Politics in hard times – a selection of free articles

Politics in Hard Times.
A turbulent year for the world economy has resulted in pressure for nations, individuals and the international system. To aid research in this field, Routledge have compiled 65 free articles under 8 themes:

• Causes of the Financial Crisis
• Financial Crisis Impact and Management
• Regional Focus on the Financial Crisis
• Learning from the Financial Crisis
• The Financial Crisis as a Crisis of Capitalism
• Opportunities Emerging from the Financial Crisis
• Globalization
• Security and Defence in Hard Times

A selection of the best research on politics and the political economy can now be found in one place.
Access this for free at: http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/access/politics-in-hardtimes.pdf

iFind Research – your search for quality information starts here!

Our new service iFind Research has been launched!
iFind Research  is a great new resource which allows you to search for journal articles across up to 10 databases at the same time.  Not only will this save you time but it will also introduce you to new databases you may not have come across before.

iFind Research will guide you to new research and published articles and where we subscribe to the journals it will also give you a link to the online version.  As long as you have  a computer with internet access and a Swansea University Athens password, you can access this exciting new resource from anywhere in the world.

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iFind Discover – our new library catalogue.

Our new library catalogue has been launched!
iFind Discover is a great new resource which can tell you what books and journals we have in the library, where they are and if they are available to borrow. Not only that it will also tell you whether the resource has an online version so you don’t even have to come to the library to use it!

Added features on the new catalogue include being able to add Tags to records where you can comment on how useful the book is, it will also recommend to you which other books could be useful for your subject and it can also search Trinity Saint David’s library, Swansea Metropolitan’s library and Swansea University’s library all at the same time!

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