Seeker no longer available from 25 January: do you need to take action?

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Seeker and all saved results in this system will no longer be available from 25 January 2019.… Read more

Closures and changes to opening times over winter vacation

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We hope you all have a lovely festive season and winter break!

Most Library facilities will close at 5pm on Friday 21 December 2018 and reopen on Thursday 3 January 2019.… Read more

Borrowing over the winter vacation

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JF Allen Library

If you are going away over the winter vacation and plan to take Library books or other items with you, please remember that all Library items can still be recalled by other Library users.… Read more

Journals or seats: the results!

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The results are in and 80% of those surveyed would rather have more study seats on level 4 of the Main Library than have this area used to provide immediate access to paper journals.… Read more

Spaces for you to study

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JF Allen Library in Physics building

There are many different spaces you can use to study both in town and on the North Haugh.… Read more

Extended opening hours in St Marys, King James and JF Allen Libraries

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As exams approach, we know it gets busy in the Main Library. To try to help you find space to study we have extended the opening hours for St Mary’s College Library on South Street – which includes the King James Library (pictured above) – so from Saturday 1st until Sunday 9th December inclusive, we’ll be open at the weekend 0900-1700 (until 20th December we’ll still be open until 1945 Monday – Friday).… Read more

New Library homepage: progress and how you can help

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New Library homepage prototype

We now have a prototype or draft design for the new homepage! This has been created by the University’s digital communications team using information from our focus groups and a design sprint where you told us how the page should look and what information it should include (read about the design sprint, led by our colleagues in digital communications on their blog).… Read more

Rebel Women – Women’s Liberation Movement in St Andrews

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This week, the Main Library has a display to celebrate rebel women, to tie in with this year’s Book Week Scotland theme of ‘Rebel’.… Read more

Pay Library fines on 22nd November and help support Book Aid International

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Book Aid International poster 2018

Library fines paid on Thursday 22 November (online through your library record or at the Main Library Service Desk by card) – up to a total for the day of £1,000 – will go to the charity Book Aid International.… Read more

Halloween feedback – your comments

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You left 128 tricks and treats on our feedback board! Thank you for telling us what fills you with dread about the Library and what was a pleasant surprise.… Read more