Loughborough University
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Loughborough University

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Temporary Library closure – UPDATE: Library now reopen »

The temporary problem we were having with our water supply has been resolved, so the Library is now open for business. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Restricted Access to Levels 3 and 4 Wednesday (17th December) »

Additionally to the maintenance work being undertaken in the building this week, technicians will be performing service work on many of the operator chairs on Level 3 and Level 4 on Wednesday. In order to do this, the chairs will … Continue reading

Library Building Work During the Vacation »

The Library will be undertaking some maintenance work to the building during the vacation. Beginning today engineers will be replacing the over-door heaters to the main entrance. This will involve the temporary locking of the exit & entrance doors in turn to … Continue reading

Library Opening Hours During the Christmas Vacation »

From Monday the Library will be switching to vacation opening hours until the start of the next term. These will be: Monday 15th: 9.00 – 5.30 Tuesday 16th: 9.00 – 5.30 Wednesday 17th: 9.00 – 8.00 Thursday 18th: 9.00 – 5.30 … Continue reading

The Twelve Library Days of Christmas »

On the first day of Christmas my true love sent to me… Twelve Festive Librarians! Eleven Study Rooms… Ten Devices Working… Nine Academic Librarians… Eight Leisure Readers… Seven Study Pods… Six Cleaners Cleaning… Five Book Renewals… Four Library Levels… Three … Continue reading

VPN & Remote Working Portal Outage, Monday 15th December »

On Monday 15th December between 14:00 and 15:00 there will be an outage to the University’s primary VPN and Remote Working Portal service – vpn.lboro.ac.uk. This will affect the Cisco AnyConnect VPN client and Remote Working Portal accessed via vpn.lboro.ac.uk. … Continue reading

Help Break the Christmas Jumper Record! »

Have you remembered to bring your Xmas wooly? It’s Christmas Jumper Day! The world record attempt will take place at 12.30pm at the newly landscaped Shirley Pearce Square, in front of Martin Hall. The suggested donation (to Save the Children) to take … Continue reading

Library Housekeeping System Down for Essential Maintenance – UPDATE COMPLETE »

We’re happy to announce that the maintenance & upgrade to our Aleph Library housekeeping system is now COMPLETE. The Self Issue machines on Levels 1,2 & 3 should now all be back in operation. However as we have quite a … Continue reading

Bogus/Phishing Email Warning »

Please be advised that a number of bogus/phishing* emails have been seen this week, they include an email containing a virus and also an email reporting that a Library account has expired and needs reactivating. IT Service have taken steps … Continue reading

Take Home a Little (Extra!) Light Reading This Christmas… »

The Christmas vacation is looming, and while everyone is looking forward to a nice break (well, we are, anyway!), sometimes you can find yourself stuck for something to do. Let’s face it, the Christmas television schedule isn’t always wonderful, and … Continue reading

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