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Want to Impove Your Exam Performance? Get the Know How! »

With the exam season looming, why not give your exam skills a boost by attending one of our ever-popular know-how workshops we’re running at the start of term about revising effectively and exam techniques. Revision plays a key part in … Continue reading

Forthcoming Events on Campus During Summer Term »

There’s a wide range of artistic and musical events happening on campus during the forthcoming summer term. To kick things off, there’s a pair of free lunchtime concerts down at the Cope Auditorium (1.15 start). On Wednesday 30th April celebrate … Continue reading

Learn Online for Free this April with a Massive Open Online Course »

Loughborough University is offering two courses as part of FutureLearn, the first UK-led provider of massive open online courses (MOOCs). Both courses are free and can be taken by anyone from around the world. ‘Innovation and enterprise‘ will give you … Continue reading

World Health Day 2014 »

Today is World Health Day, the World Health Organisation’s annual event highlighting the dangers of a particular medical condition. This year’s message is Small Bite: Big Threat, warning of the global threat posed by disease-carrying insects. World Health Day was … Continue reading

Web of Science Upgrade »

Please be advised that Web of Science version 5.13.2 is scheduled to be released on Saturday 5 April 2014. Thomson Reuters have confirmed that no interruption to the service is expected. This release includes enhancements or changes that impact all … Continue reading

New HEFCE Policy on Open Access Announced »

HEFCE and the other three UK funding bodies have just published details of a new policy for Open Access relating to future research assessments after the current 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF). The policy states that, to be eligible for … Continue reading

Mind Over Matter »

The Library will be hosting a ground-breaking psychic experiment this Easter that may have a profound effect on the whole Higher Education learning experience for generations to come. In conjunction with Doctors Peter Venkman, Raymond Stantz and Egon Spengler from the … Continue reading

Library Opening Hours During the Easter Vacation »

Just to remind our visitors that from tomorrow (Monday 31st March) the Library will be switching to vacation opening hours until the start of the next term (Monday 28th April). These are: Sunday: Closed Monday: 9.00 – 5.30 Tuesday: 9.00 – 5.30 … Continue reading

Living By Numbers… »

We love a good statistic here in the Library, so here are some for the Autumn term (30/09/13- 13/12/13): 215, 269 visits were made to the Library by 14,497 people which is just under 15 visits per person. 74% of … Continue reading

Researcher Development Week, 31st March – 4th April »

We’re staging a workshop a day every day next week under the banner of ‘Researcher Development Week’, on a range of topics that are likely to be of great interest to Academic staff and Research Associates. On Monday 31st March take some time out of … Continue reading

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