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Wireless Printing

November 12, 2012


If you’ve brought your laptop in to work in the library, have you ever wanted to print stuff out and been frustrated that you can’t?   Forget that –  you can now connect to our printers with your own machine! To use our printers, you need to have your laptop connected to the ntu-mobile network, then […]

September Student Training Events

September 14, 2012


With a new academic year about to start, we’ve a new programme of student training events.  These are starting during Welcome Week, and any student can sign up to come along.  We have sessions on using NOW;  library basics; Referencing, and using Office 2010. Times and booking details can be found on the library website, […]

Summer Vacation Opening Hours 2012

June 15, 2012


From next Monday through July and into August, we will be operating our vacation opening times: 18 June – 29 July Monday to Thursday Boots Library open 8.30 am – 7 pm Cafe Chaucer IT area open 24 hours (NTU Smartcard access via Chaucer Street) Friday Boots Library open 8.30 am – 5 pm Cafe […]

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.  

Bridgeman Education Image Database

May 21, 2012


Recently a number of students have been signing up to request a two week trial of the Bridgeman Education image database.  This isn’t something that any of you should need to do as the University has a subscription to the website, so you can all automatically access it already. To get into Bridgeman Education: You […]

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 […]

Library OneSearch Downtime

April 26, 2012


A quick post to let you know that we’re due to be undertaking some essential maintenance to Library OneSearch this weekend, between 21:00 on Saturday 28 April and 05:00 on Sunday 29 April. We apologise for any inconvenience.  If you have any questions about Library OneSearch, please get in touch.

Summer Opening Hours – 24 Hours

April 11, 2012


Hope you all had a good break over Easter. We’ve some good news about our opening hours for this term – as from today, 11th April, the whole of the Boots Library will be open 24/7, including Saturdays and Sundays.  Details of our new opening hours can be found on the library website. Between 8.30am […]

February Staff Training Sessions

February 6, 2012


This month we have the following sessions running for academic staff at the Boots Library: Wed 8th Feb, 2pm – 4pm.  RefWorks: Referencing Made Easy. Wed 15th Feb, 3pm – 4pm.  Web of Knowledge and Citation Analysis. Mon 20th Feb,  2pm – 3pm.  Researching your MPhil/PhD. Wed 22nd Feb, 2pm – 4pm.  Copyright: Your Use […]