It’s the most wonderful time of the year…

Or it will be once your assignments are handed in and you make a head start on that January revision!

To help you on the way to success the University Library is open non-stop right up to midnight on Friday 18th December and we only close for Christmas on the 24th December.

During the festive period we will be offering additional opening hours to ensure you have somewhere peaceful to escape the leftover turkey and have some quality study time.


Closed: 24th – 27th, 31st December and 1st – 3rd January – for more information visit our opening hours pages.

Visit us between Christmas and New Year to take advantage of all we have to offer…

  • Networked PCs, loanable laptops and free eduroam Wi-Fi
  • Access to 200,000 items including books, journals and audio-visual resources
  • Printing and photocopying
  • Bookable individual and group study rooms
  • A range of study zones – group work, quiet work and silent study
  • Access to help and support – staff will be available at the welcome desk
  • 24/7 access to PCs in the LINC – available 365 days a year!

Of course if you aren’t ready to face life outside your pyjamas just yet you can always visit us virtually…

  • eResources are available via our Learning Services web pages and Library Catalogue – you can access 97,000+ eBooks, 40,000+ eJournals and specialist subject resources 24/7.
  • Contact Learning Services via our 24/7 Live Chat
  • Search our Learning Services knowledge base Ask Us for the answers to many common queries including using Turnitin, Harvard Referencing and much more.
  • Get support with academic writing, assignment planning, critical thinking and much more via our Uni Skills offer.
  • Give us a call 01695 650800 during our opening hours.

The University Library normal opening hours will resume 8am on Monday 4th January straight into midnight opening and our 24/7 hours begin again Monday 18th January – what more could you ask for this Christmas!

Merry Christmas, Learning Services 🎄

 

Help us make our Xmas tree appy!

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On Friday the 29th of November in the University Library we’re going to have some fun decorating a Christmas tree. But we’re not going to be using just any decorations! We’d like you to tell us what your favourite apps are and we’ll turn your answers into our appy decorations.

We’d love you to participate, so come and find us in the foyer between 11am – 2pm. There will be lovely chocolates for everyone who participates!

So come and join the festive fun and make our tree, well…appy!

Wednesday 28th and Thursday 29th December 2011 – We are open!!!

If you’re looking for an escape from the chocolates and mince pies don’t forget the University Library is open today.

9.00am – 5pm

You can access all the Library resources, computers and study spaces as well as the Welcome Desk on the Ground Floor. Our helpline is also available during these hours on 01695 584286

Cathy Carey

Facilities Coordinator

University Library additional Christmas Opening 2011

For the fourth year running, and in response to customer feedback, the University Library at Ormskirk will once again be open for two extra days during the Christmas break. If you need that extra bit of peace and quiet to work in, please do come in and access all the Library resources, computers, study spaces as well as the Welcome Desk on the Ground Floor.

The opening times between Christmas and New Year are;

Wednesday 28th & Thursday 29th December 2011

9.00am to 5.00pm

Full access to computers in the LINC building will be available, by swipe access,  throughout the Christmas and New Year break.

For more information and a full schedule of opening times for all our sites, please visit our website.

If you are planning to use your Sconul Access membership elsewhere, over the Christmas and New year period, please be advised to check their opening hours before you make a special journey. Contact details of Sconul members can be found on the Sconul Access website.

Cathy Carey – Facilities Co-ordinator

Christmas at the University Library

Opening timesFor the third year running and in response to customer feedback, the University Library at Ormskirk will be open for two extra days during the Christmas period. This is a great chance to use the Library’s resources, study spaces and help desks. So, if you need that bit of extra time and space to revise and take books out, the Library is here for you.

The opening times between Christmas and New Year for the University Library will be:

Wednesday 29th & Thursday 30th December 2010 from 9.00am to 5.00pm

Throughout the entire Christmas and New Year period you also have full access to the computers in the LINC with your Uni Card.

For more information and a full schedule of opening times for all our sites, please visit our website.