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Minute silence today at 11 am

We will be observing a minute of silence starting at 11 am this morning in remembrance of the victims of the Manchester terrorist attack.  The start of the minute’s silence will be announced over the public address system.

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Online chat unavailable 2am to 3am Friday 5th May

The out-of-hours online chat service will be undergoing scheduled maintenance from 2am to 3am on Friday 5th May and will be unavailable at this time.  We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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Online chat now available 24/7

The Library online chat service is now available 24/7.  Outside our traditional online chat staffed hours (9am – 5pm Monday-Fridays, excluding Bank Holidays and University closures), chat enquiries will be answered by a trusted, librarian led out-of-hours chat service.  This

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It’s raining sweets!

We have completed the roofing project.  Thank you for your patience while we weathered Winter together and struck out into Spring.  Finally, we have a roof that can withstand all weathers, only now it’s raining sweets! To celebrate the completion

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Planned downtime for UPLift! maintenance (Saturday 22 April 2017)

We regret that due to essential maintenance, the UPLift! Library and information tips service will be unavailable on the morning of Saturday 22 April 2017 from approximately 6am – 12 noon. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.  

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Art in the Library – “Springtime”

Celebrating the arrival of Spring, the Library is pleased to present “Springtime”: a collection of artwork on display in Area 1C.  Pick up a complimentary brochure telling you more about the displayed work by the area entrance and take a wander

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Scanners moved away from the second floor

In response to complaints about the noise the A3 scanner was making in the Individual Silent Study Zone, it has been moved to the first floor. This means that there are no longer any scanners on the second floor.There are

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Restricted Library access period (24 April – 19 May 2017)

We anticipate that Library study space will be in high demand as the Consolidation & Assessment Period approaches and that it is therefore necessary to restrict Library access largely to our own students and staff for just a few weeks each Spring. From

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Just added: Archives of Sexuality and Gender

Following the successful trial during LGBTQ Awareness month (in February), we are pleased to announce that we have bought permanent access to the online resource “Archives of Sexuality & Gender: LGBTQ History & Culture Since 1940”.  This exciting new addition

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Free trial access to Internurse

Just started studying nursing? Don’t miss our free trial subscription to Internurse, the UK’s largest collection of scholarly peer-reviewed nursing journals and home of the British Journal of Nursing. Internurse covers primary and secondary care settings as well as the

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