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Published Books by Staff and Researchers at the University of Derby


August 2022

Clive Holmwood's co-edited 'Handbook of Play, Therapeutic Play and Play Therapy' has been reviewed in the journal Creative Arts in Education and Therapy - Eastern and Western Perspectives. The article is available open access and can be read by following this link. The book is available from the library as an e-book.


February 2022

Francis Jegede's recently published book 'Doing a PhD in the Social Sciences' has been reviewed in the latest issue of the Journal of Practice Teaching and Learning. You can read the review here and the book is available to read through the library.


January 2022

Paul Gilbert has authored a chapter in Oxford University Press's forthcoming book 'The Virtues in Psychiatric Practice'. A preview is available from Google Books and the book will be published in April 2022.



The University of Derby has an active and inspiring research community. Each year many books are published by staff and researchers at the university. The library is proud to be able to provide access to these books so that the whole university can benefit from the work of our wonderful research community. On this page you can see the books by University of Derby staff and researchers which have most recently been added to the library collection.

Please note: this guide focuses on books. If you would like to see other academic research by staff and researchers at the university, including journal articles please see UDORA.

New E-Book Titles: Click on the title for access

Police Procedure and Evidence in the Criminal Justice System

Co-authored by Barrie Archer, Lecturer in Policing. (Publication date: January 2023)

Tourism Transformations in Protected Area Gateway Communities

Co-edited by Peter Wiltshier, Emeritus Professor in Tourism Management. (Publication date: May 2022)

Theory of Change: Debates and Applications to Access and Participation in Higher Education

Includes chapters co-written by Jill Hanson, International Centre for Guidance Studies (iCeGS), & Vicky Cotterill and Anna Davey, Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Collaborative Outreach Programme (DANCOP). (Publication date: May 2022)

The Routledge Companion to Drama in Education

Includes a chapter by Ava Hunt, Programme Leader for the MA Applied Theatre and Education. (Publication date: May 2022)

Hizmet in Transitions European Developments of a Turkish Muslim-Inspired Movement

Written by Professor Paul Weller, Centre for Social, Cultural, and Legal Research. This book has been published Open Access. (Publication date: April 2022)

Deep Learning for Security and Privacy Preservation in IoT

Co-edited by Aaisha Makkar, Lecturer in Computer Science. (Publication date: April 2022)

Contemporary Research Methods in Hospitality and Tourism

Includes a chapter by Barbara Tomasella, Lecturer in Marketing. (Publication date: April 2022)

The Oxford Handbook of Career Development

Co-edited by Tristram Hooley, Professor of Career Education and including contributions from Dr Siobhan Neary, Head of the International Centre for Guidance Studies, and Tom Staunton, Lecturer in Career Development. (Publication date: August 2021).

Erasmus Darwin's Gardens: Medicine, Agriculture and the Sciences in the Eighteenth Century

Written by Paul Elliott, Professor of Modern History at the University. (Publication date: June 2021)

African Handbook of Climate Change Adaptation

This Open Access book includes a chapter by Dr Sian Davies-Vollum, Head of the School of Built and Natural Environment and Daniel Koomson, PhD researcher in climate and environmental change. (Publication date: June 2021)

Art, Borders and Belonging

Co-edited and including a chapter written by Dr Maria Photiou. (Publication date: May 2021)


Co-authored by Dr Yoon Irons, Health and Social Care Research Centre. (Publication date: March 2021)

Blasphemy and Politics in Romantic Literature: Creativity in the Writing of Percy Bysshe Shelley

Written by Dr Paul Whickman, College of Arts, Humanities and Education. (Publication date: June 2020)

The Institutionalisation of Evaluation in Europe

Includes a chapter by Dr Tracey Wond, College of Business, Law and Social Sciences. (Publication date: April 2020)

The Routledge International Encyclopedia of Sport and Exercise Psychology Vol II

Includes a chapter co-written by Dr Andy Pringle, College of Science and Engineering. (Publication date: April 2020)

Exploring Political Legacies

Co-authored by Prof Stephen Farrall, College of Business, Law and Social Sciences. (Publication date: March 2020)

Deep Learning-Based Approaches for Sentiment Analysis

Includes a chapter which was co-written by Dr Tariq Abdullah, College of Science and Engineering. (Publication date: March 2020)

Leading Continuous Improvement Projects

Co-authored by Professor Jose Arturo Garza-Reyes, College of Business, Law and Social Sciences. (Publication date: February 2020)

The Routledge Companion to Health Humanities

Includes a chapter written by Prof Susan Hogan, College of Health, Psychology and Social Care. (Publication date: February 2020)

New Print Book Titles: Click on the title for access

Critical Library Pedagogy in Practice

Includes a chapter by Academic Librarian Caroline Ball (November 2021).

Doing a PhD in the Social Sciences by Francis Jegede

Written by Francis Jegede, Associate Professor in International Relations and Diplomacy. (Publication date: July 2021)

Ethics in Computing, Science and Engineering: A Student's Guide to Doing Things Right

Written by Dr Barry Blundell, University of Derby Online Learning. (Publication date: February 2020)

The Jews, the Holocaust, and the Public: The Legacies of David Cesarani

Co-edited and including two chapters authored by Dr Larissa Allwork, Researcher in Impact at the university. (Publication date: December 2019)