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Philip Robinson | Walton
Marjorie Robinson | Law

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Feedback #1218 - 10/10/2017

"Quite frustrating when people working on cafe tables at lunchtime when work desks available, meaning no where to eat...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 11/10/2017

Feedback #1207 - 27/09/2017

"Please could we have signs saying books which topic are where? It's impossible to browse just now. Thank you...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 02/10/2017

Feedback #1203 - 27/09/2017

"No bloody numbers! Cant find a thing...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/09/2017

Feedback #1202 - 27/09/2017

"No shelf markings on end of rows so therefore difficult to find which books are where..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/09/2017

Feedback #1201 - 27/09/2017

"More Headphones please, there is never any left!!..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/09/2017

Feedback #1192 - 23/08/2017

"It would be nice if you could provide to the library some more study lights since in my opinion, the rooms lights are not adequate for studying. ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 23/08/2017

Feedback #1181 - 19/07/2017

"Hi I was wondering if the Walton Library could purchase a book that my friends and I were looking to borrow: 'Family that couldn't sleep: A medical mystery' The review of the book is really good and this book promised to take us into the deepest mysteries of biology. Now mis-folded protein..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 20/07/2017

Feedback #1180 - 18/07/2017

"Robert O'Brien was extremely helpful when I was required to use Microsoft Excel, as I was unfamiliar with using this programme to create certain charts. I always find the Walton library staff very friendly and approachable and on this occasion they were particularly helpful. Thank you ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 19/07/2017

Feedback #1165 - 25/05/2017

"It gets very noisy in the collaborative area, almost to the point it being very distractive and unbearable..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 13/06/2017

Feedback #1137 - 22/05/2017

"this isn't the library staffs fault but its really frustrating me the amount of people sat in front of computers in clusters using laptops! they are taking up a computer for no reason and in exam time like now I feel that's very unfair on people who want to actually use cluster computers and cant fi..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 24/05/2017

Feedback #1136 - 19/05/2017

"Would it be possible to make the coffee machine in the cafe area vend just hot water, so we could use our own tea/coffee and thermal mugs? Not all of us can afford to constantly buy coffee. Also, could the water dispenser be fixed, it is a real struggle to get it to work. Ta!..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 22/05/2017

Feedback #1135 - 18/05/2017

"During busy term time, the Walton Library should be restricted to FMS staff and students. We struggle enough to get study rooms, spaces as it is and other subject students are making this worse! We desperately need more study space and any additional study rooms with good sized whiteboards would ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 22/05/2017

Feedback #1134 - 18/05/2017

"Library gets very full at exam times! I think during these busy times people who are not from the faculty of Medical Sciences should not be allowed to use the Walton Library. This is the only library that medics etc have with the resources that we need and other faculties have ample space elsewhere..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 22/05/2017

Feedback #1129 - 18/05/2017

"Really excellent service in the library,love the fact that headphones can be borrowed and that there are free earplugs in exam time. One suggestion for improvement would be the water cooler;the button is slightly temperamental and difficult to use, and the water isn't as cold as it could be. My apol..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 19/05/2017

Feedback #1107 - 12/05/2017

"It would be nice if the laptop permissions were extended to allow the laptop brightness settings to be changed. Differences in lighting conditions and the content of different documents may mean that at times adjustment is required. ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 16/05/2017

Feedback #1116 - 10/05/2017

"Wi-fi reception in the silent study area is very slow during busy periods i.e exam season (to the point where you can't re-cap a lecture)..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 16/05/2017

Feedback #1115 - 10/05/2017

"It is getting busy because of exam period and the silent room is full. The problem is when people come and are either: 1) bathed in their perfume, 2)using essential oils, 3)do not wash themselves,-all room smells like their perspiration. This is a deal breaker when it comes to studying, you CAN N..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 16/05/2017

Feedback #1082 - 21/04/2017

"Please can we install a sensible water tap into the Walton Library, rather than the water cooler. The button doesn't work and judging by the signs it floods regularly. Other than that the Walton Library is lovely, staff are always kind,thoughtful, knowledgable and very helpful.Thank you...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 11/05/2017

