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Getting your hands on printed library stock at home

In my last post, I explained what you can do if you visit the library building. Since you will probably never want to do that, I wanted to outline how you can get all the same printed resources from the

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Ways your library is making home study easier

Did you know you can get scanned book chapters emailed to you and books posted to your home address? You can also pick up books you’ve requested at the same time as your B&W printing from the entrance area. Check

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Digital duplication: bigger, better, and now free!

What’s your favourite price to pay for something?  If it’s ‘free’ you’ll free love what just happened to our large format scanner!  We’ve stopped charging, so you just need to turn up with a USB stick and an appointment with

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A reminder about copyright

We pay for access to thousands of e-journals, e-books and electronic databases, which you can use for your studies and research. With such a lot of information out there, it can be easy to forget that we all have to

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Changes to the library photocopying service for staff

From 1st January 2018 the library will no longer be offering a photocopying service for staff. Up until now, academic staff were able to request that library staff photocopy print journal articles and book chapters on their behalf for collection

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Scanners moved away from the second floor

In response to complaints about the noise the A3 scanner was making in the Individual Silent Study Zone, it has been moved to the first floor. This means that there are no longer any scanners on the second floor.There are

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Planned Map Library closures (31 January and 20-26 February)

We regret that due to planned staff absence, the Map Library will be closed on Tuesday 31st January and again for a week from 20-26 February.  Please plan your large format scanning and digital mapping work around these times.

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Scanning in the Library (A4 to A0)

Need to scan something?  You can scan up to A3 for free 24/7 in the Library and our Map Library team can help you scan anything flat up to A0.   Click Read more below for further details about scanning at different sizes.

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Planned Map Library closure (12th-13th January 2017)

The Map Library will be closed on Thursday 12th and Friday 13th January.  Map Library and large format scanning services (larger than A3) will be available again from Monday 16th January.  We apologise for any inconvenience.

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The 10 Apps of Christmas 2016 #1 – CamScanner

First up in our list of free Christmas productivity apps you can treat yourself to for free is CamScanner.  Available for iPhone and iPad, Android and Windows smartphones, CamScanner scans and adjusts images to make them easily readable and then converts

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