Friday Festival #3 – Glasto @ 50

This weekend Glastonbury Festival would have been celebrating 50 years of baking sunshine, torrential rain, shorts and wellies, music and mindfulness.   We know this doesn’t make up for it but here are our recommendations to help you celebrate this weekend, wherever you are and whatever the weather! So dig out your tent, or build … Continue reading “Friday Festival #3 – Glasto @ 50”

Fun Festival #2 – Make Music Day

If you followed our first festival post last Friday and were inspired by the Isle of Wight highlights then you don’t want to miss Festival #2 – Make Music Day which is online this Sunday.   There are lots of opportunities to create and perform, or just watch.  Get creative with workshops like ‘Bash the … Continue reading “Fun Festival #2 – Make Music Day”

Friday Festival #1 – Isle of Wight

We said we would bring you some festivals over the summer … so here is our first recommendation. The Isle of Wight music festival was scheduled for this weekend.  Although the live event has been cancelled there are a couple of ways you can enjoy a virtual festival from the comfort of your own home … Continue reading “Friday Festival #1 – Isle of Wight”

Fun Friday Finish – don’t fly solo!

Great poster from the American Library Assocition’s i love libraries blog. Don’t forget that your academic library teams are still here to help over the summer.  There are lots of ways to contact us if you have questions and you can book online tutorials to help you find the best resources.  More information and links … Continue reading “Fun Friday Finish – don’t fly solo!”

Fun Friday Finish

This week we’re linking to a recent Guardian blog post about the contents of celebrity bookshelves.  Now that more people are photographed in their home office or video link from their kitchen, what do their book choices tell us? Guardian: famous people and their bookshelves The good news is that you have free online access … Continue reading “Fun Friday Finish”