Category Archives: Library e-resources

Visible Body online resource

‘Visible Body’ is an online resource, now available to London Met staff and students.  It is an interactive human anatomy atlas that allows users to manipulate the torso and strip away layers to reveal muscles, nerves, skeletal structure etc., and to … Continue reading

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New E-Resource of plays available

London Met libraries has recently subscribed to a collection of ebooks called ‘Nick Hern Books’, which is one of the UK’s leading specialist performing arts publishers. The collection has approximately 400 plays that can be found on the library catalogue by … Continue reading

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Map it Out

To coincide with the current exhibition at the British Library ‘Maps and the 20th Century: Drawing the Line’, we have put together a display of some of our map related books in Aldgate Library. Maps have long been a source … Continue reading

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London Animation Festival

Inspiring all you animators out there, our current display in Aldgate library is to coincide with the London Animation Festival. “Founded in 2003, LIAF aims to dispel the popular misconception that animation is just cartoons for kids by screening the … Continue reading

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Winter is coming

To help you create your winter fashion masterpieces as the cold nights draw in, we have created a small display in the library with some winter and fashion themed books and items from the materials and products library. For more … Continue reading

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History of Cartography free e-books from the University of Chicago Press

Online access is free of charge: view, search, and download  “About the Project ~ The History of Cartography Project is a research, editorial, and publishing venture drawing international attention to the history of maps and mapping. The Project’s major work … Continue reading

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Cass E-Resources Focus

                  CASS students – looking for information sources for CCS? The Library provides access to databases (online collections of information resources) that will help you find the material you need to research … Continue reading

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Zaha Hadid, Architect, born 31 October 1950; died 31 March 2016

                              Zaha Hadid, the first woman architect, in her own right, to be awarded the RIBA Gold Medal Commercial Road Library Book display in remembrance of … Continue reading

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Green Week 2016 at London Metropolitan University 7th March – 11th March

Green week 2016  London Met has been named ‘best in England’ for reducing carbon emissions and now Green week 2016 is back and bigger than ever. We have a wide range of sustainability activities taking place across our campus to … Continue reading

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Green Themed Display – “Painting the Modern Garden” Exhibition at Commercial Road Library

  Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse at the Royal Academy 30th January – 20th April 2016 Green-themed book display to mark our London Met “Green Week” Monday 7th March – 11th March See the London Met for details … Continue reading

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