Wellbeing & Mindfulness Awareness Week 18-24 April

wellbeing news

Relax, recharge, revise.  Did you know that getting creative can positively impact wellbeing? Take a mindfulness break and try something new – The CreateSpace team, alongside DUSA, and the Mental Health Society, will be hosting a series of lunchtime drop in sessions in the library. You can get hands on experience crafting or brighten your day with positivity prompts.   Come along to the main library everyday between 12 noon and 2pm to unleash your creativity.   ‌...

Library and Learning Centre Services During the Industrial Strike Action of 18 April to 15 May 2022

Main Library news

It is anticipated that significant numbers of LLC staff will engage in the industrial action planned over 28 days from 18 April to 15 May 2022. This will impact on many LLC services and on the opening of some Library sites.  During the strike period the following opening hours aim to be achieved (but remain subject to change):   Main Library Open Mon to Fri - 8 am to Midnight Open Sat & Sun - 9 am to Midnight The Main Library will close at midnight on 15 May, reopening at 8 am on 16 May.    Ninewells Library Open 24/7 to those with swipe card access   Kirkcaldy Library Open Mon...

UoD one of 1st in Scotland to get a SafePod

SafePod opening news

University of Dundee SafePod now open On Friday 25th February, the Dundee SafePod situated within the Main Library was opened by Professor John Rowan, Vice-Principal for Research, Knowledge Exchange & Wider Impact.  The event attendees included researchers, professional services supporting research and external partners including the Manager and the Director of the SafePod Network and colleagues from University of St Andrews Library. The event was a chance to showcase this new and exciting facility, the University of Dundee is one of the first in Scotland to get a SafePod to enable vital public b...

LGBTQ+ History resource list

LGBQT+ flag news

Dundee Diversity Initiative are developing a weekly resource list to celebrate LGBTQ+ History month.   The theme this year is Art. New Artists and resources will be added every Friday throughout February. LGBTQ+ History Month Resource List...

Update of Resource Lists tab on UoD app

LLC app news

The Resource Lists tile on the University of Dundee app was updated on Tuesday 1st February.   The benefits of the update include: Full user experience of Resource Lists built into the mobile app Logged in view of Resource Lists on the app without the need to sign in again when the tile is selected Increase in the tile size, making Resource Lists more visible on the app Switch to a 'live tile' - resource list notifications are visible on the app home screen Existing tile     New live tile  ...