Taylor & Francis are offering free access for one year, until 31 October 2017, to a special issue of the journal Journal of Archival Organization: “Pondering provenance: a special (re)issue”.   If you use, manage or just have an interest in the …

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This week is Open Access week and to celebrate Liverpool University Press have made all their journal content free to use until next Sunday, 30th October 2016. Content is freely available across all subject areas, including languages, literature, history, screen and media …

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Updated 1:34pm 30/06/16. This access issue is now resolved. We are problems accessing our former Palgrave titles on the new Springer platform.  We are working with the publisher and supplier to resolve this as quickly as possible.  The journals affected are: …

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Molecular Systems Design & Engineering is a new journal covering a new and interdisciplinary subject that brings together Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Engineering and Materials Science.   Better still, this journal is available for free until the end of next year, so why not dip …

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Not all journals are equal.  This has long been known but in the past the difference has only been that some were more prestigious than others.  More recently, new publishers have appeared who appear on the surface to be professional companies …

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I am stretching the definition of book his week to introduce you to El Croquis: International Architecture Magazine. The University Library chose to shelve El Croquis with its book collections, perhaps because each edition focuses on a particular architect or practice, …

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Portsmouth City Council public library service and a number of other public libraries around the country are providing free access to academic e-journal articles via a scheme called “Access to Research“. You have to physically visit the library to access …

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Reaction Chemistry & Engineering is a new, free e-journal now available for you to access for free from the Royal Chemistry Society.  From fundamental, molecular level chemistry to large scale chemical production, Reaction Chemistry & Engineering brings together communities of chemists …

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