Feedback #1104 - 08/05/2017

"The water dispenser in the cafe is quite faulty-the button does not seem to be working properly and it is very hard to actually get any water out. Can I request it gets fixed/replaced soon? Also, is there any chance of re-enabling the hot water option on the hot drinks machine so I can bring my ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 09/05/2017

Feedback #1083 - 25/04/2017

"Would it be possible to make one of the computer clusters into silent study? I work in this library quite a lot, and the clusters are generally full of people working individually with headphones on, then three, or four, or five people blithely having boisterous conversations.....I'm sorry to be a ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 27/04/2017

Feedback #1073 - 05/04/2017

"Silent study - it is frustrating when sitting in 'silent' study when other people have headphones on and are listening to music so loud it can be heard in whole room, people listening to music do not require a silent study area. I end up having to wear headphones just to block out noise. Also the..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 10/04/2017

Feedback #1071 - 31/03/2017

"The card machine attached to one of the cafeteria vending machines no longer seems to work, or does so only occasionally..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 04/04/2017

Feedback #1070 - 29/03/2017

"The textbook Human Disease in Dentistry-2009- Greenwood & Seymour. This is a core text book which is being used by most of the year +70 students. I've recalled this book several times, but it's always in short supply.Purchasing more textbooks of this title would be much appreciated. especially befo..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 31/03/2017

Feedback #1063 - 21/03/2017

"It would be really useful for the UG Biomedical Sciences students if you could put out the following textbook previous editions for sale: -Principles of Pharmacology -Physiology: An integrated approach(Silverthorn) -Janeway's immunobiology -Breck's biology of microorganisms I find most books ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 22/03/2017

Feedback #1055 - 15/03/2017

"Open till 12am....like Marjorie please..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 17/03/2017

Feedback #1052 - 13/03/2017

"The Walton Library needs a kettle or a machine which produces hot water (similar to the Robinson library), so students can make tea/coffee etc without having to walk downstairs to the cafe or dental common room.This is particularly an issue on weekends where the cafe and common room are closed, and ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 15/03/2017

Feedback #1047 - 09/03/2017

"Only one of the library staplers work, and it still ejects all the staples after each attempt. Perhaps invest in some new stationery equipment Thanks...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 13/03/2017

Feedback #1042 - 06/03/2017

"PLEASE can you tell people off who are eating (mainly crisps) and have their music loud in the silent area. It's particularly bad at the moment and it's intimidating to tell people off as a fellow student. Aren't these rules for a reason? Please help enforce them...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 09/03/2017

Feedback #1041 - 06/03/2017

"Please can you tell people off who are eating (mainly crisps) and have their music loud in the silent area. It's particularly bad at the moment and it's intimidating to tell people off as a fellow student. Aren't theses rules for a reason? Please help enforce them...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 09/03/2017

Feedback #1025 - 27/02/2017

"Please would it be possible to gain online access to the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs? Particularly the article: Title: Stages of progression in drug involvement from adolescence to adulthood: Further evidence for the gateway theory Author: D.B. Kandel Is Part Of: Journal of St..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 27/02/2017

Feedback #965 - 21/12/2016

"Please can you get a set of greys anatomy flash cards?..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 22/12/2016

Feedback #964 - 21/12/2016

"Netters advanced head and neck anatomy flash cards can we possibly make them 1 week loan rather than 1 day loan. they are rarely used and I've had to come in every day religiously to renew them form more than a week. even if it is a week loan if they're requested the loan could be shortened. Thank ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 22/12/2016

Feedback #961 - 15/12/2016

"Had a replacement of swipe card 6 weeks ago and now broken. My old one was fine for many years. Working at the Centre for Life it would be extremely helpful to have a second swipe card that I can keep in my office as a back up. Having no way to move around the building and not being able to print ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 15/12/2016

Feedback #957 - 08/12/2016

"LIAISE WITH FACULTY when they shut both Pool and Fell to keep all 3 library clusters open. NOT FAIR to here 3 out 5 clusters shut at any one time!..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 12/12/2016

Feedback #956 - 08/12/2016

"Just wondering if I could request a book? It's the OXFORD ASSESS AND PROGRESS CLINICAL SPECIALITIES book. It's a series of MCQs that I feel would be helpful...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 09/12/2016

