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Boots Library Lower Ground Floor is Now Open!

October 21, 2013


The lower ground floor in the Boots Library is now open for business! The lower ground floor in the library has now reopened, and books with class marks in the 700s, so most of the art, design and architecture books, are now located here. In addition to the newly relocated books, the lower ground floor […]

Boots Ground Floor is Open!

October 14, 2013


Originally posted on Improving Your Library:
Come and see the changes to Boots Ground Floor and let us know your thoughts on the refurbishment…. Boots Library main entrance now open Steps up to the reception desk Staff to help you at Boots reception desk Boots library ground floor – aerial view

More power and data for Boots Library

August 27, 2013


Originally posted on Improving Your Library:
20,000 metres of electrical and data cabling is being fitted at Boots library during the refurbishment work this Summer This equates to the distance from Nottingham to Derby!   

Snapshots from NYPL

August 23, 2013


New York Public Libraries have installed some photo booths at two of their libraries.  Since installing them they’ve had more than 1,900 photographs taken, and all in a variety of different styles. What do you think of this – would  you use a photo booth in the Boots Library?  What sort of pose would you […]

Refurbishment Work in the Boots Library

July 30, 2013


The Ground and Lower Ground floors at the Boots Library are currently undergoing a big refurbishment over the summer, and are currently closed off as we’ve got the builders and electricians in.  The main entrance is closed, while that’s changed too, so you’ll need to enter the building via the old Bass Management Centre entrance, […]

Library Improvements Blog

April 10, 2013


As many of you will have noticed, there are things changing in and around the libraries.  The Boots Library is undergoing a major investment, with the 4th floor being refurbished over the summer, and Brackenhurst having a brand new library due to open shortly.  There’s a Youtube video of the construction. Because we’ve so many […]

Library Tours – 7th to 11th January 2013

January 4, 2013


Are you a new student who has never used the library, or maybe you’re not sure of something?  Are you a final year student who can’t remember where we keep our statistics, or who isn’t sure of the difference between our Oversize and Folios sections?  It doesn’t really matter who you are, but if you’d […]

Boots Library 4th Floor – Temporary Closure

June 14, 2012


The 4th floor of Boots Library will be closed from 18 June for refurbishment. Cafe Chaucer will be available as a 24/7 IT area on the City Campus during the summer vacation. For further information, please check the summer vacation opening hours of all the libraries and resource rooms or contact us.  

Help with Finding a Study Space or Computer

May 17, 2012


At this very busy time of year, one of the things we hear most from students is that there aren’t enough study areas or computers available for them to use.  We do have some suggestions to help with this: Borrow a laptop.  We have laptops that you can loan from the main information desk which […]

May Bank Holiday Opening Hours

May 3, 2012


Next Monday is a bank holiday, which can mean amendments to our opening hours.  This year we are open, as usual, but with the same level of service that you’d get on a weekend, so there won’t be any Librarians in the building.  In terms of computer access, both Chaucer and Newton computer labs are […]