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Christmas Opening Hours

Please note, the library will be closed over the Christmas break from 5pm on 21st December 2018 to 9am on 2nd January 2019. Wishing you a joyful Christmas and a peaceful New Year. The Library Team Read more

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Libraries Week at Sarum College

It’s Libraries Week this week and this year’s theme is Wellbeing. To celebrate the range of books in Sarum College library, we’re highlighting titles about mindfulness and spiritual wellbeing. Read more

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Library Book Cleaning Project Blog: Down to Business

Our first session and we were all five starting working together. We were given protective tabards, and set up our work stations – which, this time, included leg raisers for one of the tables. The cleaning was to take place … Read more

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Library Book Cleaning Project Blog: Warm Welcome

Training complete, our little group of Sarum College volunteers met up, for the first time, in Sarum College Library. The training had included lectures open to the public and I had looked around the diverse audiences and speculated wildly about … Read more

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Library Book Cleaning Project Blog: Serious Training and Romantic Imagination

Careful not to exceed the recommended 90 degrees, I lifted the cover. I was surprised and delighted to be greeted by a black and white illustration and the title: A Survey of Mr. Hobbes his Leviathan. Emboldened by the nature … Read more

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Library Book Cleaning Project Blog: Introducing the Project

Would I be interested in volunteering to clean and catalogue some old books in Sarum College Library? Well, would I? On the face of it, it doesn’t sound all that interesting – I’m really not someone who takes any great … Read more

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Beyond the Library Door Discovery Day

A free day for everyone to come and discovery more about two special, but little known, libraries: Salisbury Cathedral Library and Sarum College Library. Saturday 20 October 2018  Beyond the Library Door is a new project to catalogue and clean … Read more

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Library Easter Opening Times

Sarum College Library will be closed over Easter from Friday 30 March to Monday 2 April 2018. The library will be open from Tuesday 3 April to Saturday 7 April, however there will be no library staff on hand. In … Read more

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Library Access: 5 to 9 February 2018

Work on the heating and radiators will be taking place in Sarum College Library during the week of the 5 February. The radiator pipes are being replaced in the main library room so please expect some disruption. The Library will remain … Read more

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Salisbury’s Secret Libraries

To celebrate Libraries Week, Sarum College Library will be joining Salisbury Public Library, Salisbury Cathedral Library and the Royal School of Church Music (RSCM) Library for a programme of free talks, displays and tours. Read the 5 October 2017 WordUp Column … Read more

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