University of Sunderland Library Blog Blog

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New Books: Exhibition Catalogues

Here's a selection of the most recent additions to the collection of fine art exhibition catalogues. Jessica Warboys (2016) Hill of Dreams at Tate St Ives Published on the occasion of the exhibition of...

FT special report – The Work Revolution

New special report, published on Jun 30, 2016 from featuring articles on the changing face of the modern workplace, agile working and the flexible workforce.

What’s on this weekend?

Alice in Wonderland at Laing Art Gallery A British Library exhibition with additional loans from the Victoria & Albert Museum especially for the Laing, Alice in Wonderlanddelves into the world of Lewis Carroll’s classic...

Watch BBC iPlayer Shakespeare Lives now

A new dance work created by British dance company Rambert inspired by Macbeth. Choreographer Lucy Guerin evokes the dark psychological world of Shakespeare’s famous villain.

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New global travel briefing from Euromonitor

What factors are influencing tourism demand in 2016? The latest Key Insights report from Euromonitor Passport provides the latest market research (including statistics and analysis on topics such as Brexit, travel sales, and mobile...

Spotlight on resources


What is JSTOR? JSTOR is a digital library of more than 1,500 academic journals, books, and primary sources covering economics, history, political science, and sociology, as well as in other key fields in the humanities...

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Asian EFL Journal

This is a (mostly) open-access academic journal that you can find good full text research in, but some special content is charged for.  You do need to register to access the free content –...

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Beamish People’s Collection

The People’s Collection brings together photographs, oral history recordings and more, that document the everyday history of the region, from 1860 to the present day. The People’s Collection opens up an archive of material...

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Library resources for historians

The library isn’t just a place for finding information on subject topics and content for assignments – it’s also a great place to find information to help you develop your research skills as a...

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Spotlight on Spanish Resources

The University Library has a whole host of resources to help you study Spanish whether you’re new to the language and learning on a University Language Scheme module or are studying on an MFL...

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Using Library Ebooks – Top Tips and Troubleshooting

Why can’t I print/copy? You can only print/copy from an e-book when you’re in the Read Online version Why don’t e-books all look the same? Our library ebooks come from several different academic publishers...