Feedback #952 - 05/12/2016

"The University Library should maintain the video resource where e-lectures/lectures on practical skills should be up-loaded/maintained for all and sundry. He's looking for video of hand-washing techniques prep for theatre...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 06/12/2016

Feedback #938 - 22/11/2016

" It is a good idea to have some single room study as some people really wants to be away from any distraction like typing keyboard which is one of the most distraction in even silent study room. If there's no spare room, it might be good idea to have suitable room group room-single room based on..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 25/11/2016

Feedback #937 - 24/11/2016

"I am writing to say how incredibly pleased I am with the service! I am not great with technology but the librarian was really helpful with my question regarding printing and showed me how to use the nuprint online service to print from my iPad which was simple and really useful! So thank you!..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 24/11/2016

Feedback #922 - 11/11/2016

"More medical physics book please , as they are always on loan! eg Farrs Dendy Thank you..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 11/11/2016

Feedback #921 - 09/11/2016

"Not sufficient computers in the quiet section of the library. The laptops frequently do not work therefore are not a sufficient replacement for computers as I am constantly waiting 30 minutes to find a laptop that will let me access the home drive...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 11/11/2016

Feedback #915 - 08/11/2016

"Please could you buy more "The Dental Foundations Interview Guide", there are only 2 copies...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 10/11/2016

Feedback #912 - 07/11/2016

"Cash machine/machine to give change needed. Cafe is shut, you have cash but not change, what do you do? Need drink/food-stuck-unproductive students-don't work well-not good for Uni..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 08/11/2016

Feedback #911 - 04/11/2016

"More laptops please!..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 08/11/2016

Feedback #903 - 31/10/2016

"Could there be staplers by the printers? This would really save time! Otherwise Library is great...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 02/11/2016

Feedback #898 - 26/10/2016

"Please order if possible; The Biology of Belief Bruce Liplott Many thanks...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 27/10/2016

Feedback #897 - 21/10/2016

"More needed of; 'foundations of Periodontics for the dental hygienist 3rd Edition- Neild Gehesrig..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 27/10/2016

Feedback #896 - 21/10/2016

"PLEASE can we have more Janeways', Kubys,' Cancer Biology, The Biology of Cancer(Weinburg) texts? we need them for MRes modules (they are absolutely essential) and too expensive to buy. Thanks!..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 27/10/2016

Feedback #891 - 20/10/2016

"Could you please get more copies of the 'Clinical Problem Solving Dentistry' books. All types (restorative and Paediatric). We all seem to need them at the same time!..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 24/10/2016

Feedback #884 - 18/10/2016

"Could you please purchase an 11th edition copy of Developmental Biology by Gilbert and Barrell for student texts? Thank you!..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 19/10/2016

Feedback #878 - 05/10/2016

"First thing we learn about is vertebrae in MBBS so would be good to have some for loan in library ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 06/10/2016

Feedback #877 - 05/10/2016

"I have just picked up my copy of Davidson's essentials of medicine, and just wanted to say thanks for ordering this and getting it to me this quickly ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 06/10/2016

Feedback #875 - 28/09/2016

"I've just started studying a Global Health MRES at the University. There is a book called "To Save Humanity" which contains almost 100 essays by leading figures in the field ,about the most important global health issues of our time.Each author writes on a different topic eg antibiotic resistance, o..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 03/10/2016

Feedback #870 - 20/09/2016

"Can I request that the following books become available in the library. - Davidsons essentials of medicine: J. Alastair Innes - Oxford assess and progress: Medical Sciences..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 21/09/2016

Feedback #869 - 19/09/2016

"I would recommend adding 'Up to Date' to your resources. Vitally useful for up to date medical diagnosis, investigation, management. Every other medical school has it. ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 21/09/2016

Feedback #860 - 05/08/2016

"Fantastic service today, thank you all. I was able to register as an NHS user, access e-books and e-journals and borrow books within an hour...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 11/08/2016

Feedback #853 - 11/07/2016

"Knee Joint model appreciated...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 20/07/2016

