Daily Archives: Monday, September 29, 2014

Opening Hours for the Refugee Council Archive at the University of East London

This post provides details of the Archive opening hours for the Library and Learning Service: Archives at the University of East London.  The Refugee Archive and the British Olympic Association Archive are currently located on our Docklands Campus Library whilst the Hackney Empire Archive is currently located in our Stratford Campus Library.

The opening hours for both Docklands and Stratford Archives are as follows:

Docklands Archive                                Stratford Archive

Mondays:  1pm – 6pm*                               By Prior Appointment Only

Tuesdays:  1pm – 6pm*

Wednesdays:  1pm – 6pm*

Thursdays:  1pm – 6pm*

Fridays: 1pm – 6pm*

Sat/Sun:  Both Archives Closed

* Morning appointments between 10am and 12pm are available by prior appointment.  The Archive will be closed between 12pm and 1pm for lunch.

We would recommend that, especially for external users, that you contact us in advance of your trip in order to make an appointment to use the Archives.  This enables us to ensure that a member of staff will be on hand to assist you.

To make an appointment, please click on the link to our Make an Appointment page on our new UEL Archives Portal website..

Further information can also be found on all of our archival collections by contacting the Archivist, Paul Dudman, on 020 8223 7676 or by emailing: library-archives@uel.ac.uk.

ToC: Journal of Refugee Studies Table of Contents for September 1, 2014; Vol. 27, No. 3

Oxford Journals have recently publishe dthe latest Table of Contents alert for the Journal of Refugee Studies.  Further details of the articles included in this volume, Vol. 27, No. 3, (September 2014), are detailed below:


The Pursuit of State Status and the Shift toward International Norms: South Korea’s Evolution as a Host Country for Refugees
Hans Schattle and Jennifer McCann
Journal of Refugee Studies 2014 27: 317-337
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Gender, Securitization and Transit: Refugee Women and the Journey to the EU
Alison Gerard and Sharon Pickering
Journal of Refugee Studies 2014 27: 338-359
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Neither Temporary, Nor Permanent: The Precarious Employment Experiences of Refugee Claimants in Canada
Samantha Jackson and Harald Bauder
Journal of Refugee Studies 2014 27: 360-381
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Riotous Refugees or Systemic Injustice? A Sociological Examination of Riots in Australian Immigration Detention Centres
Lucy Fiske
Journal of Refugee Studies 2014 27: 382-402
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‘I am a Widow, Mother and Refugee’: Narratives of Two Refugee Widows Resettled to Australia
Caroline Lenette
Journal of Refugee Studies 2014 27: 403-421
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Local Currencies: A Potential Solution for Liquidity Problems in Refugee Camp Economies
Brent Ranalli
Journal of Refugee Studies 2014 27: 422-433
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Where ‘Difference is the Norm’: Exploring Refugee Student Ethnic Identity Development, Acculturation, and Agency at Shaw Academy
Oluchi C. Nwosu and Sandra L. Barnes
Journal of Refugee Studies 2014 27: 434-456
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Beyond the Law: Power, Discretion, and Bureaucracy in the Management of Asylum Space in Thailand
Adam Saltsman
Journal of Refugee Studies 2014 27: 457-476
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