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Finding Print and Electronic Books

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Need books? Start at Library Search. Details of all print and electronic books held within the Middlesex University collection can be access via the universal Library Search.

 

To browse the collection:

  • Put relevant keywords into the Library Search query box.
  • Select 'Books+' from the boxes drop down menu. 
  • Use left-hand filters to narrow down results
  • Click on results to see our holdings.  

 

To search for a specific item:

  • Put in a few words from the book title and the author’s family name. 
  • Select 'Books+' from the boxes drop down menu. 
  • Click on results to see our holdings.  

 

Sign in to Library Search find out the availability of print item.

Place a 'Request' if the item is already on loan. 7-day loans should be available within a one week period once a request has been placed. 

If the print book is available, note down the shelf number (listed under ‘Location items’). The shelf number takes you directly to the book’s location.  

To access an electronic book follow link; Full text availability‚Äč. If you’re not already logged into UniHub, you’ll be asked to log in. Enter your details and access the book. 

Library Search 

Middlesex University Dubai Library has thousands of print books. Books are available for reference use within the library or for 7-day loan.

To search within the Dubai print collection, use the search box below powered by the Middlesex University Library Search:

Library Search 

Middlesex University Dubai Library has thousands of eBooks. 

To search within the Dubai eBook collection, use the search box below powered by the Middlesex University Library Search:

 

This table gives a rough guide to the shelf numbers for the key areas in AdvertisingCultural StudiesJournalismMedia StudiesPublic Relations and Publishing

You should also use title and general keyword searches on the Library Search, as this table does not cover every possible location.

659.1

Advertising

658.8

Marketing

070.5  

Book & magazine publishing

658.048

Marketing for Non Profit Organizations

381.45002

Book market

401

Meaning, Semantics

658.827

Brands

174.9097

Media Ethics

072

British Press, Tabloids

302.2309

Media in Britain and other countries

070.19

Broadcast Journalism

343.42099

Media Law

384

Broadcasting

302.23072

Media Research

307

Cities, Urban Culture

302.23

Media Studies

302

Communication and Semiotics

303.4833

Mobile Communications

658.8342

Consumer Behaviour

070.43

Newsgathering and Reporting

306.3

Consumer Culture

361.7

NGOs, Charities and Non-Profits

339

Consumption

778.9907

Photojournalism

331.76

Creative Industries

302.232

Print media, Language in Newspapers

306

Cultural Studies

659.2

Public Relations

070.18  

Documentary films

300.72

Research Methods

070.41

Editing

070.195

Television Journalism

791.43

Film Studies

791.45023    

Television production

303.483

Internet and Society, Blogs, Networks

070.4499

War and Media

070.4

Journalism

004.678

Web page design, HTML, Dreamweaver

302.232

Language in Media

302.2308

Women, Gender, Age,in the media

400

Language, Linguistics

808.066

Writing Techniques

052

Magazines