Feedback #852 - 29/06/2016

"Can you extend the use of the DNA Models for at least one week? Does anyone borrow them at present? ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 20/07/2016

Feedback #795 - 18/05/2016

"I spend half of my revision time looking for a table, never mind a group study room. The amount of people in here who do not study a science is beyond a joke- all because students in Richardson Road and Castle Leazes cannot be bothered to walk the extra couple of minutes to the Robinson Library. I..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 23/05/2016

Feedback #791 - 18/05/2016

"I think it's unfair how the majority at the small library space is taken up by castle leazes and Richardson Road students who don't even study medical degrees, just because they can't be bothered making the 'longer' journey to the Robinson library that can actually facilitate the larger number of st..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 20/05/2016

Feedback #790 - 18/05/2016

"The library seems to be taken over by people who don't study any medical based degree, because it is more conveniently located to their halls than the Robinson or because their friends study here.The group rooms are constantly booked by these people, the quiet study is full, and the rest of the libr..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 20/05/2016

Feedback #789 - 18/05/2016

"During exam period tables and group rooms are taken up by students who are not medical sciences,this means a lot of time is spent looking for a table/spare computer. Many students using the library are from Ricky road/castle leazes and can't be bothered to walk to the Robinson library, so are using ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 20/05/2016

Feedback #788 - 18/05/2016

"The Library is so busy and the majority of the library seems to be taken up by people not studying faculty of Medical Sciences courses. Numerous times I have not been able to find a free area to revise but when I have it is loud and full of chatter by people talking about their own courses, for ex..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 20/05/2016

Feedback #786 - 18/05/2016

"The water machine is currently dribbling water out at a glacial rate. The library is also rather warm placing a large demand on the aforementioned slow water services, compounding the problem. would it be possible to either upgrade on the current machine or to at least have more than one of th..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 19/05/2016

Feedback #781 - 12/05/2016

"Please could we get more sets of the model teeth- especially the adult teeth..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 13/05/2016

Feedback #773 - 05/05/2016

"Please provide disposable foam ear plugs at the desk- as available at the law library. please fix the roof leak, I have studied here 6 years and it's never been fixed, always been buckets and plastic sheets!..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 09/05/2016

Feedback #772 - 05/05/2016

"Please provide disposable foam ear plugs at the desk- as available at the law library. please fix the roof leak, I have studied here 6 years and it's never been fixed, always been buckets and plastic sheets!..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 09/05/2016

Feedback #743 - 21/04/2016

"It is constantly impossible to get a long loan anatomy skull, considering the popularity there is surely an argument to invest in buying more! Also, far too often the study spaces with plasma screens are taken by students with laptops not using the computer and plasma. While students who would ac..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 22/04/2016

Feedback #708 - 22/02/2016

"I just wanted the library to consider buying more copies of the book "Complete revision notes for medical and surgical finals". The book has been on back to back 1 week loans for a while. Also, with finals fast approaching, more and more final year medical students will be wanting revision books s..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/02/2016

Feedback #680 - 21/01/2016

"It would be great to also have the online version of the Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine, as it's really heavy. I know that OUP is making a great effort to develop the online versions of their book, and at other universities(like Oxford, my previous one) these resources are available. Thanks ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 21/01/2016

Feedback #669 - 12/01/2016

"I'd love to let the Walton Staff know how brill they are- forever patient and friendly with the grumpy and exam stressed students. Yes,it is a great place to study, but most of all we feel at home here. Thanks ! ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 14/01/2016

Feedback #668 - 12/01/2016

"We love the coloured pens !!..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 14/01/2016

Feedback #653 - 17/12/2015

"Final Year Medical Students take the PSA exam in February and have limited teaching. The library has one copy of 'Student success in the PSA' by Vilius. I've had a hold request on the book for two weeks and can now only have it for a week as there is a queue of urgent requests after mine! Might i..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 21/12/2015

Feedback #646 - 14/12/2015

"It would be good to have more headphones available in the Walton Library as there often aren't enough..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 15/12/2015

Feedback #645 - 14/12/2015

"Would be great to have a hot water tap-as there is in the Robinson library and at w/e's the dentist common room with one in is unaccessable. toilets are often v dirty- often no hand towels/soap/locks on doors. Heating is either very hot or very cold-no middle ground. ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 15/12/2015

