News and events

Pop-up Library

We're running a Pop-up Library at various locations across the Stoke-on-Trent and Stafford campuses.

The Pop-up Library is continuing its tour across the Stoke-on-Trent and Stafford campuses, so there's still chance to pop along to one of the venues if you haven't already.

Discover more about:

  • Finding the right resources for your assignments

  • Accessing support from specialist librarians

  • Help with planning, structuring, referencing and writing your assignments

  • Time management

More information about locations, dates and times at on the Libguides What's On page


Office 365 Pro Plus for staff

Information Services are pleased to announce that “Office 365 Pro Plus” is now available to all staff free of charge for use on your home computers and tablets. With Office 365 Pro Plus, you will have access to the latest version of Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Publisher and OneNote on up to 5 compatible PCs and Macs, plus 5 tablets (including iPad).

Access to the software is linked to your university account logon, and includes upgrades as they are released by Microsoft. Should your status with the university change then you will be prompted to subscribe to the Office 365 product to continue to use the software.

Details on downloading and more details on Office 365 Pro Plus are available on the Office 365 Pro Plus page along with a guide on how to download  and install the software.

Keep up to date

To keep up to date on all our services, resources and new initiatives please see our Facebook, blog and Twitter accounts and our Library Resources page

Student PC availability

You can check for PC availability across site via  This can be accessed via mobile devices and the information is also displayed on screens in our buildings.

Staffordshire University Library Teachmeets

We regularly hold Teachmeet events to see the notes and presentations from these events please see  

If you have any queries please email  and we will get back to you.

What’s new - Library stock

Want to see what’s new in stock in the libraries every month?
You can see all the new stock available to borrow and access each month. Staff and students can go to ‘lists’ in Koha for current updates of everything new.

If you have any queries please contact the ASK team

Did you know? posters

Each month IS produce posters highlighting key facts for that month. They are situated next to the hand dryers in all IS buildings. They're a good way of catching up with current news whilst drying your hands! Here's the latest .......

January 2016 (PDF, file size: 89.55KB)

Scheduled IT maintenance

For full information on planned IT maintenance and detailed notices issued via The Edge please refer to our Scheduled IT maintenance page.

If you have any queries please contact: t: 01785 35 3800 or

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