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!
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?
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?
Whether you are going out on school experience, or just want to get to know the School Resources Centre better, these top tips will be sure to help you out! We have maps! If you want to browse but have no idea where to start, have a look at our colour coded maps to find … More Top 5 Tips for School Resources
Everything you ever wanted to know about 3 day loans! What are 3 day loans? 3 day loans are books which you can borrow for a maximum of 3 days at a time. Bear in mind the weekends! – we are open 24/7 during term time, so a 3 day loan which is borrowed on a Wednesday will be … More 3 day loans
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
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!
A ‘Library how-to’ guide on finding and issuing books to yourself in the Library, and where to return them when you’re finished! Essential watching for our new students!