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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Meet the Team – Zoe

Posted on 26 September 2014 by Rob S

Name & job title Zoe Young – Subject Librarian for Pharmacy and Optometry Before I worked in the library I… I had various non-library jobs, worked in various shops, an engineering factory and worked in a pharmacy before I decided on a library career.  I did a BSc (Hons) in Animal Behaviour and Ecology &
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Summer 2014 – Opening Hours

Posted on 13 June 2014 by Rob S

Sat 14th June & Sun 15th June OPEN Mon 16th June – Thurs 19th June 8.45am – 8pm Fri 20th June 8.45am – 5pm Sat 21st June & Sun 22nd June CLOSED Mon 23rd June – Fri 19th September 8.45am – 5pm (closed at weekends) Except Thursdays 8.45am – 8pm Mon 25th August (bank holiday)
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Meet the Team – Andrea

Posted on 30 May 2014 by Rob S

Name & job title Andrea Grey – Senior Library Assistant. Before I worked in the library I… Worked as a Senior Administrative Officer at the Public Services Ombudsman for Wales. We dealt with complaints about local authorities, health authorities and Councillors in Wales. Currently reading Fireman Sam or Thomas the Tank Engine. (I have a
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Easter refurb: a new quiet study area

Posted on 25 April 2014 by Rob S

We have made yet more improvements here in Bute over the Easter break. As well as a lick of paint and some fresh new carpeting for the pharmacy book area and the newspaper room, we now have a much improved quiet study area in the South corridor around our newly re-ordered Journalism, Media and Culture
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Bute Library on Vine!

Posted on 25 March 2014 by Rob S

Bute Library now has it’s very own Vine account, Vine is a social mobile app that lets you create 6 second looping video clips. You can follow our feed here https://vine.co/u/1057616389625581568 or check the updates on our @butelibrary Twitter account.
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Donate to Cardiff Foodbank at Bute Library

Posted on 11 March 2014 by Rob S

Cardiff Foodbank is a charity that provides nutritionally balanced food (via a voucher system provided from healthcare professionals) to families and individuals in need.  We are pleased to announce that we have now become a collection point for the scheme. Students and staff can deposit items to our main staff desk in Bute Library –
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