Upcoming closure of Area 1A for refurbishment (starting 10 June)

Posted: Thu, 16th May 2019

Work to replace the carpet in Area 1A of the Library will begin on 10 June.  The work is expected to last for up to three weeks.  While this refurbishment work is being carried out, there will be no access to the:

  • Map Library – including the large format scanner
  • Library Bloomberg terminals
  • Printed books and DVDs with shelfmarks between 346-690

Please plan your work around this upcoming refurbishment work.  

It will still be possible to reserve, recall and return all books during this period.  Any books returned that are ordinarily shelved in Area 1A will be temporarily displayed on shelves in or near the Library Atrium.  For many titles, ebooks are available to read online.  Ebooks are available through the Library Catalogue and Discovery Service.  

  • Business – including Accounting, Leadership, Marketing, Management (all kinds)
  • Criminology
  • Education
  • Engineering (all kinds) - including Communication systems
  • Geography – including GIS, Physical Geography, Social Geography, and Disaster Management
  • Health Policy & Services
  • Health sciences – including Anatomy, Dentistry, Exercise Science, Medicine, Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmacy, Physiology and Radiography
  • Human Resources
  • Languages – including English language dictionaries, thesauri, and other reference works
  • Law (all books not in the Law Reference Collection with shelfmarks beginning 346-349)
  • Linguistics
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Mathematics - including many books on Statistics
  • Penology
  • Policing
  • Sciences (Astronomy, Biology, Biochemistry, Cartography, Chemistry, Cosmology, Physics)
  • Social work – including Social Policy and Social Care
  • Surveying (all kinds)
  • Tourism
  • Typography



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