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The Short Rant: Where is the library etiquette?

I am a second floor library individual. I like to sit in the same seat every time I go. It has a nice view of George Square and I would…

Short Rant: The library is for quiet time

Look. I get it. Communication is key to human happiness. But I swear to God- take your happiness and communication ELSEWHERE. I am sitting in the library. Fourth floor. Elbow…

The Short Rant: The 4th Floor

I’ll admit, there’s a form of masochism in my almost-daily visits to that brutalist, fluorescent-lit torture cuboid that is the main library: over the years, I must have genuinely spent…

The Main Library; a love/hate relationship

Ah, the Main Library! Everyone’s favourite study space, productivity haven, procrastination station or social hangout. Words can’t describe my conflicting feelings over this hallowed ground, but I can try. Our…

Why are you saving seats?

If you do this, you infuriate not only me, but a large proportion of the student population here. Seat savers. Why do you guys do this? We have all been…

All hot water dispensers, a lift and almost a dozen toilets – almost everything is broken in the Main Library

It’s no secret that almost everything is broken in the Main Library. For months, black and yellow caution tape has appeared in increasing quantities across the building, closing off toilets,…

The Final Stretch

We did it! Eleven weeks of lectures, tutorials, socializing, working, staying warm – it’s finally the end of semester one. Well, almost. For most people, we are now in ‘the…

Main Library becomes third building to be evacuated in one day

The Main Library was evacuated around 5:45pm today after the building’s fire alarm went off. Students and staff left the building, and were allowed to return inside around 6:05pm. No…