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Full steam ahead for Collaborative Teaching Laboratory

Full steam ahead for Collaborative Teaching Laboratory
Description
Construction work at the £40 million University of Birmingham Collaborative Teaching Laboratory (CTL) has commenced at the heart of its main Edgbaston campus, marked by a ground breaking ceremony hosted by Morgan Sindall.
Date:
24/03/2017

Landmark signing provides boost to Birmingham Life Sciences

Landmark signing provides boost to Birmingham Life Sciences
Description
The University of Birmingham has purchased 9.9acres of land in the Selly Oak area to develop a brand new Life Sciences Park.
Date:
23/03/2017

New heights for University accommodation

New heights for University accommodation
Description
The newest addition to Selly Oak's residential development was officially 'topped out' at a ceremony last week (Wednesday 15 February). The Bournbrook development is part of the University's ongoing commitment to invest in high-quality accommodation in a vibrant community.
Date:
24/02/2017

"Modern library investment critical to futureproofing research and education in digital era of 'alternative truths'", says Dame Lynne Brindley at the University of Birmingham

Description
Speaking on the future role of libraries at the opening of the University of Birmingham's brand new, 'transformational' Library on Monday (13 February) Dame Lynne Brindley, Master at Pembroke College, Oxford, and former Chief Executive of the British Library said: "Librarians should work as partners with academics to provide students with frameworks for information literacy, digital fluency and critical judgement skills around the superabundance of unauthenticated data and information swirling around the ether.
Date:
17/02/2017

Completion of sale for Manor House

Description
The University of Birmingham today (Friday 20 January) confirms the sale of Manor House to Crest Nicholson, an important step forward in the history of the estate and the surrounding Selly Oak area.
Date:
20/01/2017

University of Birmingham confirms city centre gateway at historic Municipal Bank

Description
The University has today announced that it will be establishing a new home in the city centre following the decision to purchase Birmingham's former Municipal Bank at 301 Broad Street, one of the city's best known civic buildings.
Date:
30/11/2016

The Final Book on the Shelf

Description
The task of moving over 62km of books and journals from the old Library to the University's new facility is now complete.
Date:
16/09/2016

£60m 'transformational' library opens at the University of Birmingham

Description
A brand new Main Library, built at a cost of £60 million and described as heralding a new generation of libraries in UK higher education, opens its doors on Monday (September 19) at the University of Birmingham.
Date:
13/09/2016

New library book move begins

Description
The task of moving over 62km of books and journals from old library to new got underway this week as Guild President Jack Mably placed the first book on the shelf.
Date:
05/05/2016

New Birmingham Dental Hospital and School of Dentistry set to open doors to public

New Birmingham Dental Hospital and School of Dentistry set to open doors to public
Description
The first patients are due to be welcomed to the new Birmingham Dental Hospital and School of Dentistry on Thursday, 31 March.
Date:
16/03/2016
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