Here you will find the latest news about services, collections and facilities with the most recent news at the top.
Wednesday 20 February 2019
Develop skills, explore Yorkshire's past and create digital artefacts or installations for an exhibition.
Thursday 14 February 2019
The shortlisted ideas will pitch to win the £1,000 prize and have their idea introduced.
Friday 1 February 2019
Your reading lists are a great starting place, but when you're preparing your assignments or dissertation, you can add value by exploring our archives, rare books collection, e-resources, and the resources held at other academic libraries.
Monday 28 January 2019
Learn to code from the basics upwards at the Library and IT Services' Digital Wednesdays sessions.
Friday 25 January 2019
Join our experts to learn more about the treasures in the university collections.
Monday 21 January 2019
The Library and IT rooms get busy at this time of year. But help is available when you need to find a space.
Monday 14 January 2019
Send us your ideas for a chance to win a £1,000 prize.
Wednesday 5 December 2018
We've launched a new laptop loans service specifically for postgraduate researchers, letting you borrow a laptop for up to a month.
Monday 19 November 2018
Over the Christmas vacation, borrowing times and recall periods will be longer. The Library will be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, and New Year's Day. If you're away from the University, the SCONUL access scheme allows you to use resources at other universities.
Monday 19 November 2018
What does a partridge in a pear tree look like in the digital world? How do ten lords a’ leap to the music and where are the six geese a’ laying?
Sunday 18 November 2018
Add value to your assignments and research by exploring the unique resources, only available here at York, relating to a wide range of academic subjects, held on campus in our archives.
Monday 12 November 2018
The Library & Archives survey 2018 is now open, and runs until Sunday 2 December. Tell us how we're doing and you could win a Chromebook, Fitbit Versa, or £200 experience day.
Thursday 1 November 2018
Tell us which books you'd like us to buy for the Library between 5 and 18 November this term.
Monday 22 October 2018
International Open Access Week runs between 22 to 29 October 2018
Monday 15 October 2018
Library staff are excited to announce the arrival of a MagicTouch kiosk.
Sunday 14 October 2018
Your lecturers work with the Library to ensure that you have access to reading lists for your course. Find your lists to access a host of useful features.
Sunday 7 October 2018
Second and third year students share their top study tips so that you can get a head start!
Thursday 4 October 2018
Do you have more than ten books? Then you're a book collector! The Tony Fothergill Book Collecting Prize is your chance to tell the world about your collection. The winner will receive £500 and entry to the National Book Collecting Prize.
Wednesday 26 September 2018
The open access press founded by the universities of York, Sheffield and Leeds, has released Oysters, nightingales and cooking pots: selected poetry and prose of Tristan Corbière.
Monday 24 September 2018
Last year’s graduates generously donated lots of coursebooks for their successors - now you can come and take them home.