Library Survey 2017: Book availability (Set/reading list texts)

In this year's library survey the answers to the question 'If you could change one thing...' repeatedly mentioned the desire for more copies of set texts and reading list books. Some of the responses on this subject were as follows: 'More than one copy of reading list books, especially for papers with primary/set texts (whether … Continue reading Library Survey 2017: Book availability (Set/reading list texts)

Littman E-Library of Jewish Civilization


Trial access has been enabled from 7 April – 7 May 2017 to the  Littman E-Library of Jewish Civilization.

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The Littman E-Library of Jewish Civilization is a 90-volume digital library with over 30,000 pages of leading research in Jewish studies.  It includes international perspectives on Jewish civilization from the USA, Israel, Germany, Poland and the UK.  The variety of texts provides a comprehensive overview of subject areas including history, cultural studies, literature, the Holocaust, biography, religious studies, philosophy and women’s studies.

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Scene from the 1945 production of H. Leivick’s Miracle of the Warsaw … From the Collection of the YIVO Institute

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New Theology ebooks from Bloomsbury (March 2017)

21 Theology titles published by Bloomsbury in 2015 are newly-available to members of the University as ebooks, in addition to those already available from the publisher. Among the highlights from the collection are: Useful introductions to Pneumatology and Atonement: Daniel Castelo / Pneumatology: a guide for the perplexed Adam J. Johnson / Atonement: a guide … Continue reading New Theology ebooks from Bloomsbury (March 2017)