More Books 2018 will shortly be going live, this is where you decide the ebooks that we purchase
How does it work?
We will soon be making thousands of ebooks available to you through Summon, we are making available titles from the major UK academic publishers and a selection of America University Publishers including:
All you have to do is use an ebook and the following will happen:
Please talk to your Academic Liaison Librarian if you experience any problems accessing books.
We currently hold over 150,000 individual titles of e-books and books.
You can search for print books and ebooks in Summon.
Books provide in-depth coverage, detailed analysis and background information for both general and specialised topic areas.
Books are also useful because they offer a foundation or overview of information related to a subject area. You should use books to develop your understanding of a topic.
To develop our stock we receive reading lists from tutors, monitor publisher catalogues, and actively seek stock suggestions and feedback.
We review the collection annually to ensure that the materials continue to reflect the needs of our staff and students, and are in good condition.
If you are a member of staff you will find more information to help you compile your resource and reading list by following this link
If you find a book on your reading list that isn’t available in the Library please call, e-mail or come and speak to us in person at the Library Helpdesk and we will do our best to order a copy ASAP. You can also fill in the stock suggestion form.
Reading and Resource lists
We work closely with academic staff to provide you with access to the material on your resource list.
If you are a member of staff you will find more information about how we can help you to compile or review your resource and reading list by following this link. You will also find information about how we can support you during course validation and reapproval.