Author Archives: Jim Lawrence Green

Extended Trial Resources from OUP

We have arranged extended trial access to a number of premium resources from Oxford University Press as part of an ongoing project. The resources below are all available until the 5th July – perfect for use during your final assignments and exams! Access them all though the Electronic Library trial section or the links below.




  • Oxford Handbooks Online, the home of scholarly research reviews, is a collection of the best Handbooks in 14 subject areas. It brings together the world’s leading scholars to discuss the latest thinking in a range of major topics. Oxford Handbooks contain in-depth, high-level articles by scholars at the top of their field.



Britannica App for Apple

Have a burning question over the summer?

You can download the Encyclopaedia Britannica App from the Apple App Store and receive full access until 30th

Britannica App

Britannica App

September by entering our exclusive username and password.

For more information on the app, follow this link.

Access the username and password from our password page.

Mobile access to e-resources


On the go? The library website lists a wide range of mobile-friendly resources that are available to access wherever you are. These include AirPAC, where you can search the entire library catalogue from your mobile; Cambridge Journals Online, with full-text access to selected titles; Web of Knowledge for extensive bibliographic information; and many others.

If you have  a smartphone, there are also dedicated apps for some of the most popular resources including American Chemical Society, Jordans Family Law Online, SciVerse and SpringerLINK, which are all available via your provider’s app download service.

For the full list, take a look on the library pages under Electronic Library/Mobile access to e-resources, or follow this link.