University of Birmingham

Digital Library Team

Schools and departments


"All the Library in a single search"

A new service, FindIt@Bham, has been launched which offers a 'one-stop-shop' for searching eLibrary, the Library Catalogue and other resources. Try it now at...


(Note : Both eLibrary and the old Library Catalogue will remain available until Summer 2013!)

ProQuest scheduled downtime
On Sunday February 14th, ProQuest will be performing essential maintenance to their main platform (
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The maintenance is due to begin at 03:00 GMT and last for 6 hours. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.
Box of Broadcasts (BoB) National Downtime
Due to some scheduled downtime to eradicate minor technical issues, the Box of Broadcasts (BoB) will be unavailable for one hour at 09:00 GMT on 15th February, 2016.
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Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.
Lugt's Répertoire Online - unavailable until further notice.
Due to a serious technical issue access to Lugt's Repertoire will be unavailable until further notice.
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The Publisher is now working to migrate this primary source collection to the content platform
ACLS Humanities ebooks
If you are using Internet Explorer errors are currently appearing when linking to ACLS ebooks, such as 'Oops, we aren't able to get to the page you requested...' As the message says, please copy and paste the URL into a new tab and it should then link to the ebook.