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Free trial to Rand Daily Mail

FREE TRIAL access is now available to the RAND DAILY MAIL. Trial finishes on March 29 2017. Please send us your FEEDBACK.

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Where to start your research

See our LibGuide for further help with: iDiscover. Books. Journals & articles. Databases. Newspapers. Theses. Audio-visual. Portals & institutions.


Archival materials

See our LibGuide for information regarding the unique collections that are held here at the Library, and for information on Special Collections & Archives elsewhere in the University & nationally.

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DVDs. CAS Seminar Series. University film services. Audio-Visual LibGuide.

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Charity Collection in Library

Standing Voice - promoting rights and health needs of people with albinism in Tanzania & East Africa

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Reference management

Need help with reference management? Take a look at the information here on: reference management software and training; research data management; referencing advice.

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