Feedback #638 - 01/12/2015

"Could you get a molecular model set (plastic beads with sticks to make up different molecules), it would be helpful to be able to visualise chemicals in 3D..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 04/12/2015

Feedback #633 - 25/11/2015

"Create a library working environment. If groups are talking loudly and dsirupting others, librarians should ask people to quieten down and leave if it continues...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 30/11/2015

Feedback #632 - 25/11/2015

"Demonstrated Anatomy DVD- part 2 not on the shelves-please could I request this..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 30/11/2015

Feedback #619 - 18/11/2015

"I have previously used the "find it" feature to link directly to journal articles by entering the citation details (year, volume, page number) but I can't seem to find it in the catalogue now. Is this (or similar) still available?..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 24/11/2015

Feedback #609 - 03/11/2015

"Only 19 copies of a book, which is essential reading for my course, and costs £60. Also written by lecturers. Already requested one, but none left. Book called "Genetics and Complex Disease"..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 06/11/2015

Feedback #603 - 25/10/2015

"For module BGM3061 of Biomedical Genetics run by Peter Donaldson, he has listed his book 'Genetics of Complex Disease' an essential, however this book isn't in the library. This has meant that we will each have to pay between £40-£50 to get access to the book. Please can something be done about th..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 27/10/2015

Feedback #602 - 25/10/2015

"Would it be possible to request the book 'Genetics of Complex Disease' by Peter Donaldson for the module BGM3061. It has been said to us that this is an ESSENTIAL Book as it was specially written for the module. It is rather disappointing that the book is not stocked by the library and is leading t..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 27/10/2015

Feedback #601 - 25/10/2015

"As part of the 3rd year Biomedical Genetics, the module BGM3061 run by Dr Peter Donaldson has listed his own book 'Genetics of Complex Diseases as essential reading. Myself and my peers have since noticed that the book, which would go a long way to help improve our understanding of the module. At Â..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 27/10/2015

Feedback #600 - 25/10/2015

"We are being lectured to by Peter Donaldson who works here and has listed his textbook as essential. Due to this book being unavailable we are each paying about £45 for his book 'The genetics of complex disease'. The fact the book is written by a lecturer and listed as essential for module BGM3061 ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 27/10/2015

Feedback #599 - 23/10/2015

"I would like to suggest the following book for addition to medical library: Monte Carlo Calculations in Nuclear Medicine Ljungberg ISBN 9781439841099 CRC Press Nov 2012..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 27/10/2015

Feedback #596 - 20/10/2015

"I have been waiting for a book on hold for quite a while now and was informed by a member of staff that there is a long waiting list and only 1 copy of the book. It is part of Stage 2 Dentistry reading list for CTB so I suggest an additional copy is bought and maybe kept in student texts.(In our stu..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 21/10/2015

Feedback #590 - 07/10/2015

"Would be good to have copies of BNF for Children in the library, especially for our paediatric rotations...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 16/10/2015

Feedback #588 - 09/10/2015

"There is a problem with the sound on many of the computers making it impossible to use re-cap. The problem is on several computers all around the library.There are no issues with re-cap downstairs. I note the printers are still out of the computer rooms, making printing and working more difficul..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 15/10/2015

Feedback #580 - 01/10/2015

"Buy in some reading stands as there are none available...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 05/10/2015

Feedback #519 - 22/05/2015

"The laptop to rent at the library was unable to play recap. You need to have Silverlight. It wouldn't download successfully on the laptop. ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 05/08/2015

Feedback #378 - 08/12/2014

"The Christmas tree is a delight: creative, fun and very festive. Well done! Put pep in my step on a slow Thursday. Best wishes. ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 05/08/2015

Feedback #377 - 05/12/2014

"On a number of occasions I have been very disappointed with the level of customer service in the Library. I have been made to feel like I was a nuisance and in the way when I have only been asking for help or assistance. I feel that relations could be improved by a more cheerful and friendly servi..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 05/08/2015

Feedback #348 - 06/11/2014

"Liz went beyond what was needed to ensure I had access to an eBook to study - this was really appreciated! Thank you! ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 05/08/2015

