From the 1st of December to the end of semester we enjoyed many festivities at the Library! In the School Resources Centre we hid pictures of our favourite children’s books under the presents on our Christmas tree, and displayed some of our wonderfully festive and wintery CF and YF books… Our #Christmas display is up … More Recap: Christmas Countdown at the Library!
What is an Inter Library Loan (ILL)? Do you have a book you really need which isn’t in the Library Catalogue? Fear not! With Inter Library Loans (ILL) you can send in a request and we’ll search other libraries (from all over the world!) for that book for you. This isn’t just limited to books, … More Inter Library Loans: Your Questions Answered
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!
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
So, you’ve reserved a book for your assignment, but it hasn’t come in on time. The submission date has passed, the assignment is handed in and you don’t need the book anymore. Did you know that you can cancel your reservation online? This way other library users will get hold of it quicker. Consider it … More Library DIY: How To Cancel a Reservation Online
Make your time using the library more productive and efficient using these methods: Book your PC or Study Room in advance PCs and Study Rooms can be in very high demand during busy periods. Use PC Booking link on the intranet to pre-book a PC / Study Room at a suitable time. Download the (free) University … More Library Hacks
1. There are toilets on every floor. You don’t need to leave the building, you don’t even need to leave the floor you are studying on! You will however have to leave your seat. 2. There are also catalogue computers on every floor so you don’t need to drag yourself all the way upstairs to … More Five things you might not know about the Library…