Autumn 2021: Skills guides and training

Digital Skills Training Want some guidance on anything from setting up your thesis in Microsoft Word to getting creative with data processing and visualisation? Check out our full list of free digital skills training (or browse SkillsForge). Resources to help you Known for its bountiful game changing tips and support, the Skills Guides have support for critical reading, referencing, web development, Google Apps and much … Continue reading Autumn 2021: Skills guides and training

Digital Collaboration 2021: call for contributions

Does digital help you solve problems, break barriers, get creative… or something else? Now, more than ever, it’s important to make the most of approaches for working, teaching and communicating together digitally. All are welcome to submit to the University’s annual Digital Collaboration conference, held in association with the White Rose University Consortium, on 7 … Continue reading Digital Collaboration 2021: call for contributions

HOW TO: Book study spaces

There are currently several hundred socially-distanced single study spaces available to book across the Library and other University buildings, the majority of which can be reserved via the Study Space Bookings Calendar. We know this is a busy time so we’re increasing the locations for individual study on an ongoing basis. Here’s what you need to … Continue reading HOW TO: Book study spaces

Library update – services during lockdown

Library services will continue during the lockdown and the main buildings on Campus West will remain open with reduced hours. Find out all the details of what you can do, where you can visit, and how you can help us all stay as safe as possible. Library update – services during lockdown

Open Access Week

International Open Access Week takes place this week and provides an opportunity to discuss and promote all aspects of open research, from preregistration, protocols and citizen science through to preprint sharing, open access publishing and open data. Check out the Library’s Open Research Practical Guide for more information on open research and consider joining the #york-open-research Slack channel where … Continue reading Open Access Week

Library Cafe now open for takeaway

From today, the Library Cafe is now open for takeaway drinks and food – though with a reduced menu and reduced opening times. It’s currently open 10am-4pm. Find out more

Reopening the Library and Archives buildings

We know that access to onsite Library services is important to you. We’re now planning how the buildings will reopen. It will be a phased return to the delivery of onsite services in order to protect the wellbeing of students and staff. Phase 1 is expected to begin on Monday 13 July. Find out more

Library resources and support for your research

The Library continues to support you during the COVID-19 outbreak. The Library now offers postgraduate students a Direct Delivery service for print-only books to your home. If your request is crucial for your work , please submit it using the purchase request form. Presentations from all last term’s research support workshops are now available on … Continue reading Library resources and support for your research