Bute Library

Study Skills Book Display

Posted on 27 February 2014 by Rob S

We are currently displaying our collection of study skills books sourced from our main collection. These books contain a wealth of information covering a wide range of vital skills, from essay and dissertation writing tips to research methodology – suitable for all students studying all disciplines! They can be found on the display shelves just
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Noisy neighbours in the library? Send us a text!

Posted on 21 January 2014 by Rob S

We know that it can be annoying if you are in the library and are being disturbed by others in a ‘quiet’ area. You can now tell us about it directly and anonymously by text message. Just text the mobile number advertised on the posters in our study areas with a brief description of where
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A New Quiet Study Room!

Posted on 9 January 2014 by Rob S

We’ve made a few changes over the Christmas break and have a created a brand new space for individual quiet study. The new room contains 12 partitioned desks, each with power sockets and new comfortable chairs. Try it out and let us know what you think! You can find the new room up the small
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Research skills drop-in clinics in Bute Library – November 2013

Posted on 4 November 2013 by Rob S

We are be holding a couple of research skills drop-in clinics during November: Wednesday 13 November 12pm-1pm “Finding info for your essays – drop-in clinic” with Cath Borwick, Wednesday 27 November 12pm-1pm “Referencing – drop-in clinic” with Andrew Blackmore. Both sessions will be held in the Bute Library IT Training Room (1.07) and are available
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*All New* Bute Library Induction Videos 2013/14

Posted on 7 October 2013 by Rob S

Those of you who have attended your library induction sessions at the start of term may have already had the pleasure of watching our new library induction videos for the academic term 2013/14. We’ve now uploaded them here so that you can have another look, or for anyone else who wants to learn the basics
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Top Issues: September 2013

Posted on 30 September 2013 by Rob S

The most borrowed items from the Bute Library in September 2013 were: Social Sciences / Planning & Geography / General: Understanding immigration and refugee policy : contradictions and continuities / Sales, Rosemary. Age of migration : international population movements in the modern world / Castles, Stephen. Social research methods /Bryman, Alan. Changing police culture : policing
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Join us for a Library Tour

Posted on 27 September 2013 by Rob S

Starting on Monday 30th September, we will be running daily tours of the Bute Library, to which students (or staff!) from all schools are welcome. If you’re new to the University it will be a great way of finding your feet. There’s no need to book, just meet us in the Bute Library lounge area
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New for 2013/14 in the Bute and Architecture Libraries

Posted on 19 September 2013 by Rob S

We have upgraded and updated for the 2013/14 academic year here in the Bute & Architecture libraries. After listening to your feedback we have made a number of improvements over the summer in the library, these include: Newly refurbished study areas The study area below the Architecture mezzanine level, outside our main IT room (1.57)
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