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!
Come along to our friendly, informal drop in sessions every Friday afternoon in semester 2. Pick up some top Library tips and tricks to help you get the most out of Library resources! If you need any help outside of these sessions, please don’t hesitate to speak to Library staff on the enquiries desk at any time, e-mail … More Helpful Library Drop In Sessions!
Cats and books, cats and books! What more could you want? These literary cats have captured the hearts of the Martial Rose Library, and we’d love to share them with you! We all know cats have 9 lives, so… here are our Top 9 Literary Cats! Who’s your favourite literary cat from our list? Are there … More Top 9 Literary Cats
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?