Category Archives: study areas

Additional silent study space in the Library

Over the summer the Self Access Language Centre (SALC) rebranded to the Language Learning Zone and moved from the front of Level 5 to the back of Level 3 of the Library. In its place and by popular demand, the … Continue reading

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While You Were Away – Space & Power

More study space… and e-journals We’ve removed rows of print journals which we now purchase electronically, freeing up space across the floors to improve our study areas We’ve increased our e-journals again, from c. 21,000 to 24,000 titles We’ve updated … Continue reading

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Are you a PG student looking for somewhere quiet to study/write up over the summer?

Are you a postgraduate student looking for somewhere quiet to study or write up over the summer?  We realise that Library space is heavily used during semester times, but during the months of July, August and most of September we have … Continue reading

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Library PC shutdowns for electrical checks

Essential safety checks of the electrical cables supplying the PC areas at the front of the Library will be carried out across 13-20 April on Levels 2, 3, 4 and 5 of the Library. On each day, the PCs and … Continue reading

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The Library responds to your feedback

Since November 2016 we have been using a new graffiti feedback board to gather your views on our services and facilities. We have noted and collated your comments and responded to them by topic/theme in three separate posts. Print copies … Continue reading

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Quiet Study in the Library during the exam/revision period

For the duration of the exam revision and University Assessment period the upper floors of the Library will be for quiet study only: 9 – 28 Jan 2017. This does not represent a change for Level 5 which is silent all … Continue reading

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Get a room! Group and quiet study in and beyond the Library

New and forthcoming: Learning Commons The Learning Commons are informal working environments for independent and group study. They currently include Level 2 of the Library, 6WS and 6E2.8. More Learning Commons will open in 2017 (Norwood House, Manvers Street). These are non-bookable spaces. … Continue reading

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