Reading list technical requirements

See below for advice on how to view, download and print articles and ebook chapters, plus some troubleshooting tips too. If you’re new to our reading lists, watch our introductory video first…



You will need your Shibboleth login to access most of the online resources in your reading list, you should have received this when you started your course.  If you have not got a Shibboleth account please contact us,

If you have forgotten your Shibboleth username or password you can get a reminder or reset link here:

Logging in to Full-Text Papers:

We’ve produced an at-a-glance guide on how to get to full-text on key resources here:

Accessing E-Books

For help accessing our eBooks please click here or see the presentation below…


Although the Online Reading Lists work best with Firefox they are compatible with most browsers, if you experience problems please make sure that the you have the latest version.  You can download the latest versions of the most popular browsers below:


The full text papers will open in a new browser window – if nothing happens please check your browser’s pop-up settings.  If pop-ups are blocked you may need to add the following sites as exceptions, and
iPads and iPhones typically have pop-ups blocked as their default setting, see iPad/iPhone link below if you need help changing this

More information about pop-ups can be found here:

Internet Explorer:

Adobe Acrobat

You will need Adobe Acrobat in order to read the full-text articles, this can be downloaded from:

Contact us

If you have problems downloading material please make a note of your course code and the article or chapter that you are trying to download and e-mail:

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