Come and Hear Poems Aloud! Students recite poetry as part of poetry festival

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Last year’s winner Edisher Kipiani being awarded the Poems Aloud! 2018 £100 prize by University Principal Sally Mapstone 

Edisher recited ‘Concerning Shadows’ by Dundonian poet John Glenday

Come to The Byre on Friday 8 March from 3.30pm to 4.30pm to watch University of St Andrews students perform memorized poems from StAnza 2019 headline poets.… Read more

LGBT History Month in the Library

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Since 2005, the month of February has been observed as LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) history month in the UK.… Read more

Tickell still positive but admits much remains to be done

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We previously posted in March 2016 about Adam Tickell’s advice to the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills on Open Access to research (OA). … Read more

Data about St Andrews Open data

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It has been a while, since we stepped back and had a look at what we have collected in our research data repository in St Andrews.… Read more

Want to win £200? Take the Library survey!

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Library survey artwork

Fill in our survey and you could win a £200 Amazon gift card!  Please tell us how satisfied you are with Library services, spaces and resources.… Read more

#lovedataweek: Data Needs Software

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As part of Love Data Week 2019, we thought it would be worth taking a brief moment to think about software.… Read more

Valentine’s: Your Love and Break-up letters to the Library

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Valentine love letter 2019


Thank you for the beautiful, funny, and moving letters you left for us on our Valentine’s feedback board.… Read more

Compass of the heart: following the map of matrimony on St Valentine’s Day

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‘Map of Matrimony’ from ms37102

To celebrate St Valentine’s Day this year we are featuring the Map of Matrimony, with its Kingdom of Courtship, River of Love, Dangerous Straits of Flirtation, Isles of Jealousy and Quicksands of Censure.… Read more

Is your love for the Library true? Love and break-up letters for Valentine’s Day

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Valentine feedback wall 2019

Come along to the Main Library and let your creativity flow. Write us a love or break-up letter, sonnet, haiku, poem, rant, or song.… Read more

#lovedataweek: The research data team’s everyday life with data

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We will use this post marking Love Data Week 2019 as an opportunity to reflect on how research data management at the University has progressed over the past year (see Our Research Data Management journey from 2018’s Love Data Week).… Read more