Welcome to the International Space University Central Campus!
The Library can help you with advanced search strategies and literature reviews, managing your references and keeping up to date with the latest publications. Explore our self-guided options or make an appointment with a librarian.
Explore our Library brochure for SSP19, how to use the Library and our search for literature page for all our online support.
- Contact the library team - ssp19-Library[at]isunet.edu
- SSP library assistant - Mrs. Pauline Gance - pauline.gance[at]isunet.edu
for questions concerning library collection and services, borrowing, document supply
- SSP research assistant - Mrs Sonal Baberwal - sonal.baberwal[at]community.isunet.edu
for research support for Team Projects, literature search, managing references, instruction and workshops
- Central Campus Library manager - Mrs. Muriel Riester - muriel.riester[at]isunet.ed
Administration, collection development, systems and services, library website, database management & remote access, current awareness service, social networks.
The Library online catalog, EBSCO EDS and databases are important places to search for scholarly information for your research and Team projects. Read our guide Essential of Library research for projects
for guidance and tips to conduct a literature review.
The Library online catalog contains all printed resources, ebooks and curated electronic resources from the internet. Search the online catalog >>
EBSCO EDS is an online research tool that "pulls together" many external sources so that they can be explorer using a single search box . In other words, rather than searching several sources, you can do and EDS search and get a single list of results coming from various sources. In fact, you could think of EDS as the Library's version of Google.
EDS is available to all Library users on- and off-campus. Authentication with your ISU network ID will be required. Go to EBSCO EDS >>
The Library provides access to key databases in each discipline. Use the Search databases link in the top ribbon to find a database specializing in your subject area. Find databases >>
Team Project subject guides
Start your search for information for Team projects with our subject guides and reading list. The Library has selected some key resources, journals and websites. Go to Subject Guides >>
Managing research and referencing
Zotero or Mendeley tools can help manage your readings so you can easily refer back to them and reference them in your assignments and Team Projects. Find referencing softwares >>
Good academic writing refines and focuses the writer's ideas through research and interrogation, then clearly states and properly supports those ideas with effective argumentation and adequate evidence.
At the International Space University, we recommend to use the Harvard System of Referencing (Anglia Ruskin University), also known as the Author-Date method.
Read more about citations and references at ISU >>
Access the Anglia Ruskin Harvard online guide >>
Obtaining material not held at the Library
We provide SSP faculty and participants with access to information sources which are not available from the print collections or electronic subscriptions of ISU Library. Read more about how to make a request >>
You can borrow 10 items during 1 month using your SSP campus card. Use your library account to place holds or create reading lists. Borrowing conditions >>
Spaces and facilities
The library is organized into "Learning zones" which purpose is to promote the Library as a space for research, reflection, discussion and interaction, learning. We offer a range of facilities, including PCs, power points, charging stations, Wi-FI, printing, copying, scanning, group study spaces and whiteboards for collaboration, beanbags and sofas - the choice is yours.
Our library offers opening hours to suit your activities on campus. Do regularly check the library opening hours on Google Calendar as these may vary during the program.
Stay in touch
Contact us to receive help and support from our friendly, knowledgeable staff. You can also share your feedback or make a suggestion.