When life at the university gets busy, and the reading lists and assignment deadlines start piling up, we could all use a helping hand. Assistive Technology is generally defined as any technology that supports a person in their learning or daily life. It can be a piece of software, an electronic gadget which helps with … More Assistive Technology in the Library
It’s the spookiest time of the year again! So we have decided to gather as many of the scariest horror icons in film and literature together to celebrate and let you fight it out among yourselves who is the best. And please don’t have nightmares… Michael Myers Michael Myers was first seen in Halloween in 1978, directed … More Halloween Icons in Film and Literature
“My name is Tom and I’m The Library Assistant for Inter Library Loans. Here’s a day in my life: I start off the morning sorting through Inter Library Loan requests that have been made in the last twenty-four hours. Using a country-wide catalogue we have access to, I am able to track down other libraries … More A Day in the Life… of a Library Assistant!
“My name is Susan Renshaw and I have two roles: Deputy Librarian and Faculty of Arts Librarian. No two days are the same for me but I will tell you about one of my days during induction week… Last Tuesday I came into work as normal just before 8am to catch up on emails and … More A Day in the Life… of a Librarian!
Need to keep your library book for a bit longer? When you borrow a library book you will be given a due date (= the date by which you must return the book to the library). If you return the book after this date then you will have a fine. However, if you need to keep the … More How to Renew Books
Please note this is the Welcome blog post for 2016 cohort of students and some information is out of date.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!