Additionally, no membership cards will be created for any new external library users from Monday 3rd April – Friday 12th May inclusive.
This will restrict access to this library from members of the public, students from local colleges / 6th Forms and SCONUL users from other universities. Library access by external members who already have a library card is unaffected. Access to the Archives is also unaffected.
This restriction is intended to cap external use of our Kimberlin Library during a time of peak demand by our own ... read more
Tweet Borrow. Study cosy. Return. Warmth and comfort is a subjective thing, but we know that some areas of the library can feel cooler if you’ve been sat studying for a while, particularly at night when library occupancy is lower. Don’t be chilly, be cosy! Kimberlin Library now has a supply of blankets which can be picked up from Reception, used while you’re studying then returned on your way out. All we ask is that you pop them back rolled up! read more
Tweet More ‘pop-up’ 24/7 silent study spaces in Kimberlin Library, longer ‘pop-up’ opening hours in Eric Wood Learning Zone 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. In Kimberlin Library, Lecture Theatre ... read more
While many of today’s newspaper articles and reports will become the archives of the future, documenting the UK’s controversial and divisive exit from the European Union, for the sake of balance, we thought we would revisit our holdings for 1973, the … Continue reading →read more
Tweet On the day that Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty is formally triggered, our VC Dominic Shellard is in Warsaw holding a #LoveInternational event with current and prospective Polish students. Alongside this important event and meetings with Polish media, we’ve suggested that if he has time he takes a look at the impressive Biblioteka Uniwersytecka w Warszawie – Warsaw University Library. This stunning building provides a positive reference point for us in our aspirations for a #FutureLibrary and ticks many of the themes that DMU ... read more