Tag: refurbishment

I suggest you make a suggestion!

Welcome back and a warm welcome to our new students! Over the summer we’ve missed you here at the library. We have particularly missed reading the thoughts and the ideas you add to the Online Suggestion Box found on the Library

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Farewell to the front of the building

Well, perhaps not quite all of it, but today is the long awaited day when the illuminated logo on the front of the library building is replaced.  Today we see take last lingering look at a sign that has probably

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Wireless network refurbishment (15 February)

On Thursday 15 February, contractors will be replacing the high level wireless access points in Area 2B, the OA computing rooms, pooled space teaching rooms and the Postgraduate Suite.  Disruption to wireless access should be minimal.  A scissor lift will be required for

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Resolved: Minor construction work in Area 0B (29-30 November)

Preparatory electrical works and construction of a stud wall for the installation of the 60 additional laptop loan lockers in Area 0B will begin on Wednesday 29th November.  This will start with the electrical works.  A small area of Area 0B

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Open Access room PC refresh

We are updating the PCs in several of our computer rooms as part of the ongoing refurbishment programme that keeps all our facilities as reliable, fresh and powerful as you would expect from a leading library.

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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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Minor lighting disruption in Area 1A (Tuesday 25th April) (resolved)

On the morning of Tuesday 25th April between 8-9 am, the lighting in Area 1A will be turned off while the University electricians replace a contact on the circuit.  During this time the emergency lighting in this area will continue

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Alternative Library entrance on Sunday, 12th March 2017 (resolved)

As part of the ongoing refurbishment, the condensers for the new ventilation system will arrive on Sunday, 12th March 2017, when they will be lifted into position by crane.  While the crane is in use, you will only be able

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Electrical work in Atrium (Thursday 16th February) (resolved)

Work will be taking place to replace the defective bulbs in the lights in the wood paneling in the area around the entrance turnstiles in the early morning of Thursday 16th February.  The existing bulbs will be replaced with LED bulbs

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Roofing progress: reopening Areas 0A and 1A (resolved)

Update 08.02.17 – All the books in Area 0A are now available.  Both the ground and first floors are completely open and accessible. Update 07.02.17 – The books in Area 1A are now reshelved in order.  A small number of books remain

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