Focus 57

ISSN 1745-5790 (online)

ISSN 1745-5782 (print)

The list of contents for SCONUL Focus 57 can be found below. Each article is in PDF format.

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New and refurbished library buildings

Library refurbishment
Martin Myhill

Realising the vision: building the Sir Duncan Rice Library at Aberdeen
Chris Banks

A new vision for a traditional library space
Jean Scott, Toni Kelly

Alan Gilbert Learning Commons University of Manchester
Rosie Jones

Taking a dip into law at City University London
Derek Mackenzie, Emily Allbon

The David Wilson Library, University of Leicester
Christine Fyfe

Robert Gordon University Library on schedule for 2013 completion
Michelle Anderson

Student attitudes towards intellectual property – and what this means for libraries
Sarah McNicol

A positive library experience for international students?
Alison Lahlafi, Stephanie Allen, Stephen Bull

Mobile library services for distance learning students
Keren Mills

Championing the library: involving students in development, advocacy and stock selection
Caroline Gale

Review, revise, re-implement
Simon Speight, Ben Taylorson

How can libraries dispose of unwanted stock?
Lys Ann Reiners

WIT Books for Africa Project – 10 years a-growing…
Nora Hegarty, Therese O’Neill

Gladstone’s Library
Maxine Melling

Supercharging your CPD with CPD23
Jo Alcock, Niamh Tumelty

Focus on volunteering
Lucy Woolhouse and Catherine McCarthy

News from member libraries

SCONUL Winter Conference
Lys Ann Reiners and Valerie Stevenson

University libraries and space in the digital world
Reviewed by Valerie Stevenson