Library futures: University of Oxford


We need to shape the skills of library staff to meet user needs while maintaining specialist knowledge, says Richard OvendenThe Bodleian is more than just a university library – it is first and foremost an institution that supports research and learning for our own scholarly community in Oxford. But it also serves as a national library, with major obligations for preservation and dissemination of knowledge. Continue reading... Technology | The Guardian Read more [...]

Prince William: Flying Solo in Oxford Following Pregnancy Announcement


Taking care of his royal duties, Prince William showed up at the University of Oxford on Monday (September 8) for the opening of The Dickson Poon China Centre. During his tour of the facilities, the handsome heir was greeted by a little girl who gave him a bouquet of flowers to congratulate him and his wife Kate Middleton who just announced their pregnancy. William “asked if the flowers were for Kate and we said, ‘Yes they are,” shared the child’s father, adding that the Prince is “thrilled” Read more [...]