It’s that time of year again: exams, assignments and generally stressing out a bit… But do not fear, the Library Motivation Station is here! Here is a way to both encourage and be encouraged with inspirational messages and exam top tips. So come on down to the Library and share a post-it note infused with positivity! Simply … More The Library Motivation Station!
Check out all the lovely green things we’ve been doing to promote sustainability here at the Martial Rose Library, all as part of our Green Impact Award. We’ve got everything from cistern volume adjusters in toilets, to a nestbox and a bird feeder promoting biodiversity, and even a new eco-friendly kettle for our staff tearoom! Have any suggestions? Want … More Green Impact at the Library
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 How To Cancel a Reservation Online
Then join us in celebrating great children’s literature by discussing the CILIP Carnegie and Greenaway prize shortlists for 2016. “The CILIP Carnegie Medal is awarded by children’s librarians for an outstanding book for children and young people. The CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal is awarded by children’s librarians for an outstanding book in terms of illustration for children … More Interested in Children’s Books?
On Saturday 6th February it’s National Libraries Day, so we thought we’d celebrate by telling you some fun facts from some of Britain’s most impressive libraries… The British Library is home to over 150 million items, making it the largest library in Britain! We often request books from here as part of our inter-library loans … More National Libraries Day 2016