Latest News @ the RAU Library

Queen Elizabeth II visits to RAC/RAU

On 6 February 2022, Elizabeth II became the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee, marking 70 years of service to the people of the United Kingdom, and the … Continue reading

May 23, 2022 · Leave a comment

Library Opening Hours: Summer Vacation 2022

From Monday 23rd May the Library opening hours will be changing. The RAU Library will be open from 9am-5pm weekdays and we will be closed on weekends. Please see details below: Don’t … Continue reading

May 16, 2022 · Leave a comment

RAC/RAU May Balls through the decades

May Ball is the pinnacle of the social calendar in the Cotswolds. It is held in the magnificent grounds of the Royal Agricultural University in Cirencester. During the pandemic, it … Continue reading

May 2, 2022 · Leave a comment

Happy Easter Wishes for 2022

Easter is just around the corner – just 1 week away! The Library will remain open during the break – other than Easter closure days Friday 15th April Monday 18th April … Continue reading

April 7, 2022 · Leave a comment

CV and Job Search Resources on Library Display!

Looking for a job? Not sure where to start? Which job would you like to land after your studies?  The RAU Library is a great place to get ahead in … Continue reading

March 25, 2022 · Leave a comment

Library Opening Hours: Easter Vacation 2022

Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you need help.  If you are unable to do so in person then please use: Telephone:                 01285 889875 (Helpdesk).  If you don’t get a reply … Continue reading

March 25, 2022 · Leave a comment

Maria Sibylla Merian: A Woman of Science and Art

 “Art and nature shall always be wrestling until they eventually conquer one another so that the victory is the same stroke and line: that which is conquered, conquers at the … Continue reading

March 8, 2022 · Leave a comment

RAU Library now on Instagram!

For those of you who use Instagram, feel free to ‘like’ the page in order to spread the word. We’ve just done a few posts, but in future it … Continue reading

February 24, 2022 · Leave a comment

Good news! E-dissertations available on and off-campus…

Digital access is at the heart of the library’s vision as it allows the library to connect with our students beyond the physical building.  We are therefore very pleased that … Continue reading

January 14, 2022 · Leave a comment


Quote of the Moment

“Libraries aren’t just for books. They’re often spaces that transform into what you need them to be: a classroom, a cyber café, a place to find answers, a quiet spot to be alone. It’s actually kind of magical. This week, we have stories of people who roam the stacks and find unexpected things that just happen to be exactly what they required”

The Room of Requirement


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