University of Sunderland Library Blog

What is open access?

This article by Charles W. Bailey Jr. is now a decade old, but it gives a thoughtful, and comprehensive, overview of the philosophy behind OA; something that often gets lost in the current climate...

Law resources

LexisLibrary: Family Law Reports

This leading specialist family court reporting service is now available through LexisLibrary. Family Law Reports contain verbatim reports of every important Family Division, Court of Appeal, Supreme Court and European courts case covering the whole...

Spotlight on resources

New issues of T.H.E. journals

The latest issues of some key tourism, hospitality and events journals are now available. Annals of Tourism Research (Volume 59, July 2016) Event Management (Volume 20, Number 2, 2016) The Journal of Sustainable Tourism...

Youth and community

Special Report: Children’s Mental Health

The Future in Mind national strategy and £1.4bn in funding is seeing a reorganisation of children’s mental health services that is aiming to transform the outcomes of children and young people…… . . .

Law resources

First 100 Years

The First 100 Years is a ground-breaking history project, supported by the Law Society and the Bar Council, charting the journey of women in law since 1919. As part of the project work is...


Sheela Gowda | Studio Visit | TateShots

Sheela Gowda is an artist living and working in Bengalaru (formerly Bangalore). India. The artist moved from painting to three-dimensional work in the 1990s in reaction to India’s political unease. Gowda’s work is rooted...