Author Archives: Elizabeth Andrews

Participants wanted: Have you filled in the Library survey yet? You could win a £200 Amazon gift card

The Library’s short survey should only take 5 mins. Give feedback on Library services, spaces and resources. Is there anything we could do better, are there services we don’t offer but should, what makes you happy about the Library? The survey … Continue reading

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Come and hear Poems Aloud! Students recite poetry as part of poetry festival

Come to The Byre on Friday 8 March from 3.30pm to 4.30pm to watch University of St Andrews students perform memorized poems from StAnza 2019 headline poets. Poems Aloud! is part of the StAnza International Poetry Festival. Listen to students giving their … Continue reading

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Participants wanted – Win £200 Amazon gift card – fill in short Library survey

Fill in our survey and you could win a £200 Amazon gift card!  Please tell us how satisfied you are with Library services, spaces and resources. Should only take 5 mins. The survey is open to all University staff, students, visitors and anyone who … Continue reading

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Love Poetry? Want to win £100? Enter the Library’s Poems Aloud! competition.

Open only to University of St Andrews students, our Poems Aloud! competition (run in collaboration with the StAnza International Poetry Festival) asks you to perform on stage in The Byre Studio Theatre a poem you have memorised, to a panel of judges. The … Continue reading

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Library closed on Friday 11 January 2019

We are very sorry for the inconvenience, but the Main Library, St Mary’s College Library (including the King James) and The Richardson Research Library at Martyrs Kirk will be closed all day on Friday 11 January for an all-staff training event. … Continue reading

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Library closures and changes to opening times over winter vacation

We hope you all have a lovely festive season and winter break! Most Library facilities will close early at 4pm on Thursday 20 December and then will close for the winter vacation at 5pm on Friday 21 December 2018 to reopen on Thursday 3 January 2019. Libraries … Continue reading

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Borrowing Library books over winter vacation?

If you are going away over the winter vacation and plan to take Library books with you, please remember that all Library books and other items can still be recalled. Check your University email regularly and be sure that, wherever you … Continue reading

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Spaces for you to study

Do you know about all of the study spaces you have access to? Read the Library blog for a rundown with maps, facilities and photos. The Library manages more than the Main Library on North Street, we have smaller library … Continue reading

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Library fine day total and thank you!

Each semester, the University Library supports a selected charity by donating the fine payments raised on a specified day (up to a maximum of £1,000 for the day). Last week our fine day supported Book Aid International, in particular their … Continue reading

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Library digital screens unavailable for advertising

From Monday 3 December until Monday 17 December, the digital screens in the Main University Library and in the JF Allen Library will be unavailable to show student and School or Unit advertising. During this time student creative company Lightbox … Continue reading

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