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Posts from the ‘Your Library Life’ Category

The postgraduate journey: staying on track

There’s so much to the postgraduate journey that often it feels like you’d need a map to navigate it… so we’ve made one. Here’s what the Library has coming up to help you stay on track, complete with its very own PG tube map…

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On Track: the 4 stages of writing a Masters dissertation

Just like the weather we experience at this time of the year in the UK, this phase of the academic calendar can be both enjoyable and frustrating for Masters students…By Ide Haghi

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Study buddies: why you should study with friends

Find yourself easily distracted when studying on your own? Maybe group studying can help you actually crack on…

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How to study effectively when you aren’t in the Library

Home for the holidays? No longer able to study in the Library or your usual spot? Here are some tips to help you create a pop-up study haven…

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11 inspiring quotes from remarkable women to help with your study

Today is International Women’s Day so we’ve gathered together 11 inspiring quotes, all from extraordinary women to help you with your study (and life in general)…

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Are you in a relationship… with the Library?

I don’t need to tell you that today is Valentine’s Day. The countless Facebook posts and Instagram photos make this knowledge unavoidable. But for many, the day isn’t spent being bombarded with roses or attempting to cook calzone for paramours. It is spent with your truest love: the Library.  

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If students were animals… which would you be? Library tips for each type of student

Welcome to the Zoo. We know the Library can feel like a menagerie, but have you ever thought about the fascinating variety of species to which it plays host?

...by Carina Hart

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So it’s term 2 and you haven’t used the Library yet

What is that ominous building? Y’know, the one which smells like fry-ups in the mornings. Unsure? Well let me tell you…

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Ground Control to Major Tom, exams are nearing but there’s something wrong

It’s been a year since Bowie’s passing yet his words are eternal. Let’s revisit this post where we used Bowie’s wisdom to show you how to survive your January exams… 

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So this is Christmas …and what have you done?

Christmas is typically a time for spending time with loved ones, watching Christmas specials on TV and stealing all the green triangles from the Quality Street tin before anyone else gets a look in. Not so typically, it’s also a time for study, essays and revision. Here’s how to overcome the obstacles of the holidays

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