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Intermittent phone issues this evening

Prospective visitors should be aware that there will be no walk-in access for visitors at De Montfort University’s Kimberlin Library from Monday 3rd April – Friday 12th May inclusive.

Interruption to bookings expected on 10 April

Library and Learning Services are committed to providing a high quality customer service.

Be part of the Student Success, Teaching and Research Excellence event on Wednesday 9th November, 11am - 2pm in the Kimberlin Library

Campus IT Service Outage Saturday 6th August 2016 – reduced Library services on and off campus

Financial Year Rollover - normal service interrupted on Thursday

Interruption for library web site (and some other services) expected on Wednesday the 3rd of August 20:00 - 21:00

Friday morning service interruption

Interruption expected to streamed TV recording service on Tuesday 24th May around 10:00.

Eric Wood Learning Zone opening hours extended to midnight until further notice

Kimberlin library early morning closure: Wednesday 23rd March

Library proxy service upgrade - Tuesday 15th March 08:30

Help Us Improve the Library Website!

Sign-in to Library Resources at risk 12:30 - 13:00 today

Can’t find the book you’re looking for?

Interruptions expected to Library Single Sign On on Tuesday 8th December, for about 5 minutes between 8:30AM and 9AM and a website re-boot scheduled for 10AM Wednesday 9th December.

LLS Service Standards

Lending interruption expected early friday morning.

Limited lending services

Library telephone service at risk early Wednesday evening.

#YourLibrary – Thousands more eBooks at your fingertips

Interruption to library login service on Tuesday morning

Library website 'at risk' Tuesday 2nd December

Brief interruption to Library Search on Tuesday 11th November

Upgrade to login service: downtime expected

De Montfort University Library website unavailable this week-end

Your Library needs YOU

Library catalogue upgrade to take place at 09:00 on Friday

“We listened!” In response to requests for more weekend revision space, Kimberlin Library will be open 24 hours across the May Bank Holiday weekend for study.

SmartSpaces Awareness Week – Monday 3rd to Friday 7th March

Single Sign On problems fixed

What is SmartSpaces all about?

DMU Archive closed on 11th December

Help shape the future of Library and Learning Services 25th November – 18th December 2013

Box of Broadcasts (BoB) closure 13th-23rd December 2013

Service interruption – 5.30pm Tues 17th Sept to 10am Weds 18th Sept

At risk period to services 7th - 9th September

Feedback Friday results

RefWorks

Interruption to library lending services and library catalogue: 8:45am-9:45am Tuesday 12th Feb

Feedback Friday results

Early closing this Friday evening

Printing downtime Wednesday 9/1/2013

New look library web pages

University IT systems outage on Friday 14th December from 19:00 - 21:00

DMU print and copy system - at risk period 11th November 2012

DMU Library & Learning Services presents "DMU Library Online 2012"

The Greenhouse open longer hours for 2012-13

New printing and copying facilities in the library

Staff Loans – Renewal Reminder

Eric Wood will be open from 10am-6pm on Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th May

Frontrunner for CLaSS

Green Impact Success

Interruption to library lending services and library catalogue: 8am-9am Wednesday 30th May

#royalDMU streamed recordings

Availability of printers on 29th March 2012

Library emails in your spam folder

National Libraries Day – make a difference donating your old books in the Kimberlin Library

Scopus not displaying properly in IE9?

Improved networking in the Kimberlin Library

Printing interruption, Friday 9th December 10:00

Still time to complete the 2011 Library and Learning Services Survey

Library and Learning Services Survey 2011 launched

Printing issues in the library – an update

eResources Roadshow 2011

Events to Celebrate National Poetry Day Thursday October 6th

The Greenhouse learning space opens 3rd October

Coming soon ... Kimberlin Library tours for Nursing students

Kimberlin Opening Hours - extension to Summer Vacation hours

Service interruption, Thursday 28th July

Reservations are changing at Charles Frears!

Athens is changing.

Important Changes to Summer Borrowing

Library survey results now available

Opening hours and electronic services, 6th-10th June 2011

Issues with open access computers in the library resolved

Calling all first year students!

De Montfort Open Research Archive (DORA) Focus Groups

New full-text e-resources accessible from DMU Library Services

Library funding bids successful with the JISC - Projects EXPLORER and Library Impact Data

Exhibition – Edwin Morgan, Concrete Poetry and Fluxus

Kimberlin Library closed this weekend

Library survey extended.

The Library Services Survey 2010 launched.

Library Open Access Computing Facilities at Risk 6 & 7 November

DMU Library eResources Roadshow

New compact shelving and Journals Collection opens Monday 4th October

Changes to open access computing and laptops in the library.

October 1st is #followalibrary day on Twitter.

Library Services successful in 2 JISC/HEA bids

Library Induction Tours

Disruption to Library Services, Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th September

Disruption to Library Services Weds 8th September

Changes are being made to the library open access computing service

Kimberlin Library celebrates the dresses that brightened up post-war Britain.

Library offers exam techniques guidance.

Improve your writing with the DMU Writing Quiz!

Additional Silent Revision Space - Kimberlin

Easter Vacation Opening

Be able to evaluate the quality of information found within the context of your assignment.

Library Twitter - follow us

New Law Library - update

Induction to the library

Library Induction Tours

Grand Prize Draw

Guided tours of Library Services IT provision

Disruption to services in the library 19-20 September.

Suspension of IT based services 19 and 20th September

New Law Library and move to Hugh Aston building

'Library Loos' News

To everyone at DMU who took part in the world's largest survey on e-books - Thank you!

At risk period for online library services, open access PCs and printing, 29th May 2009

Exam papers for 2008 and previous 2 years are available to view on ExamNet.

DMU Network Outage Tuesday 14th April 09:00 - 14:00

Research students, postgraduates and staff on sabbatical now eligible for postal book loans and photocopying services

Changes to our Access Policy from 1st April 2009

JISC national e-books observatory project – exit survey now available!

Self Collection of Reservations - 24 hour availability

New Fine Rates - avoid them by keeping your loans in date

Don't forget to renew your loans! New additional email reminders

Eric Wood Learning Zone is now Open.

A happy Christmas and successful New Year to all library users.

Christmas opening at Kimberlin Library

Christmas opening at the Law Library

Christmas opening at Charles Frears Library

Eric Wood Learning Zone coming soon

Meet the managers

It is easy to reset the password to your Athens account

First Assignment Week - Supporting your learning

Inter Library Loans to your Desktop!

Library's grand annual Prize Draw

Library Tours

'\'Kimberlin Library Opening Hours Extended for 2009\''

Changes to the way you login to databases

E-Book Survey - Amazon Vouchers to be Won

Finding academic papers mentioned in blogs with a Firefox add-on.

LIBLearn is here!