Library Hacks: How to get the most out of online resources

  Libraries are all about books, right? Well, yes and no. Definitely not just about the paper books sitting on the shelves. Don’t forget that as a University of Winchester student you have access to more than 20 thousand e-books and countless e-journals and electronic articles. So if that elusive book you’ve been trying to … More Library Hacks: How to get the most out of online resources

Green Impact at the Library

Check out all the lovely green things we’ve been doing to promote sustainability here at the Martial Rose Library, all as part of our Green Impact Award. We’ve got everything from cistern volume adjusters in toilets, to a nestbox and a bird feeder promoting biodiversity, and even a new eco-friendly kettle for our staff tearoom! Have any suggestions? Want … More Green Impact at the Library

Fair share: how to share the library with other people

“It’s oh so quiet…”* Silent Study; the place to be if you need / want to study in silence https://t.co/fDEUJQ6AcV pic.twitter.com/Aoty5VGrGF — Martial Rose Library (@UniWinLibrary) March 8, 2016   The Library Silent Study areas are the only place on campus where you can study in a low-distraction environment.  You will find the Silent Study … More Fair share: how to share the library with other people

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