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
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
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
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
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)
Did you know there is a Librarian specifically for your course? The Librarians know which Library resources are useful for your subject and where to find them. They know their way around journal databases, and can help you search for and access the journals you need. You can even book a one-to-one meeting for some extra help. Below … More Meet Your Subject Librarian!
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?
It’s been pretty busy in the Library over the past few days – so we thought you might like to know about a new PC space where you can work individually. This is our new open access PC room, which contains an additional 25 computers. You can find it on the top floor of the Library, … More Extra study spaces