Bute Library, make up or break up?

Posted on 20 May 2015 by Rob S

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
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Easter 2015 – Opening Hours

Posted on 17 March 2015 by Rob S

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
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Out with the old…

Posted on 12 March 2015 by Rob S

    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
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Help us build our photo gallery!

Posted on 27 February 2015 by Rob S

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
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Meet the Team – Morena

Posted on 5 February 2015 by Rob S

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
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Bute group study room bookings go online!

Posted on 26 January 2015 by Rob S

Need to book a group study room? The process has now been fully automated, meaning you can book from wherever you have access to the internet on a computer or mobile device. The direct web address you’ll need to use is https://mspluswrb.cf.ac.uk/libraries/, or from the cardiff.ac.uk home page, select the Students & Staff tab, then
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Digimap – service disruption, 26-28 Jan

Posted on 22 January 2015 by Rob S

EDINA Digimap are introducing a new registration system in January (26th to the 28th) which will involve a period of service disruption, meaning: New users will not be able to register for Digimap from 4pm on 26th January All Digimap services will be unavailable all day on 27th January Normal service will resume by 9am
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Xmas 2014 – Opening Hours

Posted on 11 December 2014 by Rob S

Our opening hours for the Christmas Recess are: Mon 15th Dec – Fri 19 Dec 8.45am – 5pm Sat 20 Dec & Sun 21 Dec CLOSED Mon 22 Dec – Tue 23 Dec 8.45am – 5pm Wed 24 Dec – Sun 4 Jan CLOSED Semester opening hours resume on Monday 5th January. All 1 &
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Rare architectural material goes digital

Posted on 17 November 2014 by Rob S

As reported in the Special Collections and Archives (SCOLAR) blog, digitised versions of some of Cardiff University’s rare books have been made available through the DigitalSearch web resource. And architecture is well represented, with classic and modern texts, all richly illustrated, available on the Welsh vernacular form, 20th century Welsh architecture and Cardiff’s Civic Centre, drawn from
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