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!

World Autism Awareness Week

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

8 Human Books + 26 Readers = 11 hours of Life-Changing Conversations

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

Human Library

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

Christmas Vacation Opening Hours

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!