Feedback #325 - 09/10/2014

"Grainger and Allison's Diagnostic Radiology 6th edition ISBN 9780702042959 great book for radiology registrar preparing for final FRCE exams..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 05/08/2015

Feedback #318 - 01/10/2014

"Please order more copies of a book necessary for the Craniofacial and Tooth Biology Module of the Bachelor of Dental Surgery course. There are a number of copies but still a shortfall and many students are still unable to get hold of a copy The book is: Ten Cate's Oral Histology (8th Ed.) b..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 03/08/2015

Feedback #371 - 02/12/2014

"I find it annoying in the Library that there is so few silent areas. Unless I come at 9 in the morning to get one of few computers in the quiet area. There are lots of areas for group work which is great but a lot of people (like me) like to work on a computer in silence independently. I have bee..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/07/2015

Feedback #398 - 22/01/2015

"the Library is cold especially the computer suites. when you are sat for a long time studying (as students do) the temperature is not warm enough. I avoid coming to this library to use a computer as I have to sit in a coat and scarf to stay warm. would it be possible to provide extra heating in t..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/07/2015

Feedback #392 - 15/01/2015

"Continued renewal of "Oral Medicine - Gandolfo. S., Scully, C. & Carrozzo, M. in long loan. Unable to get a copy. ?more copies/cap long loan renewal attempts e.g. 2 then return is mandatory. Thanks..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/07/2015

Feedback #390 - 12/01/2015

"I would really like a hot water tap (as a biomed UG we have none in our common room unlike medics (dentistry) as they have in Robinson Library to enable making hot drinks and hot food (pot noodle etc.)...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/07/2015

Feedback #549 - 13/07/2015

"Please could you consider purchasing: Grainger and Allison's Essentials of Diagnostic Radiology You have the full 6th Ed. books (which is great), but the Essentials book is more compact and it would be good to have some copies here. Many thanks...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/07/2015

Feedback #527 - 30/05/2015

"Highly annoyed that I came to the library to prepare for exam and we were refused the chance to reuse the room after this time. We waited an hour and returned for a room but were still refused despite rooms being empty all this time. We were told there were two spare empty rooms but they would not..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/07/2015

Feedback #526 - 30/05/2015

"Emptied the room at 2:30 pm - 2:45 pm. There were two study rooms - Group rooms available and we were still not given a room to practice for our presentations exam and our role play exam. This feels very unfair and we were informed by the library staff Alison and Richard that we cannot have the ro..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/07/2015

Feedback #522 - 28/05/2015

"1) The exit barrier is broken, so when anyone exits, it is really loud. And it is difficult to study hearing that constantly. Especially when many people are leaving the library. 2) Book request: Would it be possible to get the book: "Room by Emma Donoghue" please. Many thanks. ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/07/2015

Feedback #521 - 26/05/2015

"Would be good during exam period library was open earlier than 10:00 am on weekends/bank holidays as the yell cluster is not big enough to accommodate for the vast number of students trying to study before this time. The Robinson Library is also very crowded during exam time meaning it is not ideal ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/07/2015

Feedback #518 - 20/05/2015

"I think that there should be healthy snacks in the library vending machines, as to promote healthy living and lifestyle, healthy alternatives should be provided. Thank you. ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/07/2015

Feedback #517 - 20/05/2015

"Healthy snacks in Café. ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/07/2015

Feedback #507 - 13/05/2015

"I still find it difficult to believe that a suitable water cooler can't be supplied for such a busy library. It hasn't worked properly for at least a fortnight. I appreciate this may not be a responsibility of the library staff but it would be good to have the contact details of those in charge ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/07/2015

Feedback #495 - 12/05/2015

"The water cooler takes very long to fill up especially when filling up a bottle. Is there any way this can be improved? The whiteboard in Group Room J is coming loose off the wall and is rattling. Please could this be screwed back onto the wall? Thank you..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/07/2015

Feedback #474 - 26/04/2015

"I'm unsure as to the reason why the printers have been moved from the computer clusters, but I am finding it very frustrating having to walk to the front of the library every time I print something off. This slows down how much work I am doing. It is also distracting for other students in the clus..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/07/2015

