Tag: Northampton Square Library

24/7 opening at Business and Northampton Square Libraries

"24/7" written in neon colours.

The Business Library will be open 24 hours a day, seven days a week during the summer exam period, from Monday 8th April to Friday 3rd May, 2024. The Northampton Square Library will be open 24 hours a day, seven days a week from Monday 22nd April to Friday 31st May, 2024. Library staff will…Continue Reading 24/7 opening at Business and Northampton Square Libraries

24/7 opening of Northampton Square Library in January

The Northampton Square Library will be open 24 hours a day, seven days a week during the January exam period, from Monday 8th January to Friday 26th January, 2024. Library staff will be available at Help Desks and roving around as usual, with a security team in place overnight. Detailed opening hours can be found…Continue Reading 24/7 opening of Northampton Square Library in January

Christmas and New Year opening hours

GIF of College Building and snow falling in black & white.

The Northampton Square Library will be open from 10am to 6pm on Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd December and between Wednesday 27th and Sunday 31st December. The Library will close for New Year’s Day and then be open again on Tuesday 2nd January 2023, 8.30am to midnight. Security staff will be on duty and yule be…Continue Reading Christmas and New Year opening hours

Islamophobia Awareness Month 2023

A book display for Islamophobia Awareness Month.

This month we are supporting Islamophobia Awareness Month, a campaign aiming to showcase the positive contributions of Muslims and raise awareness of Islamophobia in modern society. The goal of this year’s campaign is to connect people from diverse backgrounds through the transformative power of storytelling. Join the conversation using the official hashtag #MuslimStories. Our new…Continue Reading Islamophobia Awareness Month 2023

Level 6 has reopened

Sunlight beaming across study desks and chairs on Level 6 of Northampton Square Library, with the PC room in the background.

Good news! Level 6 of the Northampton Square Library is open again following building and maintenance work over the summer.   New windows have been installed across Levels 5 and 6, and along with the replacement radiators also put in throughout the Library, this represents the latest set of works aimed at improving your study…Continue Reading Level 6 has reopened

Summer building works – closure of Levels 5 and 6

Northampton Square in summer

This summer building works are being carried out to replace windows on Levels 5 and 6 of the Northampton Square Library. Silent study Levels 5 and 6 of Northampton Square Library will be closed from Monday 17th July.  The rest of the library will be open with silent study on Level 4, quiet study on…Continue Reading Summer building works – closure of Levels 5 and 6

Banned Books

If you’ve visited the library at Northampton Square recently, you may have noticed our new display of banned books. Throughout history, books have been burned, withdrawn, suppressed, and censored by organisations such as governments and religious institutions. Just last year, the American Library Association documented over 1,200 challenges to books held in libraries and schools,…Continue Reading Banned Books

Northampton Square Library closure on 17th June

Desks in the Law library

Northampton Square Library will be closed all day on Saturday 17th June. This is to allow the safe removal of surplus telecommunications equipment on the roof of the University Building, which requires a crane lift. Alternative study spaces can be found in Law Library and Business Library: https://libraryservices.city.ac.uk/about/opening-times    …Continue Reading Northampton Square Library closure on 17th June

Take a Break book displays

Bookshelves containing book displays for Travel through time, wellbeing and study skills.

As part of our #TakeABreak campaign to support you through the busy and sometimes stressful exam period, we have created some book displays with resources designed to help you. Our displays focus on three key areas to help you achieve your best results, read more about each display below. Take a Break – Travel through…Continue Reading Take a Break book displays

Library Loves Loaning Laptops

A hand reaching for a laptop and removing it from a cabinet.

Library Services are excited to announce that a laptop loan service for undergraduate students is now available from the Northampton Square Library, thanks to special funding from City’s undergraduate student hardship and widening participation programme….Continue Reading Library Loves Loaning Laptops