Category: About your Library

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

New eBooks – February 2020

What follows is a list of new ebooks received by the Library during February 2020 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 – February 2020

What follows is a list of new books received in the Library during February 2020 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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Enter the Cafe

“Science may never come up with a better office communication system than the coffee break.” ~Earl Wilson Don’t miss the Library Café with its hot and cold drinks and snacks and its 24/7 vending machines, tucked around the corner where

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Be the student led change you would like to see

The Library has been steered and shaped by generations of student-led change.  We love to listen now as much as ever to all your comments, suggestions, ideas and criticisms and draw inspiration from your insights and creativity.  While the feedback

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We love books – especially rare ones!

As February is the month of love, we have gathered together to share with you books from our Rare Books collection that all have red covers. Red being the colour of energy, passion and of course love. Have a look

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Hello silence, my old friend

Do you hate crowds and find the Library increasingly taken over by folk whose idea of serious study seems to be to treat the Library like a giant coffee shop?  You are not alone, but there are still ways to

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New eBooks – January 2020

What follows is a list of new ebooks received by the Library during January 2020 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 – January 2020

What follows is a list of new books received in the Library during January 2020 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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How are we doing?

We are pleased to present our first report on the revised Library Service Standards for last term.  These revised Library standards are more ambitious and challenging than before, reflecting the range of work we do that contributes to the quality

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Happy LGBT History Month!

February celebrates the formerly marginalised history of lesbian, gay, bi and trans people, who have spent the best part of the past two centuries in obscurity and suffering persecution.  Our display this year compares and finds similarities between the oppression

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