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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

Welcome to our new students!

September 23, 2013


It’s Welcome Week at NTU, and there are lots of things going on for our new students.  As well as some of the social activities that might be going on, there are also lots of familiarisation events and talks happening.  The Library is taking part in these.  This week we’re: Attending Freshers Fair on Thursday […]

Getty Open Content – 4,600 images now freely available

August 13, 2013


Approximately 4,600 images owned by Getty are now being made available for use for any purpose, and more are due to be added.  They’ve put a little more background about this decision on their blog, but the images themselves can be searched for via this link. Images include such things as:

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 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 Christmas and New Year Opening Hours

November 28, 2012


For the first time, the Boots Library will be open between the Christmas and New Year bank holidays.  There will be a limited service, but you will still be able to come in and work on the following times and dates: Date Time Saturday, 22nd Dec 10.00 – 5.00 Sunday, 23rd Dec 10.00 – 5.00 […]

Website We Like: Art of the Title

November 27, 2012


Art of the Title describes itself as “the leading online resource of title sequence design, spanning the film, television, conference, and videogame industries.” It’s searchable by either title sequence, or by designer or studio, and there are a lot of very well known productions from classics of TV and cinema, such as North by North […]

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, […]