Feedback #473 - 23/04/2015

"The door for Group Room E is quite squeaky and causes problems as it opens onto the quiet area. Please could you oil it? ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/07/2015

Feedback #466 - 16/04/2015

"The door to the small quiet study are squeaks each time it is opened and closed. this becomes highly distracting in busy periods. Please fix/oil..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/07/2015

Feedback #455 - 02/04/2015

"Please can you get more copies of "How the Immune System Works" by Lauren Sompayrac? it's the bee's knees. Thanks..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/07/2015

Feedback #451 - 23/03/2015

"Wonderful service, very helpful, very informative. Linda is extremely friendly and knowledgeable...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/07/2015

Feedback #440 - 11/03/2015

"Human Physiology - an integrated Approach - Silverthorn is really hard to get hold of. It's on the reading list of several modules & courses so is in great demand. please consider investing in some more...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/07/2015

Feedback #429 - 27/02/2015

"The staff are very helpful and cheerful, a lovely place to come...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/07/2015

Feedback #402 - 29/01/2015

"I recommend that Walton Library obtains a copy of the following book:- The Statistical Evaluation of Medical Tests for Classification and Prediction (Oxford Statistical Science Series) by Margaret Sullivan Pepe ISBN-13: 978-0198565826 ISBN-10: 0198565828 Margaret is a Professor of Biostati..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 27/07/2015

Feedback #347 - 06/11/2014

"THANK YOU for my week-long skull loan! ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 21/07/2015

Feedback #332 - 24/10/2014

"The skulls are so useful , but the 24th loan feels a bit short. Could it be extended a bit?..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 21/07/2015

Feedback #317 - 01/10/2014

"Can you buy more copies of Oral Histology - Ten Cate Narci. Thank you!..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 21/07/2015

Feedback #316 - 29/09/2014

"Not enough books. Waiting too long for essential reading books - Cawsons's Oral Pathology - Introduction to Orthodontics, Mitchell..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 21/07/2015

Feedback #315 - 26/09/2014

"Please return the big rectangular tables to the library café, the new small round ones, aren't big enough to eat and socialise with...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 21/07/2015

Feedback #314 - 26/09/2014

"The old tables in the Walton Café (rectangular) are much better suited for use than the current new small round tables. Eating off them/putting things on them is not ideal as they are so small. the older tables seem much better suited. Thanks in advance...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 21/07/2015

Feedback #313 - 26/09/2014

"Suggestion for The Medicine in Literature section: Of human bondage by W. Somerset Maughan. Great Collection! this is my favourite part of the Library..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 21/07/2015

Feedback #302 - 08/08/2014

"Would prefer Library to open earlier rather than staying open till midnight...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 21/07/2015

Feedback #304 - 13/08/2014

"Mouse mats in the Linn Cluster are filthy - they should be regularly replenished (or cleaned)...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 21/07/2015

Feedback #250 - 28/05/2014

"Need whiteboard in special access room. Need many more paper copies of BNF. ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 28/05/2014

Feedback #229 - 23/05/2014

"Thank you so much for fixing the Walton Library Silent Study Room door handle. I am sure everyone using the room appreciates it greatly. I certainly do!..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 28/05/2014

Feedback #217 - 19/05/2014

"The door handle on the silent study room in the Walton has not been fixed. It still rattles v loudly. If it was fixed it would be much appreciated by many...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 19/05/2014

Feedback #200 - 09/05/2014

"The Library is always very clean, easy to use & find resources Staff always very friendly and helpful Nice environment to work in, lots of space and always a computer/desk..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 19/05/2014

Feedback #199 - 09/05/2014

"ASt Cambridge Medical Library they; have a magazine rack of their current journal subscriptions. I found this a really useful facility and nice to be able to see the current hard copies of the main journals. I think this would be a really valuable asset for the Walton and would definately be utilise..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 09/05/2014

Feedback #148 - 04/04/2014

"I'm a fourth year student aout to start an SSC in Paediatric neurology. I have been told I need this book by my supervisor (Rob Forsyth) and that I could find it in the Walton, however I cannot. I was hoping you would consider getting it in? Paediatric Neurology - Rob, Forsyth, Richard W. Newton, 2..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 04/04/2014

