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All of a flutter…

All of a flutter…

This hawk kite is the latest member of the library! We know it’s distressing when pigeons end up inside the library – however we are actively trying to deter them and this new kite is one of the ways to do this. You can help us…

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A sharps bin…

A sharps bin…

You asked for… “a sharps box in the toilets or the disabled toilets would be fab!” The health centre at city campus can dispose of travel sharps boxes via their Reception point. They can only accept needles inside a box. There is more information here on…

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A light box…

A light box…

You asked… “Could we have a light box (for tracing images) in the library” We say… Ta Dah! Yes, we have put a light box in Adsetts, level 5, on the white benches behind the Art books. If you have a comment or question, get in touch and…

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Cheers to hot water!

Cheers to hot water!

You’ve told us… “This is great. Glad the hot water trial was a success and that we’ll have this facility permanently now. Thank you to those involved in organising it!  Thanks for your comments – have you used it yet?  As always, we love to…

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Please help us keep the pigeons outside!

Please help us keep the pigeons outside!

Now we know this sounds like a something from a comic strip but… As you may be aware we’ve had a few pigeons flying round in Adsetts lately – which obviously isn’t good for them or us! We think some of them may be getting in…

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What’s happening to the café area?

What’s happening to the café area?

You may have noticed the cafe in Adsetts has had a bit of a change round. The catering team have moved the fridges and taken away some of the excess furniture to open up the space a bit more as it was starting to look very ‘full’!…

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The good, the bad and the ugly!

The good, the bad and the ugly!

Turn the ******* heating on! – there is a known heating problem on level 2 that we are investigating however Adsetts is open plan so levels 5 and 6 are usually warmer Needs an inside smoking room – the university has a no smoking policy…

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Can we have a cash machine please?

Can we have a cash machine please?

The short answer is no, it wouldn’t be possible… The longer answer is that we have requested one in the past, however none of the banks approached were willing to provide one as there are already other cash machines located close to the libraries. The…

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The Bloomberg sign…

The Bloomberg sign…

You’ve asked us why we have it… The Bloomberg sign is a ticker display screen in the cafe area on level 4 of Adsetts Bloomberg Professional is a database that can’t be networked across the University or made available off-campus. So it’s been made available on 8…

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Jess says…

‘I’ve just gone into the silent study and seen that there have been lots of signs being put up prohibiting noise being made, and I just wanted to say thank you and that I’m really grateful that the library staff have gone to the effort…

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