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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​. 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:

 

Useful Shelf Numbers

Due to the multidisciplinary nature of Education, related material is located in different areas of the library.
It is essential to use the library catalogue to find the shelf placing of specific subject areas. 
The guide below indicates some useful shelf numbers.
 

  Adult education    

  374

  Assessment                  

  371.26/371.27 

  Child psychology

  155.4

  Classroom management   

  371.1024

  Classroom teaching            

  371.3

  Curriculum             

  375

  Discipline                

  371.5

  Education (general)             

  370

  Education history 

  370.903

  Education leadership        

  371.2   

  Education management  

  371.2   

  Education policy       

  379

  Education: social aspects             

  370.19 

  Educational psychology     

  370.15

  Educational research          

  370.7

  Higher education                 

  378

  ICT            

  371.334

  Mentoring              

  371.102

  Multicultural education      

  371.117

  Public administration            

  351

  Public policy in education                

  379

  School administration       

  371.2

  Secondary education          

  373

  Socialism                                

  335    

  Special education                

  371.9