Category: About your Library

Inormation about the University of Portsmouth Library, its services and activities

Come recycle with us!

Welcome to 2020! One of our new year’s resolutions is to become still more sustainable, recycle more and send less to landfill.  For this, we need your help! One of our biggest problems is that recycling gets mixed up and

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New eBooks – December 2019

What follows is a list of new ebooks received by the Library during December 2019 ordered by title. More complete details, as well as listings from previous months, are available on our website’s New Books page in the form of

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New Books – December 2019

What follows is a list of new books received in the Library during December 2019 ordered by classmark. More complete details, as well as listings from previous months, are available on our website’s New Books page in the form of

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Changes to Library Fines and Recalls

From January 2020, we will be changing the way we recall books that have been reserved by someone else.  Any outstanding fines have been removed from your library account.  Your loans will continue to be automatically renewed unless someone else

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It’s Christmas (Nearly!)

Thank you for your lovely Winter messages, hopes and wishes you having been adding to the gorgeous Christmas tree we have up in the Atrium in the Library. We have really enjoyed reading them all. There is still time for

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Lost and Found and the Rare Books Collection

For December and January, we have on display on the first floor foyer a book found in the Rare Books Collection that we recently discovered had a story tucked inside from a newspaper. The article told the story of Donald

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New eBooks – November 2019

What follows is a list of new ebooks received by the Library during November 2019 ordered by title. More complete details, as well as listings from previous months, are available on our website’s New Books page in the form of

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New Books – November 2019

What follows is a list of new books received in the Library during November 2019 ordered by classmark. More complete details, as well as listings from previous months, are available on our website’s New Books page in the form of

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The University Library joins Jisc Library Hub Discover

The University of Portsmouth Library is now contributing to the Jisc Library Hub Discover (not to be confused with the Library’s Discovery Service, which is available through our website and finds information across many of our printed and electronic resources).

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Explore Your Archive Week!

This week is Explore Your Archive Week.  Can you say “I’ve Archived”?  Here’s some nostalgic, surprising and dramatic images from our institutional past selected by our archivist, Anna Delaney.

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