Take the SSL on holiday

Take the SSL on holiday

Christmas Vacation

How to access library resources during the vacation

The SSL will be closed from 5pm on Monday 21 December. Until the library reopens on Monday 4 January 2021 the following information will help you to access library resources whilst you're away.

Vacation loans

Vacation loans start during 8th week of Michaelmas term - Sunday for normal loans and Thursday for short loans. Books will be due back on Friday 29 January 2021 (2nd week of Hilary term).

Opening hours (from Sunday 10 January)

Sun: Closed
Mon-Fri: 10.00-16.00
Sat: Closed

Opening hours have changed due to national lockdown.

Remote access

Access e-books, e-journals & databases remotely by logging in to SOLO with your Single Sign On (SSO). For help see the SOLO Libguide > Signing on

SSL eReadings

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SSL eReadings provides scans of selected articles & book chapters on undergraduate reading lists, that are not available in e-books or e-journals.

Most postgraduate reading lists are available on ORLO and scans, online article and ebooks can be accessed there.

Library Scan

Use the Scan & Deliver service if you need to get hold of a chapter or article. This service will not be available from Monday 21 December until the libraries reopen on Monday 4 January 2021.

Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

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