Author: David Bennett
Assistant Librarian (Promotions) at the University Library. An enthusiastic advocate of libraries, diversity, inclusion, equity, and social justice for all, inside and outside the workplace.

Could you be the next local Westlaw student representative?

Every year, Thompson Reuters recruit a paid Law student representative that they train to an expert level to use the Westlaw legal resources suite. In this role, you would support your fellow students to use these powerful search tools to

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Welcome to your virtual Mental Health Week

Laughology have made a series of videos, blogs and other information available for free to support Mental Health Awareness Week this week. These resources cover a range of topics from happiness and positivity to developing a growth mindset to managing stress,

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Ebook Central – planned maintenance on 26 June

In order to maintain its high level of functionality, Ebook Central is moving from its current server to Amazon Web Services (AWS), the world’s most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud platform on 26 June 2021. This means Ebook Central will

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Wednesday study skills webinars

Macmillan Publishers are offering a series of free study skills webinars in support of their academic writing book series. The webinars last one hour each and cover reflective journaling, essay writing, and goal setting, motivation and overcoming procrastination. They run

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Reopening the Library amid the IT outage

Update 22 April 2021 – It has been confirmed that the ‘Guest’ wireless network and IT Helpers will be available in the Library building, which means you will have the same access to the internet and eresources as you would

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Charity Shopping: Second Hand Citizens

Welcome to Fashion Revolution Week! Don’t miss the exciting free public lecture (and panel discussion) this Thursday on how Covid-19 is changing the face of charity shops, Thursday 22 April, 6.00-7.30 pm. While charity shops may get ‘ransacked’ by style-hungry

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EG announce webinar and short essay competition for budding real estate experts

Are you studying or planning a career in surveying, property or real estate management? If so, you’ll know how important having accurate and current data is to making decisions and managing a property portfolio. That’s why you’ll probably be excited

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Last of the Lexis training webinars this year!

If you still haven’t managed to get to all of the Lexis law training webinars this year, don’t miss the final instance of each, starting this Wednesday evening with the Basic Lexis Certification webinar session. Getting certified in the use

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Could you become our next LexisNexis Student Associate?

LexisNexis are recruiting for a new Student Associate to act as arepresentative on campus for their online services and adviseand support fellow students with their legal research. This is the sort of CV enhancing position that really can help you

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It’s never too late to ask!

Deadlines closing in? Your library can still help! Whether you are looking to pin down a source for those last elusive facts you need to qualify in your dissertation or referencing is taking over your life, your friendly library team

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