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Giving old textbooks a new home

Donate your unwanted textbooks and help support new students.

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My Learning Essentials

The Library's award-winning skills programme

My Learning Essentials is our comprehensive programme of online resources, workshops and skills clinics designed to support your personal and academic development.

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New binding services

Printing and binding services for dissertations and theses are now provided online.

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Ebooks on demand

Immediate access to thousands of ebooks - New ebooks added!

An extra 500 titles have now been added to Library Search.

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The John Rylands Library

John Rylands Deansgate

Built in the 1890s, The John Rylands Library is widely regarded as one of the most beautiful libraries in the world; both the building and its collections are of outstanding international significance.

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Special Collections

The John Rylands Library is not just a magnificent building - it is also a working academic library where researchers can consult the collections in the modern Elsevier Reading Room.

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