Summer Opening Hours, from Monday 13th June 2016

Posted on 27 April 2016 by Matt Harvey

This summer we’re introducing longer opening hours! This is in response to your feedback, and with the strong support of the Students’ Union. In a recent survey, 71% of respondents said that 24/7 and extended opening hours would improve our library services: this was by far the most popular suggestion. We want to make it
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*New* Library Book Bags

Posted on 13 April 2016 by Rob S

These new Cardiff University library book bags are now on sale in your library. They are heavyweight and waterproof and are available for a bargain price of £2.50! Enquire at your nearest library help desk.
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*National Libraries Day 2016*, Meet the Team – Alice

Posted on 4 February 2016 by Jacqueline Roach

Name & job title Alice Percival, Assistant Subject Librarian/Cardiff University Press Executive Officer Before I worked in the library I… …was Information Manager/Senior Research Associate for BRASS, the Centre for Business Relationships, Accountability, Sustainability & Society.  This was one of Cardiff University’s first interdisciplinary research centres. I am currently reading… …knitting patterns!  In my spare
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*National Libraries Day 2016*, Meet the Team – Erica

Posted on 4 February 2016 by Rob S

Name and job title Erica – Subject Librarian Before I worked in the library I… worked in some other libraries!  My longest stint before Cardiff was as a graduate trainee and then a library assistant at Glasgow University Library.  However, my first ever paid job was as a picture research assistant at a picture agency
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*National Libraries Day 2016*, Meet the Team – Helen

Posted on 3 February 2016 by Rob S

Name and job title Helen Staffer – Library Customer Services Manager Job description in a nutshell As Customer Service Manager I look after teams in six libraries on the Cathays Campus: Aberconway, ASSL, Bute & Architecture, Music, Senghennydd & Trevithick. My colleagues run the help desks in these sites and are on hand to help
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*National Libraries Day 2016*, Meet the Team – Rob

Posted on 2 February 2016 by Rob S

Name and job title Rob – Senior Library Assistant and IT Support for the Bute & Architecture Libraries Job description in a nutshell As well as general library desk stuff I do IT support for students (and staff!) here. Also doing the social media, the web pages, occasional other designy stuff and tall-person duties (changing
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*National Libraries Day 2016*, Meet the Team – Tracey

Posted on 2 February 2016 by Rob S

Name & job title Tracey Stanley – Deputy University Librarian Before I worked in the library I… worked for Leeds University I am currently reading… A God in Ruins by Kate Atkinson What are your favourite things about Cardiff? Any hidden gems? I love living in Radyr and strolling along the Glamorgan Canal Nature Reserve
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