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Library Opening Hours – Summer Vacation


June 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

Miltonian Guild visit

The Royal Agricultural University and the Library welcomed the Miltonian Guild group (13 visitors) on Thursday 17 May. The aim of the group’s visit was to find out information about … Continue reading

May 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

Top 10 Exam tips!

Do you want to make your life less stressful during the exam period? To help you prepare for your summer exams, RAU library has 10 valuable tips for you. Take … Continue reading

May 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

The RAC/RAU during WWI (1914-1918)

The new Archives display for the 2nd semester is dedicated to the RAC/RAU during WWI (1914-1918). From 1914 to 1922 the Royal Agricultural College closed its usual business and the … Continue reading

April 30, 2018 · Leave a comment

Hartpury College library staff visit the RAU Library

On Thursday 19th of April, eight library staff from Hartpury College visited our library as part of their staff development programme.  Hartpury College specialises in animal, equine, sport and land-based degrees … Continue reading

April 24, 2018 · Leave a comment

RAU library hosts “Metamorphoses” exhibition

A “mini” exhibition of sculpture by artist and current RAU employee Hannah Mathison entitled “Metamorphoses” opened at the RAU Library on Monday 16th April. Hannah gained her fist class honours … Continue reading

April 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

Focus on …Organic Farming for Safe Food: Library display

It is vitally important that we can continue to say, with absolute conviction, that organic farming delivers the highest quality, best-tasting food, produced without artificial chemicals or genetic modification, and … Continue reading

April 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

Student Digital Experience Tracker: join the survey

The Student Digital Experience Tracker is run by Jisc. Last year 74 UK institutions participated (there were 22,593 student responses) and the results allowed Jisc to benchmark areas and share themes and trends … Continue reading

April 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

Happy Easter!

Easter is getting close and the weekend of chocolatey goodness will soon be upon us! If you are intending to visit the Library and work over Easter, please make sure … Continue reading

March 27, 2018 · Leave a comment



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