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10 services from Libraries you may not know about

What are Interlibrary Loans? Can I get a book posted to me if I don’t live in Nottingham? How do I access material that is held in the Central Store?  Here are ten things you might not know about the services we offer in your libraries. 1. Bookable study spaces We have a wide range …

On trial: Emerald Insight Expert Briefings

We are pleased to bring you trial access to Emerald Insight Expert Briefings. Expert Briefings are created by independent geopolitical analysis and advisory firm Oxford Analytica. The content explores the implications and impact of global emerging trends and developments, capturing the impartial analysis and commentary of independent leaders and academics on political, social and economic …

NUsearch upgrade: easier reporting of e-resource access issues

Find out about the new features in the latest upgrade to the university’s library discovery tool, NUsearch. New feedback tool to report issues with accessing e-resources In the latest NUsearch upgrade we have introduced a new feedback tool which you can use to let us know when an Available online link is not working for …

Easter Break key resources 

Do you have an essay to write over vacation? Or perhaps you’re preparing for an exam? In this blog, we share some of the tips for finding resources, accessing study space and preparing for exams and assessments.   Library Subject Guides  Our subject guides are designed to help you locate key resources specific to your subject …

On trial: National Theatre Collection 2

We bring you trial access to the National Theatre Collection 2. We already have ongoing access to the first 30 productions in the National Theatre Collection. Collection 2 offers an additional 20 high-quality video productions featuring fresh takes on the classics and compelling performances. Turn of the Century Plays for Contemporary Audiences Hedda Gabler Julie …

On trial: BioDigital Human

We are pleased to you trial access to BioDigital Human. BioDigital Human is an interactive 3D software platform for visualizing anatomy, disease, and treatment, with over 600 health conditions. The software can: Create content aligned with educational objectives using intuitive authoring tools Hide structures to isolate essential anatomy and apply paint and effects to emphasise …

On trial: Digital National Security Archive

We are pleased to bring you trial access to Digital National Security Archive. Digital National Security Archive is a comprehensive collection of declassified primary documents central to U.S. foreign and military policy since 1945. Collections cover the most critical world events, countries, and U.S. policy decisions from post-World War II through the 21st century. More …

You Said, We Did – how we’ve responded to your feedback

We love feedback at University of Nottingham Libraries. We love hearing what you love about our services and spaces also how we might be able to make changes to better support you during your time at Nottingham. We regularly make changes based on feedback received through surveys, emails, social media, whiteboards in libraries, conversations with …

From classmarks to oversize: your guide to common library terms

Using the library for the first time can be a daunting experience, especially when you come across terms such as classmark, Interlibrary Loan, Issue and MFD. Read on for our guide to what some of the most used terms in our libraries really mean. Don’t forget if you have any questions about using our libraries, …

Looking for study space? 

Whatever your needs, our libraries have a place for you.  From silent study rooms to spaces for working with friends, there’s something for everyone across our libraries and Study here spaces.  If you have questions, ask any member of Library staff or contact us by Live Chat, email or phone.  Booking study space  Our libraries …