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Authorised users and access permissions

In addition to the conditions of use each publisher's licence defines who may access their resource. These people are called "authorised users". Each group of authorised users has different access permissions.

Authorised users are:

Log in to subscription resources via 'Discover' or go to the resource and choose Academic/Institutional/or Shibboleth option.

Current students and staff

May access:

  • all our subscription e-resources.

Teachers of authorised users at another institution (partner college staff)

To arrange set up of their username and password, partner college staff should contact their Faculty representative. They may access:

  • ACM Digital Library
  • ACS Legacy Archives - ACS Publications
  • Cite Them Right Online
  • Education databases (EBSCO)
  • Euromonitor Passport
  • JustCite
  • Reaxys
  • ScienceDirect

Visiting professors

Visiting professors need to contact HR to have their account set up. They may access:

  • 17th and 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers
  • ACM
  • ACS Legacy Archives - ACS Publications
  • Cambridge Journals Archive
  • Reaxys
  • ScienceDirect

Emeritus professors

Emeritus professors need to contact HR to have their account set up. They may access:

  • ACM
  • ACS Legacy Archives - ACS Publications
  • Cambridge Journals Archive
  • Education Databases (EBSCO)
  • JSTOR
  • Reaxys
  • ScienceDirect

Walk-in users, including retired staff

There is currently no off campus access to e-resources for retired staff. On site access to e-resources is available via the walk-in PCs:

  • ACM Digital Library
  • ACS Legacy Archives - ACS Publications
  • Art Full Text (EBSCO)
  • Business Source Elite (EBSCO)
  • Cambridge Journals Archive
  • CINAHL with Full Text (EBSCO)
  • Cite Them Right Online
  • Dance In Video (Alexander Street Press)
  • Dawsonera ebooks
  • Education Databases (EBSCO)   
  • EMBASE
  • Emerald Management - Emerald Engineering
  • Euromonitor Passport
  • HeinOnline English Reports - HeinOnline Law Journal Library
  • IEEE Xplore - IEEE/IET Electronic Library (IEL)
  • JSTOR
  • JustCite
  • MLA Directory of Periodicals - MLA International Bibliography (EBSCO)
  • PsycARTICLES (EBSCO)
  • Psychology and Behavioural Sciences Collection (EBSCO)
  • Reaxys
  • ScienceDirect
  • SocINDEX with Full Text (EBSCO)
  • SPORTDiscus with Full Text (EBSCO)
  • Teachers' TV (Alexander Street Press)
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