Category Archives: Issue Desk

Beware email ‘phishing’ attempts

University of Bath students and staff may be targeted by ‘phishing’ attacks – emails pretending to come from the Library, IT services or other university professional services. We’d like to remind all users of the official advice offered by the … Continue reading

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Reduced Library services on Monday 16 December

Library staff are taking part in an ‘Away Day’ training event on Monday 16 December. We will be maintaining a minimal service from the Library’s Issue Desk. If you require support from Information and Subject Librarians from the Subject Floors … Continue reading

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Christmas Vacation Loan periods

The Library will be adjusting the due dates of borrowed books in the coming days to allow borrowers to take books home for study over the Christmas vacation where items have not already been requested by other borrowers. From Tuesday … Continue reading

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While You Were Away 2017

Important new services Sharp multi-function devices (copy, print and scan) and credit top-up machines have replaced the older Canon devices as part of the Campus-wide Print Services upgrade New ‘Library Lists’ – we’re piloting new reading list management software with … 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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We’re cutting Library fines!

On National Libraries Day 2016, we will be introducing a new loans system.  From 6th Feb, if you have on loan, or borrow any of our current 7-day or 28-day loan items, or any 7-day loan item from the SALC, … Continue reading

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