A Day Life in the Life… of the Casual Library Staff

Welcome to a day in the life of two casual staff members at the library, Greyson and Kate! During term time our hours are flexible, both of us work between 16 and 18 hours per week. Our role includes shelving (aka procrastinating shelving), and sitting at either the upstairs or downstairs desk, where you’ll often … More A Day Life in the Life… of the Casual Library Staff

Live near another university? Use their library!

Home for the holidays but still want to access a university library? SCONUL Access allows students and staff to use other university libraries. Staff, part-time and postgraduate students can also borrow from other university libraries. It’s easy to apply online. Just go to https://www.sconul.ac.uk/sconul-access. You must be in ‘good standing’ with the University of Winchester Library, … More Live near another university? Use their library!

National Libraries Day 2016

On Saturday 6th February it’s National Libraries Day, so we thought we’d celebrate by telling you some fun facts from some of Britain’s most impressive libraries…   The British Library is home to over 150 million items, making it the largest library in Britain! We often request books from here as part of our inter-library loans … More National Libraries Day 2016

Welcome Back

Welcome back lovely library students, hope you all had a great vacation! We’ve been busy bees this Winter and we (including Marty!) are excited to show what has been going on: We have fancy new lights over the desk and Marty was very keen to demonstrate his Miley Cyrus impersonation… New lights! A post shared … More Welcome Back

Remember, remember…

The nights are drawing in and all you want to do is curl up in a corner with a good book. But sometimes it’s worth leaving the book behind and venturing outside. Armed with your mittens, you can brave the brisk November breeze to draw patterns in the night sky with golden sparklers. If you have … More Remember, remember…