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Technical issues and site status

Service disruption this weekend

Website and telephone disruption this weekend

When: From 7 pm Friday 30 November until 8 am Monday 3 December.


Why: Essential systems maintenance.


What is affected: The website, including the CPD hub, and the telephone system will be unavailable.


What isn't affected: The library's e-books and online catalogue will be available using and the BDJ jobs pages via


Please save these links now if you intend to use either of these sites over the weekend.


Our apologies for any inconvenience casued



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