Friday, December 2, 2016

On the 2nd day of Christmas

On the second day of Christmas the Library gave to me … two Library sites free for me to use.

Thursday, December 1, 2016

On the first day of Christmas

On the first day of Christmas the Library gave to me…one Library Search to find all the resources I need!

Monday, November 28, 2016

Proposed withdrawal of library stock

A list of items currently being considered for withdrawal is now available at
The final date for comments and requests is 8th January 2017.

Thursday, November 24, 2016

The Library has re-opened.

Due to unforeseen circumstances, 24 hour opening at Campus Library was suspended from 10pm on 24 November.  It was and re-opened by 8.00am on 25 November.  Our apologies for any inconvenience this may have caused.

Resources for Researchers

Finding the time to look for quality information as a researcher isn’t always easy, which is why we’ve highlighted a number of key resources for you. From subscription databases and journal collections to Open Access repositories; setting-up alerts and RSS feeds to deliver information from key journals straight to your in-box; or finding places where you can share your research, reach global audiences, and increase your research impact factor – our Information for Researchers page will help you save time navigating a world of information.

If you need one-to-one support in using our resources for your research, please contact either Scott McGowan (Tel: 01782 734506 or E-mail: or Scott Chesworth (Tel: 01782 734510 or E-mail: – your Research Support Librarians.

We look forward to hearing from you soon.

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

New card readers on self-service machines

After unfortunate supply delays the new Keele card readers have been installed onto our self-service machines in the Campus Library and the Health Library. Just place your card next to the card reader for a couple of seconds in the same way as you do when buying a coffee in the SU!

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Fire Alarm Testing

Saturday 29th October 2016

Estates will be testing fire alarm sounders in various areas of the Library from about 7 a.m. on Saturday morning.


We apologise for any disruption this essential maintenance may cause