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Level F Hugh Owen is Now Open AgainLevel F Hugh Owen is Now Open Again

17/08/2018

The collections that were housed in the Thomas Parry Library have now all been relocated to the Hugh Owen Library.

All collections and services are available from the Hugh Owen Library

If you have any questions or comments please contact Information Services

Replacement of PSV computers - Summer 2018Replacement of PSV computers - Summer 2018

18/07/2018

Information Services will be replacing the computers in all centrally timetabled teaching rooms, computer rooms and libraries during the summer vacation 2018.

For more information please see: https://faqs.aber.ac.uk/2664

Information Services: library loans over the summer vacationInformation Services: library loans over the summer vacation

14/05/2018

Information Services wishes everyone an enjoyable summer vacation. Details on borrowing from the library over the summer can be found below:

  • Standard Loan: From Monday, 21st May 2018 until Friday, 28th September 2018
  • Three Day Loan: From Wednesday, 30th May 2018 until Friday, 28th September 2018
  • Short Loan: Usual loan periods apply

For library opening times over summer, please check the libraries' webpages: http://www.aber.ac.uk/en/is/opening-hours/

How to access AU e-resources on and off-campus?How to access AU e-resources on and off-campus?

13/06/2018

Most AU e-resources and e-journals can be accessed on-campus, or off-campus using VPN, without the need for a password. Access requirements for each resource are given in our ElecInfo A-Z list, E-journals @Aber and Primo.

  • Using Aber VPN - Recommended for off-campus access - Use VPN to become part of the campus network, without being physically connected to it.
  • Using Federated Access Management, Shibboleth and Institutional Access - required by some resources, or when using Primo.
  • Resource-specific username and password list - for resources that require a specific username/password.

More information available at: Working Off-Campus

Information Services including all libraries will be closed on August bank holiday Monday 2018Information Services including all libraries will be closed on August bank holiday Monday 2018

30/07/2018

Information Services including all libraries will close at 5.30pm on Friday 24th August and will reopen at 8.30am on Tuesday 28th August. During this time The Lounge @ Rosser, The Lounge @ PJM and Joseph Parry Computer Room will remain available for users with an Aber Card to swipe into.

Supplementary (Summer Resit) Examination TimetableSupplementary (Summer Resit) Examination Timetable

03/08/2018

The supplementary examination timetable is available on the timetabling web site: https://www.aber.ac.uk/en/timetable/exam-timetable/

Please note that, unless otherwise stated on the timetable, online examinations will be held in Cledwyn G24.

For further guidance regarding examinations, you may wish to contact your departmental examination officer: https://www.aber.ac.uk/en/timetable/exam-officers/

Book now! AU Learning & Teaching ConferenceBook now! AU Learning & Teaching Conference

10/07/2018

You can now register for the sixth annual Learning and Teaching Conference. This year’s Learning and Teaching conference has the theme Stepping up Students’ Learning and will be taking place between Tuesday 11th and Thursday 13th September 2018. A draft copy of the programme is available here.

Summer Vacation Opening Hours 2018Summer Vacation Opening Hours 2018

14/05/2018

Information Services wishes everyone an enjoyable break.

Information Services will operate vacation opening hours from Sunday 3rd June until Friday 21st September 2018:

Hugh Owen Library

  • The Hugh Owen Library will close at 6pm on Saturday 2nd June and will be open Monday to Friday 08:30 – 17:30 during the summer vacation
  • The Hugh Owen Library will be open from 10am to 6pm every weekend in September, and until 10pm on weekdays from 3rd September

Thomas Parry Library

  • The Thomas Parry Library will close at 6pm on Saturday 2nd June and will be open Monday to Friday 08:30 – 17:30 during the summer vacation
  • The Thomas Parry Library will be closed from 5:30pm on Friday 10th August onwards

Physical Sciences Library

  • The Physical Sciences Library is open Monday to Friday 08:30 – 17:30 during the summer vacation

Every library will be closed on Monday, the 27th August which is a Bank Holiday. 

Full details on library opening times can be found on our website. Computer room opening hours over the summer vacation are available here.

ICT Service disruption on Tuesday morningsICT Service disruption on Tuesday mornings

04/06/2018

A reminder that Information Services carries out essential maintenance on the University’s ICT services on Tuesday mornings. Access to all services, including email and web access, must be considered "At Risk" between 7am and 10am. Further information at: https://faqs.aber.ac.uk/94 We apologise for any inconvenience.