What do I need to do?! Congratulations on getting to the end of your course! Please make sure that by 26/05/17 you have: Returned all your Library books Paid all of your fines Contacted us about anything unusual on your Library account (e.g. a book which you don’t remember borrowing) This is because the Exam … More Final year students & the Library
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
Time to get revising! Check out Marty’s Top Ten Revision Tips to get the most out of the library: Tip #1 Remember the rules of the Library! Find the best place to suit your study needs – be it the Silent Study area, one of our Study Rooms for group work, or a solitary study pod for concentrating … More Marty’s Top Ten Revision Tips
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
“It’s oh so quiet…”* Silent Study; the place to be if you need / want to study in silence https://t.co/fDEUJQ6AcV pic.twitter.com/Aoty5VGrGF — Martial Rose Library (@UniWinLibrary) March 8, 2016 The Library Silent Study areas are the only place on campus where you can study in a low-distraction environment. You will find the Silent Study … More Fair share: how to share the library with other people
Read Marty – a Sheep’s Tail (part one)! Last time on a sheep’s tail: Marty left his home town of Aberystwyth to find adventure! He visited the festival at Hay-on-Wye before deciding to hitchhike his way across the UK. He was last seen flagging down a black mini driver on the A40… The girl who … More Marty – a Sheep’s Tail (part two)
Welcome back lovely library students, hope you all had a great vacation! We’ve been busy bees this Winter and we (including Marty!) are excited to show what has been going on: We have fancy new lights over the desk and Marty was very keen to demonstrate his Miley Cyrus impersonation… New lights! A post shared … More Welcome Back
Here at the Library Marty is getting into the festive spirit and has been helping us count down the 12 days of Christmas… Library style! On the first day of Christmas the library gave to me… A Marty in a pear tree! On the second day of Christmas the library gave to me… Two helpful desk … More Marty’s 12 Days of Christmas Countdown!
The days are getting colder… the nights are getting darker… Halloween is almost upon us! Amidst the autumn haze of falling leaves and pumpkin spiced lattes, we find Marty dressed as a cat-witch (he couldn’t decide on one costume!), ready for some sugar-induced, apple-bobbing fun… Here at the library our shelves are crawling with all … More Feeling Frightfully Bookish?
Marty hails from Aberystwyth, a small town in Wales. He led a pleasant life there; he enjoyed walks through lush fields, eating spring grass and the feeling of the sea breeze running through his fleece. But Marty wasn’t completely content in his home town. He had a passion for learning and he longed for adventure! So as … More Marty – a Sheep’s Tail (part one)