Subscribe: Newcastle University Library News - Robinson Library new resources
Preview: Newcastle University Library News - Robinson Library new resources

University Library


Gertrude Bell Archive added to UNESCO Memory of the World Register

Thu, 21 Dec 2017 13:44:00 GMT

We are delighted to announce that our ever popular Gertrude Bell Archive, co-curated by Special Collections and the School of Archaeology, has been added to the UNESCO Memory of the World Register in recognition of its global significance.

Collected Voices: new oral history interface for Special Collections

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 10:18:00 GMT

Collected Voices: new oral history interface for Special Collections

YourSpace - back in business

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 11:06:00 GMT

We've been busy in the Philip Robinson Library over the summer completing Phase II of the YourSpace refurbishment and now we're back in business and bringing you more of the things you said you liked.

Walton refurbishment complete

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 11:01:00 GMT

Just in time for the start of the new academic year, the Walton Library has been refurbished and reconfigured to make more effective use of the available space.

Changes at the Marjorie Robinson Library Rooms

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 10:55:00 GMT

Work begins on 31 st July to modernise and extend the Marjorie Robinson Library Rooms to 3rd and 4th floors so it is ready to welcome even more students in the coming years. Normal 0 false false false EN-GB X-NONE X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0cm 5.4pt 0cm 5.4pt; mso-para-margin-top:0cm; mso-para-margin-right:0cm; mso-para-margin-bottom:8.0pt; mso-para-margin-left:0cm; line-height:107%; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif; mso-ascii-font-family:Calibri; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-fareast-language:EN-US;}

View unique books with Page Turners

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:47:00 GMT

Page Turners is a new free to access resource from the Library's Special Collections department - explore rare and unique volumes online.

Introducing Online Payments for library charges

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:00:00 GMT

We've introduced an easier way for you to pay your library charges with our Online Payments system.

Universities at War Project

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT

For nearly two years a team of volunteers at Durham and Newcastle University Libraries have been researching the stories of the Universities' WWI fallen - the staff and students connected to both institutions who fought and died in World War One.

Want to develop your academic skills? All you need to do is ASK.

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 13:28:00 GMT

The ASK (Academic Skills Kit) is a new website for students. It is the place to go for expert advice and guidance to help you develop your academic skills.

Too noisy to study? Text our Noise Alert Service

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 13:00:00 GMT

Text our Noise Alert Service on 07891 484 764 and a member of staff will investigate.

Renew, search and see where’s busy. It’s all on the App!

Sun, 01 Jan 2017 09:55:00 GMT

The latest version of the Newcastle University app is packed full of features to help you get the most out of the Library.

Friends of the University Library

Tue, 22 Nov 2016 10:39:00 GMT

The Friends are an enthusiastic network of people interested in the University Libraries activities, collections, history and future development.

Explore e-journals using BrowZine

Mon, 21 Nov 2016 15:44:00 GMT

We’re introducing a new method to browse our A-Z e-journal holdings, BrowZine . BrowZine provides a simple, predictive search for looking up titles and journal subject categories from the custom subject list.

Find the best places to study with the online availability tool

Mon, 11 Jan 2016 16:03:00 GMT ;

Brian Randell Archive

Thu, 10 Dec 2015 09:34:00 GMT

The Randell Archive (1950 to 2009). Is now held in the Library’s Special Collections . It has been professionally catalogued by the Centre for Scientific Archives and the archive can be searched via the Archives Hub .

Introducing automatic loan renewals for staff

Mon, 14 Sep 2015 16:32:00 GMT

Our new Library Management System brings some changes for loan periods and renewals of library books for staff. Long loan items will now be issued for a period of 4 weeks, but will automatically renew for your convenience.

Our People, Your Service, Gold Standard

Mon, 22 Jun 2015 11:35:00 GMT

University Library awarded Investors in People 'Gold Level' ;

Feedback: Tell Us What You Think

Mon, 08 Jun 2015 09:31:00 GMT ;

Clean and Quiet

Sun, 08 Mar 2015 11:53:00 GMT ;

Too noisy to study? Let us know by texting 07891 484 764

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:58:00 GMT ;

Finding your way around the Robinson Library in 5 simple steps

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:10:00 GMT ;

Need in-depth help? Book a consultancy

Thu, 05 Jun 2014 14:00:00 GMT

School of Computing Science PhD Theses: Historic Collection Now Available Online

Mon, 10 Mar 2014 14:55:00 GMT

Newcastle University’s School of Computing Science PhD Theses: Historic Collection Now Available Online

Your feedback - online!

Wed, 05 Feb 2014 12:29:00 GMT

Did you know that you can 'Tell Us What You Think' about the Library or any of its services by submitting a quick form online?

Armstrong Memorial Digital Memory Book

Tue, 21 Jan 2014 10:42:00 GMT

On Tuesday 14 January the Armstrong Memorial Digital Memory Book was officially launched at an event held in the Armstrong Building.

Need help? Get Library Help

Mon, 11 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMT

University libraries once more recognised for excellent customer service

Mon, 04 Nov 2013 09:33:00 GMT

University libraries once more recognised for excellent customer service

A New Website - A New Era

Fri, 30 Aug 2013 09:10:00 GMT

The new Library website is now live.

Library is rated highly in student surveys

Fri, 30 Aug 2013 09:05:00 GMT

Newcastle University Library has been given a satisfaction rating of 93% by final year students in this year's National Student Survey (NSS).