Photo of partition walls

It’s a cover up!

Posted on July 22, 2014 by Victoria Stallard

The builders have finished putting up the partition walls around the building site in ASSL and are cracking on with the work. Inevitably there is a bit of noise, apologies for any inconvenience. If you’re still planning on using ASSL for studying, the top floor is currently the quietest (Silent Study area at the north Read moreabout It’s a cover up!


Ground floor of ASSL

Building work begins this week!

Posted on July 8, 2014 by Victoria Stallard

  The builders will be arriving on site this week and work will start on the partitions separating the building area from the working area of the ground floor. You’ll still be able to use the normal entrance and exit of ASSL for now but at some point, the builders will need to close off Read moreabout Building work begins this week!


Short Loan’s temporary home

Posted on June 27, 2014 by Victoria Stallard

Short Loan move We are starting to relocate our Short Loan collection as part of the refurbishment. At the moment, the Short Loan (one day) and Short Loan Reference (library use only) books are being temporarily moved to the study area at the north end of the building. For the directionally-challenged among you, that’s the Read moreabout Short Loan’s temporary home


Relocation of ASSL Theses

Posted on June 12, 2014 by Victoria Stallard

Our theses are moving… In preparation for the building work, we are currently moving the thesis collection from the Arts & Social Studies Library short loan collection.  All PhDs will be relocated to our Research Reserve (Store) and all Masters theses from 2011 and earlier will also go to Store. You’ll be able to request Read moreabout Relocation of ASSL Theses



Refurb project is almost finished…

Posted on August 27, 2010 by cuwpadmin

The ground floor mobile shelving project is complete!   All the Social Studies journals and ground floor Folio books are now housed in the brightly coloured shelves. The Abstracts and Indexes collection has also moved, along with the Statistics collection. The ground floor study areas are open again and all PCs in the building are Read moreabout Refurb project is almost finished…


Me, my shelf and I…

Posted on July 1, 2010 by cuwpadmin

Things are progressing well on the Ground Floor of ASSL. The old Social Studies Journal shelves have been removed and the new mobile shelving is going up at quite a pace. This section of work is scheduled to last until Friday 9 July.     Social Studies journals are available via request at the Issue Counter. Read moreabout Me, my shelf and I…



Vending machine returns

Posted on March 25, 2010 by cuwpadmin

Good news – the hot drinks vending machine is back in the e-lounge. It is located round the corner from the PC bar. Tea, coffee and hot chocolate are available so come and relax with a cuppa in the e-lounge! We hope in the near future to install a snack vending machine, subject to agreement with the Read moreabout Vending machine returns


The signs they are a-changin’

Posted on March 11, 2010 by cuwpadmin

The Wolfson Floor and e-lounge now have shiny new signs so you know exactly where you are!   In addition to the signs for these two areas, there are also new directory signs throughout the building (as seen in the photo below).   We’ve also added signs to let you know where eating, drinking or Read moreabout The signs they are a-changin’