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
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
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
Thank you to everyone who took part in our competition at Freshers’ Fayre to win a £20 book voucher for the University bookshop. We had over 200 entries! We will contact the three lucky winners via email. In the meantime, Marty is taking good care of the vouchers until they are collected! Fancy seeing how well you … More Congratulations to our book voucher winners!
It’s that time of year again, the new students have arrived and we are preparing to meet them all at Freshers Fayre! Over the summer we have been busy planning and assembling our goody bags, exclusively available at our Martial Rose Library Fresher’s Fayre stall. Here’s a sneak peek of what you can expect: Freshers Fayre is … More Fresher’s Fayre sneak peek