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Tag: Library

Top Scots uni forced to set up traps after hungry mouse stole students gingerbread man

A TOP Scottish university has set up poisonous mouse traps after a hungry rodent stole a student’s gingerbread man. Edinburgh University installed several traps around...

Man Booker Prize nominee hits out library cutbacks

ONE of the favourites to win this year's Man Booker Prize has hit out at library cuts. Crime novelist Graeme Macrae Burnet says Scotland's libraries...

Oxford students set up Facebook page dedicated to library book vandalism

OXFORD students have set up a website dedicated to the hilarious, bizarre and outrageous vandalism scrawled on the pages of their sacred library books. The...

Security drafted in to protect public at library

SECURITY guards have been drafted in at an Edinburgh’s oldest public library to protect bookworms from violent outbursts, antisocial behaviour and drunks using desks...

Shetland lines up Barlow against Orkney’s Rowling

A REMOTE Scots library is trying desperately to get Gary Barlow to visit - after JK Rowling turned up to their rival’s event. For years...

Rankin and McDermid unite to condemn “disgraceful” library closures

SCOTLAND’S top crime authors have condemned “disgraceful” library closures across the country. Ian Rankin and Val McDermid both credit local libraries to their flourishing writing...

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