from the Artfilms Weekend Film Festival for free until tomorrow night (midnight on Tuesday 4 September) Login to the Artsfilms streaming site and log in as a guest: Login name: filmfestival1 Password: artfilms Come back to this blog

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Reading list rollover (information for academic staff)

The end of year reading list rollover is almost upon us.  All reading lists will roll over to show as current lists for the coming academic year on Thursday 2 August 2018.  If you are an academic managing one or

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New online subscription to Times Higher Education (THE)

The University has taken an institutional subscription to the Times Higher Education (THE). This allows all current University of Portsmouth staff and students to access THE online from any device after registering with their University of Portsmouth email address.  Our

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Open source accessibility software now available from library desks

The Library now supplies the open source “MyStudyBar” software on USB stick for you to take away and use for free.  Please ask for a copy from library staff at staffed ground floor library desks.  These are available to anyone

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Showcasing your blossoming research for REF 2018: introducing ORCIDs

The Research Excellence Framework (REF) assessment approaches once again.  Research England has strongly recommended anyone submitting to the REF in 2018 to have their own Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID).  If you want more information on setting up and

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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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