E-Books are listed in the Library Catalogue. Click on the URL link.
|Academic Study collection
Find books on research methods, getting a PhD, exam skills, academic writing and how to read a book!
|Travel and language collection
Refresh your language skills and borrow a travel guide.
How to choose a career, write a killer CV, pass selection tests and crack a case interview.
Tired of reading? Use our collection of business audio and video materials. To find then use the Library Catalogue advanced search and use location = multimedia.
Read a book in ten minutes - with GetAbstract.
Business and personal development book summaries and TED talks covering business, management and personal development. Print, download, listen or save to your Kindle. Popular books include:
Power - Jeffrey Pfeffer
Thinking Fast and Slow - Daniel Kahneman
The Intelligent Investor - Benjamin Graham
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People - Stephen R. Covey
The number of books that can be borrowed and standard loan periods:
|Customer role||Maximum number of loans||Course collection||3 day loan||Week Loan||Standard loan|
|Students||15 - max.5 - 24hr loan titles||24 hours or Friday to Monday||3 days||1 week||2 weeks|
|PhD Students||25||24 hours or Friday to Monday||3 days||1 week||4 weeks|
|Faculty||25||24 hours or Friday to Monday||3 days||1 week||4 weeks|
|Staff||25||24 hours or Friday to Monday||3 days||1 week||4 weeks|
|Alumni||5||N/A||N/A||1 week||2 weeks|
Books (apart from 24 hour loan copies) will be auto-renewed up to 30 times providing that nobody has requested them - i.e. placed a hold.
Charges are payable for overdue books:
|Loan Type||Overdue charge|
|Standard loan||20p per day|
|Week loan||50p per day|
|3 day loan||£1.00 per day|
|24hr loan||£2.00 per day|
SUMMON - single Search
Summon searches multiple databases to find print/e-books, articles, news, and limited company/industry reports and country forecasts.
Use the A-Z list of E-journals
We list the Economist as a separate.
No login or prior registration is required. (The App is not available.)
Alternatively the Economist is covered by the Proquest database.