So the long vacation has finally arrived! If you want to take a break from studying, why not discover what else the Library has to offer over the summer?
Whether you are venturing near or far you may find our collection of print and digital maps helpful. We have Ordnance Survey and road maps for much of the UK, as well as some tourist maps for Europe. The Maps Collection can be found of the 2nd Floor of the Library – for any help in finding or using the Maps Collection, have a look at our Maps guide.
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If you are going abroad on holiday, why not have a look at our Language resources to pick up some key phrases before you go. We have books on Spanish, French, German, Italian, Arabic, Mandarin and many other languages.
Take a break from course reading and explore our selection of fiction – great for lazy days or long journeys. We have modern and classic novels waiting to be discovered on our catalogue. Or if you’d prefer to browse literature can be found on the 3rd floor at the following shelf-marks:
English fiction: 823; American fiction: 813; French fiction: 843; Spanish fiction: 863; Italian fiction: 853; German fiction: 833
Explore our selection of CDs to get that perfect summer playlist. From Bach to The Beatles and Puccini to Public Enemy our collection has something for everyone. You can find music you love or discover something new on the 3rd Floor.
Learn something new…
Don’t forget that Library staff are around all summer for any questions or advice. You can contact us via email, phone or social media.
This is one of a series of tips to help save you time and effort finding or using information
This tip was written by Amy Rippon, Trainee Liaison Librarian for Education and MLES.