The David Wilson Library media pack

Library Main ImagePress releases, news items and picture galleries for the construction and opening of the David Wilson Library.


Links to key websites.

The University Library Homepage 


Information for reference purposes.

General Information on the David Wilson Library

David Wilson Library - Facts and Figures

The Environmentally Friendly Library Building

Building the David Wilson Library

Literary Leicester Festival Media Pack

News Items:

Items from the University staff eBulletin.

Elite - Not Elitist - 20/11/2008

The Development Framework Plan - 20/11/2008

University Library ‘Building of the Year’ - 14/11/2008

Oldest sports society honours University's newest building - 09/10/2008

Developing the University of Leicester - 08/07/2008

Employers Gather for Launch of Student Development Zone - 17/06/2008

Library sponsors make visit to new computer suite - 18/06/2008

New café opened in David Wilson Library - 16/5/2008

David Wilson cited among Britain's top charitable people - 28/4/2008

New Library's poetic past - 22/4/2008

University's new library development showcased in the media - 21/4/2008

The Big Library Move - 07/3/2007

University Celebrates Library Benefactor's Flagship Funding - 23/10/2006

Developing the University - Vice-Chancellor Says Thank You to Staff - 4/8/2006

Players Brought to Book - 15/6/2006

Fire service have it covered - 20/3/2006

£38m Building and Development Work Under Way at University - 25/5/2005

New Chapter in Library Redevelopment - 26/1/2005

Press Releases/Features:

Press releases issued to media.

Development Framework Plan press release to trade media - 20/11/2008

HM The Queen to open University of Leicester's award-winning library - 20/11/2008

University of Leicester library wins architectural excellence award - 31/10/2008

University of Leicester nominated for University of the Year - for the fourth time! - 25/09/2008

Light Years Ahead - From LE1, Summer 2008

Historic Building -Historic Year - 15/4/2008

Engelbert Humperdinck honoured in University of Leicester Library - 17/10/2007

Historic Meeting of University Court - 09/3/2007

University of Leicester Announces Premier Benefactor of Iconic New Library - 17/10/2006

New Building - New Thinking - 30/8/2006

Solar energy shines in East Midlands - 3/3/2006

Library Ground Breaking Ceremony Marks Momentous Occasion in History of University of Leicester - 24/5/2005

University of Leicester’s Groundbreaking Event For ‘Iconic’ Building - 20/5/2005

£25m Plan for Library Expansion at University of Leicester Wins Approval - 17/2/2005

University Announces Contract in Multi-Million Pound Library Development - 23/6/2004

Picture Galleries:

Galleries of photographs, logos and any other images.

Conceptual designs for the library building

Construction progress

Celebrate Leicester Day Image Gallery

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