Category Archives: events

While You Were Away: Library Space Upgrades

This is the first post in a series highlighting major Library developments that happened ‘while you were away’ over the summer. The full report is available here. The 3 most significant space upgrades are as follows: 1.Power update: over the summer … Continue reading

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New Library Display: Well-being books and Black History Month

The Library has set up a new permanent display collection of Well-being and Health books (bought with funds from Widening Participation and the Library).  These are all borrowable and we hope all students and staff will find them interesting and … Continue reading

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Library visit to the University of Jordan and international collaborations

We were fortunate to visit the University of Jordan this summer as part of a library project supporting joint and visiting PhD students. Funded through the Erasmus International Credit Mobility (ICM) scheme and organised through the International Research Office, a … Continue reading

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Silent and quiet study during revision and exams

Please be considerate to your fellow students during the revision period by keeping noise to a minimum on the quiet floors (Levels 3 and 4) and maintaining silence on Level 5. Quiet and silent study space is very popular at this time … Continue reading

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Celebrating British Science Week 2019

British Science Week is a week-long celebration of sciences, with various events taking place all around the country (and the University!). To mark the occasion, we have put together a display featuring a selection of titles from our ‘popular science’ … Continue reading

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LGBT+ History Month (February 2019)

The Library, working with Equality, Diversity and Inclusivity partners across campus, is celebrating LGBT+ History Month with the addition of more than 30 books to Library stock!  All the books purchased were suggested by members of the student LGBT+ group. … Continue reading

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A Week of Days from our Archives & Research Collections Team

What are days for? The poet Philip Larkin said that days are where we live*. If that’s true, then they are also the receptacles of our past, present and future, connecting time gone by with time still to come. To … Continue reading

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