University of Glasgow :: Library news The University of Glasgow, Scotland, UK. The mission of the University is to be a major research-led university operating in an international context with the following fundamental aims: * to provide education through the development of learning in a research environmen * to undertake fundamental, strategic and applied research * to make a major contribution to local, regional, national and international communities through widening access and through working in partnership to support economic regeneration * to sustain and add value to Scottish culture, to the natural environment and to the national economy. en-gb Copyright: (C) The University of Glasgow, see for more information New Service: Secure Electronic Delivery via FileOpen The Secure Electronic Delivery service via FileOpen offers articles supplied by the British Library to be sent directly to your email address. These articles are supplied faster than postal photocopies and are accessible to you anywhere via a link from your email. Thu, 09 Jun 2011 08:06:00 GMT The café service on Level 3 & 4 will be closed on 17th & 22nd June. Please note due to conferences taking place on Friday 17th June and Wednesday 22nd June, Level 3 Cafe area and Level 4 annexe will be closed. Mon, 06 Jun 2011 08:48:00 GMT New Books in the Library Selection of books recently received by the Library & currently on display on Level 3 Main Library Mon, 20 Jun 2011 09:00:00 GMT LibQual Prize winners 2011 Congratulations to Kayleigh, Gordon & Stacey, the winners of £50 gift tokens donated by John Smith’s Bookshop. Fri, 13 May 2011 11:10:00 GMT Changes to Library access for students from other institutions Following feedback from Glasgow students and staff about the pressure on study spaces at exam time and other peak times of year, we are introducing new access arrangements for students from other universities and colleges. Tue, 29 Mar 2011 09:40:00 GMT Instant message us on Meebo! From today you can ask us a question via our Meebo instant messaging service. We will be online Mon - Frid 10am - 12 noon and 2pm - 4pm. Fri, 01 Apr 2011 11:55:00 GMT Win a £20 Amazon Voucher! Win a £20 Amazon Voucher! Take part in our short survey about your mobile phone use. Thu, 03 Mar 2011 08:32:00 GMT Red, Amber, Green: Find the study space that’s right for you We’ve listened to your comments and suggestions about the different ways you study and how you use the Library. As a result, in consultation with the SRC, we’re introducing a new way of zoning study areas in the building. Wed, 22 Sep 2010 08:04:00 GMT Library café service reopens on Monday 10 January The "Food in Focus" Library café service reopens on Monday 10 January. Selling hot drinks and snacks, the café on level 3 will be open from Monday-Thursday 12:00-20:00 and Friday-Sunday 12:00-17:00. Fri, 24 Sep 2010 07:40:00 GMT Welcome to the Library New to the Library? Our short video gives you information on what you need to know for your first few visits. Thu, 16 Sep 2010 11:59:00 GMT Update on level 3 There has been a delay in the major refurbishment of Level 3 but an upgrade of the area is currently taking place with a planned reopening in late September 2010. <br> The Library would like to apologise for any inconvenience to students/staff. Thu, 26 Aug 2010 09:05:00 GMT The café service on Level 3 is now closed until early October. The café service on Level 3 is now closed until early October. However, a range of hot and cold drinks, savoury snacks, sweets and cakes can be bought from the vending machines which are available during Library opening hours. Tue, 15 Jun 2010 09:11:00 GMT