Stafford Associates Offering The Online University of Leicester Library
05/22/2011

Stafford Associates, a distance learning services provider, is offering the online University of Leicester Library. This online library is an ideal platform for students who cannot access the physical library owing to their location or busy lifestyle. Students can now find electronic journals, ebooks, access the Leicester Research Archive and many more.

Online PR News – 22-May-2011 – – Knowledge Village, UAE 18 May 2011: Stafford Associates, a distance learning services provider, is offering the online University of Leicester Library. This online library is an ideal platform for students who cannot access the physical library owing to their location or busy lifestyle. Students can now access an enormous arsenal of electronic resources such as electronic journals, ebooks, access the Leicester Research Archive and many more.

A spokesperson of the university talking about the library said, “The University Library is an integral part of the educational process at Leicester, contributing to excellent levels of teaching and student experience. High level support and access for all students, including part-time and distance learning students is critical to delivering our mission. It is a blended library, offering digital and print resources, with both virtual and face-to-face services, to support multiple approaches to research, teaching and learning.”

At the online library, students can access and get information about the Library's databases and other electronic resources easily and any time they want off-campus as well, using the EZproxy login feature. It houses thousands of e-books, e-newspapers, e-references and other useful electronic journals specially archived to serve everyone. It also allows access to the Leicester Research Archive, a digital collection of research output from members of the University.

Stressing on the values on which the library is based, the spokesperson added saying, “We believe in offering a user-centered library service through our collections to support the university's research, learning and teaching. We strive to use innovative information technology to help us deliver our mission. We are keen in promoting perpetual learning as an organisation, and to the personal development of staff and students alike.”

About Stafford Associates
Stafford Associates is a Dubai based distance learning service provider known for its reputable programmes such as MBA in Dubai, BA and BA top ups, diploma and certificate course etc. Their programmes and courses will allow you to earn an internationally recognised qualification from universities such as the University of Leicester, University of Wales, University of Nottingham and so on. Stafford is licensed by the UAE’s Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research as an Academic Service Provider. Stafford Associates is licensed under Dubai Knowledge Village as an Educational Resource centre.

Contact Details
Stafford Associates
P.O. Box – 500358
Block 6, F 01
Dubai Knowledge Village
Dubai UAE
Phone: +971 4 3901685
Fax: + 971 4 3664574
E-mail: info@stafford.ae
Website: http://www.stafford.ae/
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