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. ‌...

Main Library first floor redevelopment

Mid-floor study rooms news

Opening soon, the first floor refurbishment includes five new student-bookable rooms, spaces for collaborative study, an ultra-quiet room and a relaxation area. There is a postgraduate suite and an area for communication by phone or web-conferencing. You'll notice that we've named these areas after notable Dundee locations. The area will have a visual background of Scottish trees, and various glass dividers will carry inspirational notes relating to notable University of Dundee staff and students from across the years and disciplines.  Additional lockers and kitchen space with hot water dispensers wil...

Summer improvements in our Fife Campus Library

Fife new carpet & lockers news

Over the summer, our Fife Campus Library has implemented some exciting new changes to improve the student experience. ‌ Along with a beautiful new carpet, and updated comfortable seating, there are also new lockers for students to leave their belongings (keys are available at the desk), more power points and desk space for personal use, and improved WiFi and gorgeous new touchscreen monitors provided by UoD IT. ‌ The Library is available for use for all University of Dundee students, and we encourage you to stop by and make use of our wonderful new improvements....

Advance notice of Bristol Online Surveys (BOS) downtime: 3 October 2017

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Ownership of the Bristol Online Surveys (BOS) tool is scheduled to transfer from the University of Bristol to Jisc on Tuesday 3 October 2017, during which there will be a period of downtime. Current  expectation is that the downtime will last no longer than 48 hours.   Unfortunately, the above transfer date is outwith the control of the University of Dundee, however support will continue to be provided as normal by the LLC & CI Survey Service during the transitional time.  Following the transfer, there should be no noticeable  difference to your u...

Find out more about D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson

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Some of you may have sat in the  D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson lecture theatre,  but who was he & what did he do?   Use Box of Broadcasts to listen to  Science Stories & find out how he applied physics to biology , showing the influence of mathematics on natural materials.