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Temporary changes to support remote study

Temporary changes to borrowing and recalls Students can now borrow up to 30 books (increased from the usual 21) to make it easier for anyone who would like to study from home. We have also temporarily suspended the reservation and

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Book recalls during the Easter Vacation

We are approaching the assessment and examination period when there is increased demand from students completing their studies.  In order to give fair access to books, we will continue to recall loans that have been reserved by other users.  You

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Don’t be reserved about reserving books!

Everything renews itself forever All the books you borrow from the University library renew themselves automatically. That means when the last copy of the book you want has been borrowed, you have a choice of looking to see if we

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Book recalls over the Summer Vacation (14th June – 19th Sept 2019)

From Friday 14th June, no recall notices will be sent out. This means that from this date, you will not receive emails asking you to return a book you have on loan if someone else has reserved it.

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Don’t ask, don’t get! (or why you really should be reserving more books)

If you want a book that is on loan to someone else, you really want to reserve it!  All books that you, or anyone else, borrow are renewed automatically until someone else reserves them. As soon as you reserve a

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Wrapping bookcases against the elements… and clients against the cold

“In awe I watched the waxing moon ride across the zenith of the heavens like an ambered chariot towards the ebony void of infinite space wherein the tethered belts of Jupiter and Mars hang, for ever festooned in their orbital

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