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Many of your Policing books will be available online.
When using the Library Search, use the left hand filters to select :-
Clicking on the link will open and e book reader (eg eBook Central). Depending on the licence agreement there will be several options:-
Once the book is open or saved you will be able to select specific chapters or search for key word/s .
Class / Dewey Number
Most modules have a reading list to support your studies with essential and recommended books and articles. Our new Reading Lists Online system allows you to easily access electronic content on the list and find out the latest status of print books - and request these through our Click and Collect service.
You should find a link to your reading list through Blackboard (or MS Teams if that is used for your module). You can also access the system through the link below. On the Find Lists page you can search by your module title, module code or the name of your module leader.
You are entitled to borrow up to 17 items. See the borrowing page for more information regarding how to borrow.
Postal Loans Service
For Distance Learners and other Staffordshire University students who based in the UK but who can't easily visit one of our site Libraries, we offer a Postal Loans service.
Your Library Account
Access your Library Account to see books you have out on loan.
For our Distance Learners, and other Staffordshire University students and staff who can't easily visit one of our site Libraries, we offer a postal loans service within the UK only. You can request up to 4 books at any one time. These will be posted to you free of charge, but it is your responsibility to ensure their safe return and to pay the return postage costs.
If there is an electronic version available of any book that you request, we will email you with the details and provide a link to access the eBook instead of posting out the printed version.
Many eBooks will be compatible with screen readers. There are also a number of things you can change to make them more accessible to your needs.