Black History Month Blog by Kirsty

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October is Black History Month and Kirsty Beveridge from our Research and Resources team has written a blog on where you can find some helpful resources relating to Black History.   The blog gives information and links to online events, newspaper archives, media resources and other useful guides. Black History Month blog by Kirsty Beveridge...

Black History Month with Diversity Initiative & AfroMedics

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The Diversity Initiative and AfroMedics are student led societies in the University of Dundee. Their remit covers the celebration and education of matters surrounding diversity and equality. This year they are celebrating Black History Month with a collection of fiction and factual texts and some videos. These resources are selected especially for their accessibility in helping introduce matters around race with a focus on black history. We invite you to have a look and engage with the discussions these resources will start. This month we want to celebrate black artists, elevate black voices and learn inva...

Main Library - Reduced hours

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Due to strike action underway at present on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Monday and Tuesday (29 Sept to 5 Oct), the Main Library is closing early at 18:00. On Saturday and Sunday the Main Library is open 09:00 to midnight. Use your student card for gate access and bring a headset to listen to lectures.The DJCAD Library is closed on days of strike action, but will be open on Saturday 12:00 to 17:00.All books in the libraries can be self-issued using your student card. Requesting a book from stores or another location may take longer than normal to be made available to you. You will receive an...

Win *all* the books you'll need for Uni

National Book Tokens news

National Book Tokens recently launched a campaign that will be of interest to our students. The campaign invites families of 16 to 24-year-olds to nominate them to win £1,000/€1,200 of National Book Tokens to spend on books, such as all their university textbooks and required reading. Young people can nominate themselves, too. The entrant also gets a £50/€60 National Book Token. National Book Tokens are perfect for students because they can only be spent on books, support local bookshops, are produced on FSC-certified board (instead of plastic), and enable students to choose just th...

The CreateSpace is open!

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Due to the relaxation of COVID19 restrictions, we have been allowed to reopen the CreateSpace and turn back on the equipment (woohoo!). CreateSpace Staff Helper Theresa has been busy dusting off the surfaces and making sure everything is present and working. There are still some COVID related guidelines to follow to safely use the space, the main ones being that face coverings must be worn at all times and a 1 meter distance kept from other CreateSpace users. While desks do not need to be booked, certain popular items of equipment, such as the 3D printers, should be reserved in advance via our study desk b...