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New exhibition at The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery celebrates British…

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Easter weekend closure, holiday opening times, renewals and fines -…

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Help to solve maths problems in a range of disciplines is available thanks to…

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Your chance to hear from the team about their favourite items currently on…

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Skills@Library supports taught students to develop academic skills, through online resources, workshops, 1-to-1 appointments, drop-in sessions and teaching in the curriculum.

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Researcher@Library teams help staff and PhD researchers with open access, research data management, literature searching and increasing citations: online, in person and through workshops and events

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Delve into our outstanding collections of rare books, manuscripts, art and archives and find unique primary research material.

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