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Find out what is going on in the Main Library, Martyrs, JF Allen, the King James and St Mary’s College Libraries. News, services, resources, spaces and events will all be covered in the posts below. For opening times and full information about the Library, please check our webpages.

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Study space update week beginning 10 May

Students working socially distanced in Main Library Updates for this week Drop-in study spaces are available across several University buildings. Some buildings are being used for exams, so please do check the webpage…

Students sitting at tables in the Main Library. They wear face masks and are socially distant

Study space update week beginning 3 May

Students working socially distanced in Main Library Updates for this week More students are now able to access study spaces. The increase in available sessions, going from 3,911 to 5,919 each week, has meant 302 more…

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Study space update week beginning 26 April

Students working socially distanced in Main Library Updates for this week Drop-in study spaces are now available across several University buildings. The Main Library’s levels 3 and 4 are open for bookable study…

Study space update week beginning 19 April

Students working socially distanced in Martyrs Kirk Updates for this week All postgraduate students can now book study space sessions in the Old Burgh School (this space, which provides 420 sessions each week, was…

Student in main library wearing face covering and sitting at assigned study desk.

Study space update week beginning 12 April

Student working socially distanced on level 2 of the Main Library Updates for this week We are delighted that more people have been turning up for their booked slots. Less than a quarter of seats were left empty this…

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Library support for Postgraduates

Are you a Postgraduate researching over summer or writing up your dissertation? Are you working away from St Andrews? The Library has put together services and information to help you. Take a look at our guide which…

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Study space update week beginning 5 April

Students working socially distanced on level 2 of the Main Library Updates for this week The Main Library level two opened on Monday 5th April. We are very happy to welcome you back! This will provide an additional 166…

Students sitting at a table, socially distanced and wearing face coverings

Study space update week beginning 29 March

Students working socially distanced on level 2 of the Main Library Updates for this week The Main Library level two will open on Monday 5th April. We are looking forward to welcoming you back and happy to say that this…

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Study space update week beginning 22 March

Student working in the Arts Building Updates for this week One day advance booking (rather than seven days) will be applied to the Arts Building this week. There were a large number of no-shows in the Arts Building.…

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