Earlier in the year, the Library ran its first Roaming Library Survey! We went out and about on campus asking for feedback on if students do/don’t use the library, and why/why not. We were really grateful to all of you who were happy to talk to us and gave us your time. Without valuable feedback from our … More RESULTS: Why you do/don’t use the Library…
Last month saw the celebration of International Bi Visibility Day (September 23rd), a global campaign to raise awareness of bisexuality, often the silent B in LGBT. This month we celebrate National Coming Out Day, an annual LGBTQ awareness day observed on October 11 each year, represented by the NCOD logo below. The ethos behind NCOD … More National Coming Out Day
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
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
Please note this is the Welcome blog post for 2016 cohort of students and some information is out of date. Please read our latest blog post: Welcome Freshers 2017! Hello and WELCOME to our new students! Have you explored the Library yet? The Martial Rose Library is the perfect quiet space to work, and our … More Welcome Freshers 2016!
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!
Here’s a collection of our very own ‘book faces’, posted each week on #bookfacefriday! We take and edit each photo ourselves with books from The Martial Rose Library 🙂 Make sure you’re following us on instagram (@uniwinlibrary) to stay updated with new pictures and posts! Tweet us and tell us your favourite!
The academic year is over, but we understand you may still need access to the Library and its resources over the summer period. Whether you’re revising for a re-sit, starting reading for next academic year, compiling background research for your upcoming dissertation, or just need a quiet place to study, the Library doors are open for you. Below you can … More Summer Opening Hours
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