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Building maintenance work (Wednesday 15 November) (resolved)

Update 14.11.2017 – The second phase of essential Library building maintenance work will take place on Wednesday 15 November.  This work will create considerable noise and some minor disruption.  Access to Area 1B (housing the art, design and English Literature

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Changes to the Library zones

In order to better exclude the ambient noise rising from the Atrium into the Individual Silent Study Zone, we have moved one of the Individual Silent Study Zones to the first floor.  Area 1B is now an Individual Silent Study Zone; Area 2B has ceased

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Roofing project update: work moves to Area 2C

Areas 0A and 1A have now been re-opened, cleaned and cleared for you to use again.  The roofing work has now moved to Area 2C.  A platform has been installed around the windows in Area 2C while the roof windows in this area

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Roofing update (10 January 2017)

The next stage of the roof replacement project commences on Monday, 16th January when the roof above Area 2C will be replaced.  This will involve replacing part of the ventilation system that helps cool the Library, and for approximately one

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Building noise in Area 1A (resolved)

Work on the new roof has been reportedly very loud today in Area 1A, although the noise appears to be quite localised.  We have been advised by the contractor that the noise in Area 1A (the first floor mezzanine) is

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Music while you work

In order to check where repairs to the public address system are needed, some soft music will be played over the system briefly in some areas this afternoon.  We apologise for any disruption to your concentration this may cause.

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Fire door refurbishment (15-16 September 2016)

As part of the ongoing project of investment and refurbishment of the Library building, work is being carried out to improve the Library fire doors this Thursday and Friday (15th and 16th September) as part of a campus wide refurbishment project.  There

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Possible noise disruption

Engineers will be installing a new alarm system on all Library emergency exits.  Work is expected to start later this week (week beginning 30 November) and last for 2 days.  This will inevitably involve some drilling, so there may be

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Please respect the right to silent study

Thank you to everyone working silently on the top floor – it is great to see so much dedicated study, and the top floor is usually a comfortable and peaceful place to learn.   We have, however, had clients ask us to take

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Text Security service temporarily unavailable (resolved)

Update 17.02.15   The Text Security service is now restored.  If someone is bothering you or disturbing your work, please text our Security Team on 07860756894 and someone will discretely arrive to deal with the troublemakers.

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