Library Survey 2017: classification re-visited

As promised we will again respond to your feedback given in the Library Survey 2017. As in the Library Survey 2016, people have mentioned that they are not happy with the classification of the library, as it doesn't allow for browsing, and as finding books is difficult. Your comments in 2017 were: Ordering material on … Continue reading Library Survey 2017: classification re-visited


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)

Be prepared: the Henry Martyn Lectures 2017

This year’s Henry Martyn Lectures will be given by Rev. Prof. Emmanuel Katongole of the Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame on the theme of “Who Are My People: Christianity, Violence, and Belonging in Post-Colonial Africa”, and are due to take place on February 20, 21, and 22 at 5.30pm … Continue reading Be prepared: the Henry Martyn Lectures 2017