Update 05.12.16 – It’s warm again!  Happily it is once again warm and cosy in the Library.  Come and enjoy your study space without the need for extra layers. With the hole finally opened up in the Library roof, it …

It’s cold inside… dress in layers or head for Area 1C! (resolved) Read more »

“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 …

Wrapping bookcases against the elements… and clients against the cold Read more »

Shelving block 1 on the ground floor, containing books with shelf marks 001 – 004.22, is temporarily inaccessible to everyone.  In anticipation of water leaking through from the roof above while it is first washed with a pressure hose and then …

Roofing replacement update: shelving block 1 temporarily inaccessible Read more »

Update 19/10/2016: Starting on 24th October, small (three window wide) areas will become inaccessible for a week at a time when the windows immediately above them are replaced, as book shelves and tables will have to be be protected with polythene sheeting making them …

Replacing the roof windows Read more »

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 …

Fire door refurbishment (15-16 September 2016) Read more »

You may have noticed the scaffolding going up around the Library building recently.  This marks the start of further investment by the University in refurbishing and improving your study space as we replace the Library roof, finally putting an end to all …

A new roof for the University Library Read more »

The toilet block inside the front entrance has been fully refurbished and is now open and available to use. New toilet facilities are also available on the first floor in Areas 1B and 1C and on the second floor in Area 2B.  The …

Refurbished front entrance toilets re-opened Read more »