News & Events
To access go to https://www.aber.ac.uk/en/past-papers/ and choose the module from your department list.
Past papers are available for most modules for the past 5 years. You will be asked to login with your AU username and password to view. If the past paper you want to view is not there, it is because your department has not made it available to view online.
19/04/2018The latest version of Java (Java 8 update 171) is currently incompatible with AStRA. Please do not apply the latest version until this has been resolved.
30/03/2018The final examination timetable for semester two is available on the timetabling web site: https://www.aber.ac.uk/en/timetable/exam-timetable/
Following feedback from library users during exam periods, and the exceptionally high demand on space, use of the Hugh Owen Library in the run up to and during the May exam period (Monday 16th April to Saturday 2nd June) is restricted to Aber Card holders only. More information is available on our website: http://www.aber.ac.uk/en/is/library/hughowen/
Here are some tips on how to avoid library fines whether on or off campus online and offline:
- Set up calendar reminders
- Return or renew your loans on time
- Keep track of your loans by logging into Primo to view your Library account
- Check your University emails regularly for Library messages
More information: https://www.aber.ac.uk/en/is/library-services/fines/
On Bank Holiday Mondays, 7th and 28th May, the libraries will be open with a limited staffed service (as offered weekends and evenings) in the Hugh Owen and Thomas Parry libraries.
- Hugh Owen Library: Monday 7th & 28th May 24/7 as usual
- Thomas Parry Library: Monday 7th & 28th May 7:00-22:00
- Physical Sciences Library: Monday 7th & 28th May 8:30-19:30
Further information http://www.aber.ac.uk/en/is/opening-hours/
12/04/2018The next Academy Forum will be held on the 25th April (14.10-15:00) with a session exploring students’ digital experiences and expectations. Staff and students are welcome to attend. Click here to book your place. Email email@example.com for further information.
To accommodate a large online exam, Information Services will be temporarily closing the Hugh Owen Library EL6 computer room on Thursday 31st May 2018.
Computers will be available to students in the following locations:
- Level F Hugh Owen Library (main floor and Tom Lloyd silent study suite)
- Level E Hugh Owen Library (group study area and Iris de Freitas Room)
- Level D Hugh Owen Library
- Physical Sciences Library
- Students' Union
- Cledwyn, Llandinam, Penbryn 5 and Physical Sciences buildings
- Rosser and Pentre Jane Morgan
- Old College and Llanbadarn Campus
To see the numbers of computers available in each location, take a look at: www.aber.ac.uk/en/is/computers/rooms/availability/
We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
To celebrate World Book Day on the 1 March, Information Services will be holding an Englyn competition, with free books for the winners. You can also tweet us your best englynion using #aberenglyn, or write them along with your Aber username on the pink forms you see on Level D Hugh Owen Library and in the Thomas Parry Library and put them in a suggestion box. Closing date for entries is 23 April. The winners will be announced on 24 April.
Blackboard will be unavailable for use between Tuesday 3rd July and Thursday 5th July 2018 for annual summer maintenance work. During this time, Panopto and Turnitin will also be unavailable.
19/03/2018Staff, postgraduate teaching assistants, and students are invited to submit proposals for the 6th Annual Aberystwyth University Learning and Teaching Conference held 11th-13th September 2018. Submit and view the call for proposals here. If you have any queries, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
28/06/2017A 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.
Information Services, Aberystwyth University, Hugh Owen Library, Penglais, Aberystwyth, SY23 3DZ
Tel: 01970 62 2400 Email: email@example.com