All News tagged with 'access'

FINDit Disruption

April 17, 2018

We are currently experiencing disruption in our FINDit service.

Libraries closed today - Treforest and Glyntaff

March 18, 2018

The snow is affecting the ability of staff to travel in to Treforest and Glyntaff campuses, so all non-essential services such as the sport centre and libraries are closed today, Sunday March 18.

FINDit - Technical problem

November 14, 2017

We are currently experiencing intermittent technical problems with FINDit. The fault has been reported.

Cardiff Library

January 12, 2017

Extended Weekend Opening Hours at Cardiff Library

BoB Update

December 15, 2016

BoB On Demand TV have increased their functionality and implemented a new embed code function.

August Bank Holiday Closures

August 15, 2016

All Libraries are closed Bank Holiday Monday 29th of August. 24 hour PC access will be available in the Treforest Library.

BoB Upgrade

August 4, 2016

Box of Broadcasts – Online TV & Radio player

Caerleon Campus Closure

July 7, 2016

In line with the university’s campus realignment strategy, the library on the Caerleon campus will close at 4.30pm on Friday the 15th of July.

USW website - scheduled maintenance

March 1, 2016

Essential maintenance on the USW website will take place from 14.00 – 16.00 on Wednesday March 2nd which may affect access to Unilife and student email.

Self Service Only

July 21, 2015

Library Services are implementing a new library system over the next few weeks.

As part of this staff are participating in training workshops.

We aim to keep disruption to services to a minimum, but ask customers to understand the importance of training Library staff during this time.

All our libraries will remain open and will offer self-service during these times.

Disruption to Library services Monday 16th December

December 12, 2013

Due to a major system upgrade, all library services at the Cardiff, Glyntaff and Treforest campuses are likely to be disrupted between 8am and 2pm on Monday 16th December and will run at risk for the rest of day.

Fetch and Carry Service Update

September 19, 2013

Fetch & Carry Service

The majority of books are now back on the shelves. Unfortunately due to the ongoing refurbishment work in the Treforest library a small selection of Engineering and Business books remain off limits to students and staff.

We expect them to be freely available by the end of October.
(Edited 14th October 2013 to amend the timescale)

'Fetch and Carry' service for books at Treforest

August 23, 2013

Due to the ongoing refurbishment work, books in the Treforest Library will only be available via a 24 hour 'Fetch and Carry’ service. The service will operate until the beginning of the Autumn term.

You can select and reserve books via the library catalogue or fill in a form at the Information and Service Desk. Your items will then be available for collection from the Treforest Library up to 24 hours after you have made the reservation/request.

Cardiff ATRiuM Library open until 9pm next week

April 5, 2013

Cardiff ATRiuM Library will now open until 9pm from Monday 8th April until Friday 12th April.There will be a staffed service between the hours of 9am to 5pm (4.30pm on Friday).

Access to Compendex

August 10, 2012

We are currently experiencing problems providing access to the Compendex database in FINDit.