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Your Study Skills

A very warm welcome to all our new students joining us this year and welcome back if you’re a returning student. Whether you’re a new student, or a returning student, you’ll find plenty of help and...

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Blogging during your PhD

Have you thought about blogging your experiences of doing your PhD? The Thesis Whisperer is a great resource for students doing a PhD, and a recent blog post discussed the potential benefits of blogging...

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International Literacy Day

Today, 8th September 2017, is International Literacy Day.   The UNESCO International Literacy Day webpage has lots of interesting information and plenty of links to other literacy and learning sources.  Well worth a look...

Yesterday Belongs to You

Are you interested in local history? Why not join us this Saturday 15th July at the ‘Yesterday Belongs to you‘ local history event happening at Beamish Museum.  Our archive experts will be on hand...

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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...

Academic book week 2017

Academic Book Week

It’s Academic Book Week (23rd-28th Jan)  which is a celebration of the diversity, innovation and influence of academic books. A list of the top 20 academic books that have shaped modern Britain has been...