Question of the Moment

Voting tokens at the ready! We’ve been asking for your feedback using our #QuestionoftheMoment voting boxes. For each question, simply pop a token in the box which best describes your thoughts. We publish the results from the last question too, so you can see how your thoughts compare with your fellow students. You’ll find the … More Question of the Moment

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!

What’s the point in journal articles that I can’t read?

This post will look at journal articles where we do not have access to the whole journal article (this is also called the ‘full text’.) This is the sister post of ‘How can I find the full text of a journal article?‘ – which looked at how to select only those journal articles which have the full … More What’s the point in journal articles that I can’t read?

How I can I find the full text of a journal article?

When you search for journal articles on many of our resources, the results which you find fall into the following 2 categories: results that will let you click through and open up the whole journal article (a.k.a. the ‘full text’) results that do not let you open up the whole journal article, but instead just provide … More How I can I find the full text of a journal article?

How to Renew Books

Need to keep your library book for a bit longer? When you borrow a library book you will be given a due date (= the date by which you must return the book to the library).  If you return the book after this date then you will have a fine. However, if you need to keep the … More How to Renew Books

Welcome Freshers!

Hello and WELCOME to our new students! Have you explored the Library yet? The Library is the perfect quiet space to work, and the Martial Rose Library team is here to help you access the resources you need. We’re here to help, so please don’t hesitate to speak to our friendly Library staff at the desk! You can visit … More Welcome Freshers!