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
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!
This week is World Autism Week! (27th March – 2nd April 2017) Come and visit our Literary Facts Board near the central staircase! Here you can take away a fact about literature, and/or write a fact yourself on a post-it and leave it for someone else on the board! Here are some of the interesting facts so far… We’ve also created a … More World Autism Awareness Week
Happy World Poetry Day! Here is a selection of some of our favourite poets to celebrate this wonderful day which encourages people to read and write more poetry! Who’s your favourite poet? What’s your favourite poem? Tweet us @uniwinlibrary and let us know! Roger McGough “The Head popped a head round the doorway to see … More Our Favourite Poets – World Poetry Day
After just a month of preparations, as part of the campus-wide celebrations of the International Women’s Day, we ran the first edition of the Human LibraryTM here at the Martial Rose Library. It was a huge success, and for four hours the Library Training Room was buzzing with prejudice-busting conversations! Real people, real conversations. Last … More 8 Human Books + 26 Readers = 11 hours of Life-Changing Conversations
8th March marks International Women’s Day and this year’s theme is “be bold for change”. These women listed here are women who all had different values, beliefs, and experiences but, in spite of oppression, all strove in different ways to make vital change in their time and world. Explore our books in the library and … More International Women’s Day #BeBoldForChange
Welcome to all students who are studying at a distance 🙂 This post will summarize our services which are available to you. It is also worth saying that you are very welcome to come to campus and use the physical Library, if this something which is feasible for you. (For further information about the physical … More Help me I’m a Distance Learner!
This year, to celebrate international Women’s Day 2017, the Library is organizing a Human Library event on March the 8th 2017. Join us to experience a wonderfully diverse Human Library, where the Books are people and reading is a conversation. Just like in a real library, as a visitor to the Human Library you will … More Human Library
Sometimes when you are browsing the School Resources Collection, it’s easy to forget that there is so much more to find online! We have a growing collection of children’s fiction eBooks, perfect for when you are out on placement or looking for something to read on the go. You can use our eBooks from anywhere, … More Fantastic eBooks and Where to Find Them
Semester One is nearly over, but we understand you may still need access to the Library and its resources over the Christmas period. Here’s when we’re open… Hope you all have a well-deserved rest over the Christmas Vacation, and see you for Semester Two in the New Year! Merry Christmas from Martial Rose Library!