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Tell us what you think of Library 24/7!

Library 24/7 Survey

 

This year we have offered Library 24/7 opening hours during Epiphany and Easter terms at the Bill Bryson Library and Queen’s Campus Library. Tell us what you think by completing our Library 24/7 survey.

(18 Apr 2015) » More about Tell us what you think of Library 24/7!


Library 24/7 ends at Queen’s Campus Library

Library 24/7

 

Library 24/7 will be ending at midnight on Monday 25 May at Queen’s Campus Library.

(18 May 2015) » More about Library 24/7 ends at Queen’s Campus Library


Talks, Operas and Parties Celebrate Opening of Magna Carta Durham Exhibition this June

Magna Carta and the Changing Face of Revolt

 

June sees not only the opening of Magna Carta and the Changing Face of Revolt at Durham University’s Palace Green Library, but the start of a fascinating range of Magna Carta events and activities in Durham city.

(15 May 2015) » More about Talks, Operas and Parties Celebrate Opening of Magna Carta Durham Exhibition this June


Bill Bryson Library Main Entrance Closure

Refurbishment

 

From early June until the end of July, the main entrance of the Bill Bryson Library will be closed temporarily whilst the entrance gates are replaced. The Library will be open throughout this period.

(14 May 2015) » More about Bill Bryson Library Main Entrance Closure


Academics – Make sure you submit your reading lists

Reading Lists

 

We aim to provide students with access to all taught course reading material. To achieve this we rely upon academic staff supplying the relevant information to the Library by 1st July each year.

(12 May 2015) » More about Academics – Make sure you submit your reading lists


Need a study space? Try our Revision Rooms

Revision Rooms

 

To help you find a study space in the run up to exams, we’ve made a range of Revision Rooms available in academic departments and buildings from 4 – 29 May 2015.

(27 Apr 2015) » More about Need a study space? Try our Revision Rooms


Library 24/7 is back for Easter term, starting Saturday 18 April!

Library 24/7

 

From Saturday 18 April – Friday 29 May (ending at 22:00), Library 24/7 is back at the Bill Bryson Library . It will also run from Saturday 18 April – Monday 25 May (ending at midnight) at Queen’s Campus Library, giving you an unlimited amount of time to use your Library.

(14 Apr 2015) » More about Library 24/7 is back for Easter term, starting Saturday 18 April!


Magna Carta and the Changing Face of Revolt

Magna Carta and the Changing Face of Revolt

 

Tickets have gone on sale for a special exhibition at Palace Green Library to mark the 800th anniversary of the sealing of Magna Carta.

(13 Mar 2015) » More about Magna Carta and the Changing Face of Revolt


Work Smart

Work Smart

The Library has teamed up with the DSU again this year to bring you information and advice during the run up to exams in our Work Smart campaign!

(23 Feb 2015) » More about Work Smart


Discover Durham Collections

Discover

 

We’re introducing a powerful new system for searching Durham University’s collections, Discover. Search Durham collections and access e-journal articles, databases, medieval manuscripts at Palace Green Library, artefacts from the Oriental Museum, Durham University theses, image resources and research datasets. You’ll also find books from your reading lists on Discover too.

(19 Feb 2015) » More about Discover Durham Collections