University of Sunderland Library Blog

Festival of Learning

The Festival of Learning (previously known as ‘Adult Learners Week’) celebrates achievements of adult learners in England. Throughout the month of June, organisations and learning providers are encouraged to host free taster sessions and...

elearning for Healthcare (eLfH)

e-LfH (eLearning for Healthcare) is a Health Education England Programme working in partnership with the NHS and professional bodies to support patient care by providing e-learning to educate and train health and social care...

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Are you making the most of JSTOR?

JSTOR is a digital library covering economics, history, political science, and sociology. It includes other key fields in the humanities and social sciences too. The database holds over 1,500 academic journals, books, and primary...

Research

Victoria Rafferty

  Two new items on SURE from Study Skills Adviser, Victoria Rafferty. ‘Making connections: students’ experiences of academic advice and guidance discussions’ published in the current issue of the ALDinHE Newsletter: http://sure.sunderland.ac.uk/7264/ And a poster Victoria...

BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing Practice Programme

BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing Practice Programme

The University of Sunderland have developed this exciting degree in collaboration with Sunderland CARE Academy partner organisations including Sunderland and South Tyneside, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals, County Durham and Darlington, North Tees and Hartlepool,...

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Sport England Mental Health Initiative

  Sport England have a strategy called ‘Towards an Active Nation’ which promotes the importance of physical activity in treating a range of health issues. To mark Mental Health Week they have published some...

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Outdoor Classroom Day – 18th May 2017

18th May 2017 marks Outdoor Classroom Day. It is a day to celebrate to and inspire outdoor learning and play, teaching life skills such as creativity and teamwork, and connecting with nature. Schools around...

Regional Pharmacy Conference

F.A.O. PhD students and supervisors, Please find details below about a forthcoming regional pharmacy conference that is being hosted at the University of Sunderland on Friday 21st July 2017. It’s a free event and...