Students! Enter our Poems Aloud Competition

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Do you love poetry? Want to win £100? Enter the University Library’s Poems Aloud! competition, run with the StAnza International Poetry Festival.… Read more

David Pearson workshop on ‘Provenance in Books’

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On 21-22 November, Special Collections welcomed David Pearson, former Director of Culture, Heritage & Libraries for the City of London Corporation and author of Provenance Research in Book History (1994), English Bookbinding Styles (2005) and Books as History (2008), for a workshop on provenance in printed books.… Read more

You raised £650.20 by paying Library fines on donation day!

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Thank you for paying your fines on our donation day – Thursday 30th November. You raised £650.20 for Book Aid International.… Read more

FREE coffee and doughnuts in the Library!

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Your University Library together with the University’s Residential and Business Services (who run the Library café) have joined forces to offer you free coffee or tea and doughnuts!… Read more

Man Booker Prize Foundation Universities Initiative Annual Lecture 2017

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The Annual Lecture of the Man Booker Prize Foundation Universities Initiative is to be delivered this year by author Sarah Waters (5:30pm 15th November, Booth Lecture Theatre, Medical Building).… Read more

Halloween feedback print v ebook: the results!

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The results are in … we have counted and sorted 187 post-it notes and can tell you that print was victorious!… Read more

Launch Event for the Marseille Middleton Holloway Collection

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A special event to mark the gift of the Marseille Middleton Holloway Collection was held on 24th October 2017.… Read more

‘Untangling Academic Publishing’ – OA Week event summary

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On Tuesday evening The University of St Andrews Library hosted an event titled ‘Untangling Academic Publishing: Launch and Discussion about the past and future of academic publishing’.… Read more

Customer Service Excellence award for Library Helpdesk Services

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The Library’s Graeme Hawes and Beth Andrews, leads on Customer Service Excellence project

The University Library is proud to announce that we have successfully achieved Customer Service Excellence (CSE) accreditation, a government standard, for aspects of our service.… Read more

Silent reading party – Booker Prize Project event #BookerSaints

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As part of the University’s Booker Prize Project events, the Library is hosting a silent reading party so you can catch up with Sarah Waters’ Fingersmith (this year’s selected novel)!… Read more