High-quality webcams available in Main Library

Mid-floor study rooms news

New video conferencing facilities are available on the mid-floor in Main Library. High-quality webcams have been installed in Peep O'Day Lane and Beef Can Close. The rooms are bookable by students and staff for 4 hours per group per day and also include a presentation screen, VGA & HDMI connections and power sockets. ...

Meet Erifyli our new intern

Eri news

Where and what are you currently studying? I am currently a 4th year student at the Library Science and Information Systems Department of the Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, in Greece. I have finished the theoretical part of my studies and I am currently undertaking a six month internship in the Library and Learning Centre of the University of Dundee, under the Erasmus+ Programme.   What are you working on at the Library & Learning Centre? I am working on many interesting projects at the moment, such as revamping the library LibGuides. LibGuides are helpful subject t...

New mid-floor is now a quiet zone

Mid-floor News

You said - Can the new mid-floor be a Quiet Zone? We did   - At the request of students we have made the new mid-floor a Quiet Zone.  This covers all open areas on this floor.  If you are not sure of what the difference is between our Silent, Quiet and General study zones please see our guide below.   Study Zones A guide to the zoning of study spaces.   Silent study For individual, silent study. Conversation, use of mobile phones and other noise disturbance should be kept to an absolute minimum at all times in these areas.   Quiet study For both individual and group work....

Box of Broadcasts recommended browsers

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We hope you have all had a refreshing break and are looking forward to the new term. We are aware that a small number of users are trying to access BoB using Internet Explorer 10, and some other outdated unsupported browsers, which may appear to work at first, but will invariably interrupt playback of BoB content after 9 seconds.  We recommend the following browsers for BoB:   • Internet Explorer 11 (or later) • Edge 12 (or later) • Mozilla Firefox 44 (or later) • Safari 8 (or later) • Google Chrome 48 (or later)...

New access gates in Main Library

Main Library gates news

To improve security, and help us better manage the building, we have installed access gates. Remember your card when you come to the building, and tap to enter and leave.  New student and staff ID cards should automatically work, as do some existing cards. If yours doesn't, we can very quickly activate it.  If the gate light turns green when you tap on the entry disc your card will work, if the light turns red a member of staff will be on hand to activate your card. ‌...