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A very warm welcome to Homerton College Library!

A very warm welcome to all our new students and to all the familiar faces that have popped in to the Library to say hello – welcome back! After the whirlwind of subject-specific inductions for Freshers, Higher Degree Inductions, as … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Library: PGCE students

A warm welcome from the Library team to all new PGCE students who have recently started their studies at Homerton. Hopefully, you are now starting to settling into the course and finding your way around the College and the Library. … Continue reading

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Meet a new member of the Library team- Rosie

I’m Rosie Austin, the new Senior Library Assistant at Homerton College library. You will be able to easily find me at the main Enquiry desk so please come and say hello or ask any question or query. I am happy … Continue reading

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Work experience

Hi, my name is Naomi! I’m a final-year student at Homerton College and I’ve just finished two weeks of work experience at Homerton library. I’ve always wondered what it would be like to work in a library (exactly how do … Continue reading

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New members of the library team – James and Alys

We are very happy to welcome two new staff members, James Brigden and Alys Butler. We have asked James to introduce himself: Hi, my name is James and I am the library’s new cataloguer. After reading Politics at university I … Continue reading

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National Libraries Week: Yiting, Karen and Alys

So far in our National Libraries Week series we’ve heard from Liz, Annie, Robin and Letty – the four regular members of staff working in the library. However we also have a small army of student helpers who take turns … Continue reading

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National Libraries Week: Letty

Hi, here is the fourth of the National Libraries Week posts. I’m Letty and I’m the part-time library assistant. I just graduated this summer so this is my first proper job and it’s great! Because of the relatively small size … Continue reading

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National Libraries Week: Robin

Continuing the posts for National Libraries Week … I am Robin, the Deputy Librarian, and I work in the Library Office with Liz (College Librarian) behind the glassy walls! I never mind being interrupted, so even if I look as … Continue reading

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National Libraries Week: Annie

Continuing our series of posts for National Libraries Week, it is my turn to tell you a little about myself and my job. I’m Annie, the Senior Library Assistant. My desk is the first one you come to as you … Continue reading

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National Libraries Week: Liz

As this week is National Libraries Week, the library staff will all be posting a bit about themselves and what they do in the Library. To start the week it’s my turn… I’m Liz and I am the College Librarian. … Continue reading

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Hello from Letty and Annie

Hi, my name is Letty and I’m the new part-time Library Assistant. I studied Classics at Robinson College and just graduated this summer, and now I am working here at Homerton on weekdays 9.00 – 1.00. I return the books and look after the … Continue reading

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Final Library work experience – Blog

Day 10 – post 5 Last Post (not the piece of music) I’m still unsure whether i should be happy or sad about going back to school…for 3.5 days or so. But it has still been a good two weeks … Continue reading

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Library Work Experience – Blog

Day 8 – Post 4 I can now say that i have finished two displays for the library, one on Childrens author in the rare books cabinet and one on the Philippa Pearce Memorial Lecture. The Pearce Lecture first: I … Continue reading

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Library Work experience – Blog

Day 6 – post 3… Monday mornings are always tiring for everyone with work/compulsory education…now a bike ride in doesn’t help too much in staying alive enough to sort books but oh well, managed it anyway. Over the few days i … Continue reading

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Library Work Experience – Blog

Post 2 – Day four :) I am attempting to post a blog entry every other day starting last tuesday until next friday when i finish work experience. I think i ought to talk about my thoughts/opinions on the last … Continue reading

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Library Work experience – Blog

Hi – My name is Sam :)  (wierd picture of me to the right) I’m Going into my final year at St bedes Inter-church School in Cherry Hinton. http://www.st-bedes.org.uk/  Towards the end of year 10, we are given the opportunity … Continue reading

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