Tag: Christmas

Dear Santa…

Dear Santa, I’ll be going home from Uni for Christmas, but I have deadlines at the beginning of January. I’m torn – I want to enjoy my time at home with friends and family, but I know I should be

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School’s out for Christmas science fun!

Sci-Tech takes on Christmas: check out the updated Sci-Tech School’s Out Pinterest board for Christmas themed science and technology activities.  Bring out the kid in you and enjoy new fun ideas for all the family. Merry Christmas from your Science and Technology Library Faculty Teams!

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Christmas is coming

As you may have seen, the shops are all gearing up for Christmas, trying to part us all from our money.  We have now published our Christmas vacation opening times on the library website and will be displaying posters from

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Help over the holidays

Christmas is almost upon us, so we all leave you for a few days at the end of tomorrow (Library staff will be available to help you until 5 pm on Tuesday, 23 December). If you are working over the

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Turner & Paige no.4 Dec. 17th 2014

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Switching on the lights

December has arrived and with it the new Christmas tree went up yesterday to mark the start of Advent – the grand countdown to Christmas and the surrounding holiday.  We hope you enjoy the tree now on display in the

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Christmas opening hours

From Saturday, 13 December, some staffed desks will operate shorter opening hours.  From 15 December, only the ground floor desks will be staffed.  The Library will be open until Tuesday, 23 December.  Full details of staffed desk opening times will

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All I want for Christmas – HMS Ocean

Here’s a seasonal contribution which made us smile here at TOTD: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-devon-16066600 Thanks to E for finding this.

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ridiculous Christmas

After yesterday’s seriousness, we thought this might be a little more lighthearted.  Thirteen photos Time magazine: http://www.time.com/time/photogallery/0,29307,1944094,00.html

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Bookish Christmas trees

With the Library Christmas tree now up and decorated (see here: http://www.facebook.com/#!/photo.php?fbid=10151272922606842&set=a.10150192011406842.328190.8313376841&type=1&theater ) TOTD has been interested to see what others have tackled.  This site has some lovely Christmas trees of books: http://bookriot.com/2012/11/26/7-heavenly-holiday-crafts-to-make-with-books/ and here’s a site that collects 12 such

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