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PALS - Pre-Arrival Library Support: Induction September 2018

Introduction

Welcome to Coventry University Library. On this page you will find information about all of the fun events we will be hosting during your Induction week in September 2018. No need to pre-book, just turn up to the Library to take part. We look forward to meeting you! 

Top 10 Library Facts

1. The Library is open 24/7

2. Your student ID card is your Library card

3. You can borrow 20 items at one time

4. Borrow books using our self-service machines on the ground floor

5. Different floors have different rules (e.g. silent, groupwork)

6. Find computers on every floor

7. Borrow laptops for 4 hours using the self-service machines

8. There are bookable group study rooms throughout the building

9. The Library catalogue is called Locate

10. Subject Librarians can help you find information on your topic

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Induction 2017

Coventry University Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea

Entertaining the Queue

Darren Entertaining

Prize

Prize

Foot Pool

Foot Pool

Foot Pool

Foot Pool

Jenga Tower

Jenga Tower

Snakes and Ladders

Snakes and Ladders

Playing Cards

Playing Cards

Mario Kart

Mario Kart

Silent Disco

Silent Disco

Pat Dog

Pat Dog

Pat Dog

Pat Dog

Pat Dog

Pat Dog

Pat Dog

Pat Dog

Skinny Pig

Skinny Pig

Giant Rabbit

Giant Rabbit

Guinea Pigs

Guinea Pigs

Owl

Owl

Owl

Owl

Rabbit

Rabbit

Monday 24th September

Monday 24th September

If you are a new postgraduate student, join us in the dedicated Postgraduate Reading Room in the basement of the Library for an afternoon of snacks, treats, and the chance to meet other postgrads and your friendly librarians.

What?

Afternoon Tea for Postgraduate Students
Image of Cupcake

Where?

PG Reading Room (Basement)

When?

14:30-16:30

Tuesday 25th September

Tuesday 25th September

Come along to the top floor of the library to stroke and cuddle some lovely furry animals. We'll have a raccoon, skunk, meerkats and more. They're dead cute, we promise!

What?

Cute and Cuddly Animals

Where?

DMLL (Library 3rd floor)

When?

12:00-15:00

Wednesday 26th September

Wednesday 26th September

This event is open to all - come and play on the Nintendo Switch console on the top floor of the Library for a chance to win some Mario-related goodies if you're the best! Never played before? Don't worry, nor have we!

What?

Mario Kart Tournament
Nintendo Switch Logo

Where?

DMLL (Library 3rd Floor)

When?

14:00-16:00

Thursday 27th September

Thursday 27th September

This event is open to any new international students. Join us on the second floor of the Library for English tea, cakes, and the chance to meet other like-minded students.

What?

Afternoon Tea for International Students
Image of Teapot

Where?

TR3 (Library 2nd Floor)

When?

14:30-16:30

Friday 28th September

Friday 28th September

Join us on the third floor of the Library for cuddles and photos with a selection of unusual and exotic animals. There will be a spiders, snakes and lizards, but also a few cute furry friends too.

What?

Creepy Creatures (and cuddly ones too)

Where?

DMLL (Library 3rd floor)

When?

13:00-16:00