Feedback #145 - 31/03/2014

"Can you provide mouse along with laptop loan service? Cheers...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 31/03/2014

Feedback #144 - 31/03/2014

"The book 'OSCE cases with mark schemes ISBN 9781848290631 is in very high demand especially before MBBS final exam. But there is only 1 copy in the library. Please purchase more copies please. Thanks. ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 31/03/2014

Feedback #140 - 25/03/2014

"If at all possible, i would like to request a physical copy of the book Meseniliymal Stem Cell Theraphy by Lucas G chase and mohan C Vemuri, human Press Inc. (2012), for which there is currently only online access..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 25/03/2014

Feedback #125 - 13/03/2014

"It would be nice if the laptop loan can be extended on Saturdays and Sundays..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 21/03/2014

Feedback #126 - 13/03/2014

"Would it be possible to purchase more than 1 copy of Madleod's Clinical diagnosis by Japp and robertson. It compliments Macleod's examination book and is very useful in third and fifth year...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 13/03/2014

Feedback #95 - 26/02/2014

"Please fix the water (for drinking) supply to the Walton Library...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 26/02/2014

Feedback #84 - 18/02/2014

"Please buy Molecular Biology of the Gene by james D. Watson 7th edition. There's only one copy of this edition in the Library, and it is thus not readily available for the large amount of students that need it Reply to Erika Thanks a lot for getting back to me. Molecular Biology of the gene is n..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 18/02/2014

Feedback #67 - 10/02/2014

"Just thought I'd email to say I love the Walton Library, it's a great atmosphere for working. There are areas for social study, silent study and group rooms. The only thing that I think should be improved upon is opening hours; I know that opening 24/7 is in the works but it seems to be taking a ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 13/02/2014

Feedback #70 - 12/02/2014

"The door handle on the quiet study room @ the Walton library is v. loose and really very embarrassing every time you enter/leave. Sure it would be quick to fix. Thanks!..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 13/02/2014

Feedback #71 - 12/02/2014

"Hi, I am just writing this to express my discontent and anger with the stupidity of the timetabling of the library computer clusters at a time so close to the deadline for the MBBS Stage 1 Patient Study Deadline. This is the second day in a row that teaching in the clusters has left me without a co..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 13/02/2014

Feedback #72 - 12/02/2014

"I was wondering if the library would consider getting "A Rapid Review of Clinical Medicine for MRCP Part 2" as you have Part 1 of this book. Thank you. ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 13/02/2014

Feedback #73 - 13/02/2014

"Oncology at a Glance Dr G Dark Please can we have a few copies of this in the short loan section. ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 13/02/2014

Feedback #74 - 13/02/2014

"Can't access many of the papers on Ovid Medline. Keeps coming up as pay per view and trying to charge me 50 dollars a thing...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 13/02/2014

Feedback #75 - 13/02/2014

"Recommend online access to an anatomy book used by lecturers in lower limb which we don't have. Moses. Atlas of Clinical Gross Anatomy Thanks ..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 13/02/2014

Feedback #76 - 13/02/2014

"Could we have an additional copy of Rang and Dale's Pharmacology flashcards in student texts (or even better, in long loans!) please? They're really useful for visual learners and for revision but there's only one 4 hour loan copy. Thanks...." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 13/02/2014

Feedback #77 - 13/02/2014

"I would really appreciate if the loan of a skull or half head could be extended for more than a day as it is a little inconvenient having to bring them back daily especially when you are not in the university. If it is not able to be extended, then it would be good if we can renew them. Thank y..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 13/02/2014

Feedback #61 - 04/02/2014

"Opening times - 10am at the weekend is rather late to open on a Saturday. Would it be possible to have access to the library earlier - self service only?..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 10/02/2014

Feedback #49 - 29/01/2014

"Greetings I have some comments on the library website. the Library website is one of the fundamental parts of any higher education institution and I think it should be used by all the staff and students. therefore, It was not highlighted enough in the university website. You need to look for it in..." [full details]

Last updated/responded: 29/01/2014