Author Archives: Chris Roberts

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Reader Services Librarian, Library Issue Desk, University of Bath

Are you printing in the Library? Please read this message

The University is transferring to a new print service. The new service (using printers supplied by Sharp) is now operational in the Library and three Departments: Academic Skills Centre, Architecture and Civil Engineering and Chemistry. The service used by all … Continue reading

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New University Print Service

The University is in the process of changing its printing equipment supplier from Canon to Sharp.  Brand new printers will be available in the Library for students from Tuesday 13th June. Do take a look at the University Print Service … Continue reading

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Try out BrowZine journal discovery

The Library is currently running a trial of the BrowZine journal discovery tool.  BrowZine allows you to browse ejournals available in the Library’s collection, arrange your favourite titles on a virtual bookshelf and monitor current content. It is available as … Continue reading

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Christmas Vacation Loans 2016

For your information,  items successfully renewed or borrowed from Monday 12 December will be loaned to borrowers until Wednesday 11 January 2017.  While items may still be recalled by other library users during the vacation period, the earliest date you … Continue reading

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No student library card production 13-15 July

A major upgrade to the SAMIS Student Records database application is scheduled for  Wednesday 13th to Friday 15th July. As a consequence of this upgrade, a variety of online systems across campus will not be available during the upgrade and testing period. … Continue reading

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Summer Loans and long term loan requests

Non-renewable long term loan items Some library patrons may have found that your loans have not been renewed and the Library has asked you to return your loan items to us recently.  This is normal and in line with our new automatic renewals policy. … Continue reading

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Library card printing unavailable Thursday 5 May morning

Due to planned upgrades to the University-wide access control system, the Library Issue Desk will be unable to produce new or replacement library cards for a period of time on Thursday 5 May. It is expected that the upgrade will … Continue reading

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