Art Researchers’ Guide to Cardiff and South Wales

Architecture and Bute Libraries feature in new publication

Posted on by Rob Sell

Architectural and photojournalism collections within the Architecture and Bute Libraries receive mention within ARLIS’ recently published Art Researchers’ Guide to Cardiff and South Wales. This title, soon to be available in the Architecture Library, is the fifth in a series from ARLIS, the Art Libraries Society, published to highlight unique collections for the art researcher. The Cardiff Read moreabout Architecture and Bute Libraries feature in new publication


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Summer 2015 – Opening Hours

Posted on June 1, 2015 by Rob Sell

Sat 13 June & Sun 14 June OPEN Mon 15 June – Thurs 18 June 8.45am – 8pm Fri 19 June 8.45am – 5pm Sat 20 June & Sun 21 June CLOSED Mon 22 June – Fri 18 September 8.45am – 5pm (closed at weekends) Except Thursdays 8.45am – 8pm Mon 31 August (Bank Holiday) Read moreabout Summer 2015 – Opening Hours


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Bute Library, make up or break up?

Posted on May 20, 2015 by Rob Sell

Enraged by Eduroam? Enamoured with eBooks? Riled by reservations? If you need a quick break from exam revision or have perhaps already come to the end of term, we need your help! We’d like you to write either a love letter to your library service, or a break up letter about the aspects that frustrate Read moreabout Bute Library, make up or break up?


Easter 2015

Easter 2015 – Opening Hours

Posted on March 17, 2015 by Rob Sell

Our opening hours over the Easter recess period are as follows: Monday 30th March – Thursday 2nd April: 8.45am – 5pm Friday 3rd April – Monday 6th April: Closed 1 & 2 week loans issued from Monday 23rd March will be due for return on Wednesday 22nd April 1 day loans issued from Thurs 2nd Read moreabout Easter 2015 – Opening Hours


New Silent Study

Out with the old…

Posted on March 12, 2015 by Rob Sell

    The study areas in the “treehouses” above the newspaper room and the JOMEC journals room in our South corridor have been refurnished with all new desks and seating. The silent study area up the stairs above the journals room now has 17 individual study spaces with desk dividers and comfy seats, while the Read moreabout Out with the old…


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Help us build our photo gallery!

Posted on February 27, 2015 by Rob Sell

We’ve created a little photo gallery in our 1st floor lounge area using your photos from Instagram and Twitter and we need you to submit your snaps to our gallery by using the hashtag #butelibrary, or by giving us an @mention on either social media platform. Photos in and around the Bute Library, the Bute Read moreabout Help us build our photo gallery!


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Meet the Team – Morena

Posted on February 5, 2015 by Rob Sell

Name & job title Morena, library assistant. Where did you grow up? Portugal Before I worked in the library I… Was a conservator (not in a political way!).  I worked in Portugal, Brazil and the UK. In the UK I worked in conservation of stone monuments in different historic buildings around the country and my Read moreabout Meet the Team – Morena