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Collection Summary

Collection Title
European Documentation Centre (EDC)
A collection of official publications of the European Union's institutions including statistics, research reports, periodicals dealing with EU law etc., serving the University and other Higher Education users in the area. Many of the titles and information are no only available via the internet.
Most items are in English. Many of the serial titles are only available via the internet, see: http://www.bath.ac.uk/library/collections/edc/. Enquiries from schools and F.E. institutions should be addressed in the first instance to the European Resource Centre, Gloucester on +44 (0) 1452 427 204. Small and Medium Enterprises should telephone the EIC (European Information Centre) in Bristol Chamber of Commerce on +44 (0) 117 973 7373
  • Books and Periodicals
  • Electronic Databases
EU publications of national and international significance
Date range of collection
1972 -
Accumulation Dates
1972 -
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
Associated Places
Viewing the collection
For reference only. General public and individual researchers by prior arrangement only.
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Location Details

University of Bath, Library and Learning Centre
Claverton Down Bath Somerset BA2 7AY United Kingdom
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Visiting Information
Access is for reference to paper based materials only. There is no electronic access. A black and white photocopier which takes cash payment is available. External borrowing membership is available for an annual charge.
Any student or member of staff from another institution which has university status can enter the building on any day on production of a vaild library card crom the home institution or a UK Libraries Plus card. All other visitors can enter the library on any weekend or during any day when the library is open during the University vacations. If you want to visit at any other time, please write to the Head of Reader Services, stating when you wish to visit and what material you would like to consult. This will ensure that staff are available to help during the very busy academic semesters. Please note that unaccompanied children under the age of 16 will not be granted access. Visitors must report to the Reception Desk with appropriate ID and will be asked to complete some registration formalities before entering the building.
Collections Overview
The Library collection supports the university's teaching and research interests and is arranged over five floors on open shelves for browsing. Subjects include Architecture, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemical engineering, Chemistry, Civil engineering, Computer science, Economics, Education, Electronic engineering, European studies, Health, Language and languages, Management, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medical sciences, Natural sciences, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Physics, Psychology, Social sciences and Sports sciences. There are a number of special collections; the Antiquarian Collection, European Documentation Centre (EDC), Open University Collection, Pitman Collection, Richard Bowen Judo Collection, Royal Bath and West of England Society Library Collection and the Watkins Collection. The Library also holds copies of theses submitted for University of Bath degrees and the institutional records of the University of Bath.
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

Additional Collection Information

Accrual Status
Papers deposited on a regular basis
Legal Status
Property of the University of Bath
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