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Disruption to SFX service and e-journals, Wednesday 3rd May 09:00 – 12:00

Published: Apr 28, 2017 4:38:58 PM

UCL Institute of Archaeology building

Noise and building works in Institute of Archaeology Library - ongoing

Published: Apr 21, 2017 3:12:00 PM

Share the space

Share the space

Published: Apr 11, 2017 11:40:00 AM

Roof Garden Student Hub

Roof Garden Student Hub closing from 7th April

Published: Apr 5, 2017 10:01:00 AM

24/7 opening

24/7 library opening from 25 March

Published: Mar 15, 2017 3:02:00 PM

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Disruption to SFX service and e-journals, Wednesday 3rd May 09:00 – 12:00

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Our SFX service (e-journal and e-book linking) and our electronic-journals lists will be disrupted for short intermittent periods between 09:00 - 12:00 on Wednesday 3rd May. Unfortunately this is part of a large-scale ISD datacentre migration project and disruption is unavoidable.

Noise and building works in Institute of Archaeology Library - ongoing

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UCL Institute of Archaeology building

Replacement work on the UCL Institute of Archaeology lifts is currently taking place on the 5th floor, outside the Institute of Archaeology Library. It is not yet possible to predict when the work will be finished.

Share the space

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Share the space

In response to user feedback, we'll be piloting a new scheme in several of our libraries to help make it fairer for users who are waiting for a study space.

Roof Garden Student Hub closing from 7th April

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Roof Garden Student Hub

At 12:00 on Friday 7th April this temporary building, which had been used for study space, will be taken down and removed. As a temporary measure, the Library have arranged to accommodate all tables to provide 40 additional seats within the Main and Science Libraries to offset the loss of the space during the exam period.

24/7 library opening from 25 March

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24/7 opening

From Saturday 25 March UCL Main and Science libraries and the Cruciform Hub will be extending their opening hours over weekends, so that you can use the study spaces 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Study space in the Main and Science Libraries

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Students studying in the library

We are aware that readers may currently be finding it difficult to find somewhere to sit and study in the Main and Science libraries. We are doing our best to find ways to help you find a desk. We walk round the libraries regularly monitoring the situation and are currently working on a number of ways to help – watch this space.

Science Library ground floor refurbishment complete

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Science Library building

The Customer Service Team would like to welcome you to your newly refurbished ground floor of the UCL Science Library.

South Junction lift maintenance

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South Wing

The lift servicing the South Wing and the Wilkins Building (south side) will be taken out of action from 17:30 on Friday 17th February 2017. 

UCL Press wins UCL Brand Ambassador award

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UCL Press logo

UCL Press was thrilled to win the UCL Brand Ambassador award at the UCL professional services awards yesterday. The award was made for the global reach UCL Press’s books and journals have achieved, with download figures now close to 200,000 in over 200 countries since its launch in June 2015.

New: Coffee Pod opens in UCL Science Library

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Science Library coffee pod

As part of the UCL Science Library ground floor refurbishment, a new Coffee Pod and social study area has opened today. The coffee pod sells hot and cold beverages along with a selection of sandwiches and snacks.

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