University of Sunderland Library Blog

Heritage open days

If you have never taken part in the national Heritage Open Days make sure this is the year you do! Over four days every September thousands of volunteers organise events to celebrate the nation’s...

event audience (crowd)

Participations open access journal

Check out Participations, an open access journal which is devoted to developing the broad field of cultural and media audiences. The journal aims to include work across all fields of media and culture. There...

Maze (Ashley Batz on Unsplash)

Tourism in the news….

There’s been a fair amount of news about the effects of tourism on local residents and on the environment and last night the focus of the BBC Radio 4 programme Moral Maze, was ‘The Morality...

Missing your subject resources?

Are you away from Sunderland for the summer, and wishing you could access the library resources from where you are? Well, you can! Equipped with your university username and password, you can access the...

SURE isn’t just for the REF

Just read a rather  bleak article in the Times Higher that describes one academic’s experience of higher education in England.  His frustrations have led to him taking a position at a university in Germany....