Author: Richard Partridge

Richard Partridge is Library and Learning Spaces Manager at De Montfort University and a member of the LLS Senior Management Team

Law Library 24 hour opening – don’t forget your ID card!

Tweet As we previously reported, to cater for final assignments and revision we are piloting 24/7 opening of the Law Library from 11th March until the end of Spring term (Friday 5th April), and again from 29th April to 10th May. Access control is being reintroduced to the Law Library on a permanent basis from Monday 11th March. If you don’t have your ID card, you won’t be able to make use of the Law Library. Access will be for card holding DMU students only. Outside of weekday office hours you will also need your DMU ID card to access Hugh ... read more

Extended Opening Hours – final assignment and revision period

Tweet Longer ‘pop-up’ opening hours in Eric Wood Learning Zone and the Law Library With the end of the teaching calendar in sight, exams looming after Easter and dissertation deadlines, we know that this is a busy time for everyone. It’s great news that IT labs in Gateway House, Vijay Patel and Queens Buildings are open until midnight and at weekends, but we’re also ensuring that more spaces are available to you 24/7 at this critical time. We’ve added another 20 PCs to Eric Wood Learning Zone to increase capacity and Eric Wood Learning Zone is ... read more

Making #SpaceForSuccess – Kimberlin Study Spaces Project

Tweet   This summer the Library is making more space for you to study – more space for you to succeed – and carrying out exciting, transformative improvement works in readiness for the 2018/19 academic year. Under the project banner of #SpaceForSuccess, we’re doing this to create extra room for you to study, to increase the number of 24/7 study spaces available in Kimberlin Library and to give you some new and inspiring spaces to work. During the summer months of 2018 we are: Replacing furniture and increasing the capacity of the ... read more

Find your space for success

Tweet We know how busy it gets in library spaces at this time of year when everyone is working on final assignments and revising for exams. We’ve extra measures in place to support you, and with some thought and planning we can help you find the study space you need: Kimberlin Library is 24/7 and visitor access is presently suspended so that DMU students, staff and registered members have priority in finding study space. With support from Estates, we have additional cleaning staff working overnight and at weekends to keep the Library looking shipshape. ... read more