Tag: competitions

Shelfmark fishing challenge – we have a winner!

After two days of determined angling, we have a confirmed winner with a formidable top score of 3948!  Congratulations to Daniel Kelly who managed to beat tremendously stiff competition to win the Amazon Echo Show 5.  We hope you all had

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National Book Tokens £1000 (book token) giveaway

How does a free £1000 grab you?  Still interested if you can only spend it on books and ebooks (fun ones as well as books for study)?  What if you had to give it to a friend and then look

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University Easter Egg Hunt – Library clue

Here is the Library clue for the Easter Egg Hunt: My third is riding the waves, and feels ill after “S”. My second is dingy inflated by “h”. My first is in “T” and is to “each” but not their

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The Learning on Screen Awards want your film production!

The Learning on Screen Awards 2019 are open for submissions.  There are categories open for university productions, student productions and more. For more information and to submit your production/s please visit the new Learning on Screen website. Submissions will be reviewed by

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The Novella Award

Do you have a short story you would like to share with others?  The Novella Award is running a competition, offering £1000 for the best short story (20,000-40,000 words) received and publication of the winning story by Sandstone Press. The deadline this

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Where’s Pip?

Pip took a travelling holiday to the USA last Christmas.  If you can name the building shown in this selfie Pip took in the USA or name the architect who designed it, you could win a bag of fabulous Library

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Can you spy success winner

Winner announcement! We are delighted to announce the competition prize draw winner: Agent Bochen was drawn at random from the correct entries and will be receiving the £50 cinema voucher very soon. Thank you all for taking part. We hope

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CLAUD logo design competition

CLAUD, a network of higher education libraries who are working to improve library access for disabled users, is running a competition to design its new logo.   The competition runs until 31 December 2015.

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Share My Thesis competition

The British Library #ShareMyThesis competition challenges PhD students past and present to summarise why your PhD research is important in 140 characters or less.  The competition is open worldwide and to entries from all subject areas. If you can explain the importance of your research

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Are you a budding codebreaker?

Celebrating the release of The Imitation Game, StudioCanal in collaboration with Manchester University have launched a code breaking competition. Break the code and send in the correct answers for a chance to win prizes and merchandise.  Visit the competition web

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