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Food and Nutrition: Home

Welcome

Welcome to the subject guide for Food and Nutrition. This guide will help you to find the books, journals and other information you need for your work.

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Key databases

These are just three of the amazing food related databases that are available to you! There are many more databases listed under the Journals, Market research and Company information tabs.

AccessScience is also included here as it is a wide-ranging, regularly-updated online science encyclopedia which covers Food Science.

Happy searching!

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IGD reports

IGD research is in the area of food, grocery and consumer goods.

SHU Research: National Centre of Excellence for Food Engineering

Meanwhile, Back in the Library...

This academic year, the library has put on the exhibition Meanwhile, Back in the Library..., celebrating the role of comics and graphic novels in the academic library. Here's a small selection of relevant titles: but you can find out more about the exhibition, the comics we have in stock, and how comics can be used in learning from the exhibition website.

Happy Christmas? Student support over Christmas from Student Wellbeing

For some people, the Christmas season can be a time when they feel unhappy and alone.

If you need advice or someone to talk to, Student Wellbeing have created a two page leaflet covering a range of services that you can contact including Big White Wall.

You can find the information here on the LSSS Blog post: Support over Christmas. All you then need to do is to click on the leaflet to find out about all the services.

SAGE collections

Sage Research Methods (SRM) is a fantastic collection of books, case studies and videos exploring and illustrating research methods for the social sciences.  

  • Books include Little Green Books and Little Blue Books, short guides to quantitative and qualitative research methods
  • Over 1000 case studies illustrating research methods
  • Videos exploring all aspects of the research process
  • SRM Project Planner - accessible advice on every stage of the research process from defining a question to writing up and sharing your research
  • We don't subscribe to everything from SRM - use 'Refine By' when searching and browsing to see what is available at SHU
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Look at these great new books in the Library...

Take a look here to find out what new books have recently arrived in the Library. Many of these are new editions of recommended resources listed for your modules, great new books about new research related to food and nutrition areas or extra copies of the books that you like to borrow.

Happy reading!

Recommend something for the Library

We love books... and are always looking for new publications to support your learning and teaching, and to keep the library collections up to date with high-quality materials.  If you think we're missing something crucial though, we'd like to hear about it.  You can let us know here.