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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Meet the Team – Helen

Posted on 4 November 2013 by Rob S

Name and job title Helen Staffer, Site Librarian Bute & Architecture Libraries Job description in a nutshell As Site Librarian my role is to ensure the resources are in place to deliver the library and information services that our users need, when they need them. This ranges from recruiting staff who can provide excellent customer
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Meet the Team – Cath

Posted on 16 October 2013 by Rob S

Name and job title Cath Borwick, Subject Librarian for Pharmacy and Optometry. Job description in a nutshell I work in the Bute and Law Libraries and support the Schools of Optometry and Pharmacy in their use of library resources and services. Where did you grow up? Devon, Somerset, Hong Kong, Oxford, North Wales, Sheffield (sorry!)
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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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Meet the Team – Jean

Posted on 4 October 2013 by Rob S

Name and job title? Jean Bool, Library Operations Manager for the Bute and Architecture Libraries. Job description in a nutshell I deal with the day to day running of the library dealing with all users and staff. Where did you grow up? Cardiff. What did you do before the library? In life before children I
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Archi Top Issues: September 2013

Posted on 30 September 2013 by Rob S

The most borrowed books from the Architecture Library in September 2013 were: Lessons for students in architecture / Hertzberger, Herman. Architectural acoustics / Egan, M. David. Eyes of the skin : architecture and the senses / Pallasmaa, Juhani. The art of the storyboard : storyboarding for film, TV, and animation / Hart, John. Inclusive design
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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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