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Summer vacation at the library

With exams finally out of the way, summer is here and the time for reading has begun! We've got some ideas for your next read and the perfect air-conditioned place to spend your time.


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News & events

New Library Search now LIVE

After months of being in the beta testing stage, the latest incarnation of Library Search is finally live today.

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Closure of the Image and Copy Centre

The University Image and Copy Centre will be closed down permanently at the end of 2018, with the final day of operation being Wednesday 19th December.

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Summer reading

Bookworms rejoice! Now that exams are over and summer is here there is much more time for reading! Browse these 2018 book lists (external link) to find your perfect summer read.

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Apply now! Hugh Martin Weir Prize 2019

The University Library is very pleased to invite applications for the 2019 Hugh Martin Weir Prize.

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