Library Champions

The Library and the Students' Union created the Library Champions initiative to help you get more from your library.

Your Library Champion works closely with your Academic Support Librarian to represent you. They can order library books for you, raise issues you might be having with the Library, take forward suggestions for improving and developing library services, and make sure you know about new Library services and developments.


What staff think

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"If you need any book for your course, or find that the copies in the library are always booked out, your Library Champion can arrange for more to be ordered. As users of the library, you experience the library in a different way to those that manage it - you can also use your Library Champion to let them know what you think and suggest improvements."
Dr. Rachael Antwis, Lecturer in Global Ecology and Conservation, School of Environment & Life Sciences


The Library says...

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"The Library Champion initiative allows students and staff to work together to improve the Library service. It's a fantastic way of being able to have your say about the books we have in stock and gives you the opportunity to make suggestions for future library developments. Having a Library Champion also means that you will always be up-to-date with any new library services, and can get the most out of your library!"
Tracy Breheny, Academic Support Librarian


Who is my Library Champion?

A full list of Library Champions for 2018/19 is available from the Students' Union website.

If your School Rep has not yet been appointed, you can still recommend resources for us to purchase, and make suggestions and get information about us by contacting your dedicated Academic Support Librarian.