John smiths is a major retailer working exclusively with universities in the uk and overseas. Sir billy connolly has received an honorary degree from strathclyde, despite joking that the closest he got to university was to deliver coal. Or glasgow university or the old shop in st vincent street. John smiths bookshop 100 cathedral street, glasgow opening times. The news has brought back a rush of memories amongst former student who claim strathclyde university as their alma mater. University of strathclyde john smiths student store. Preparing for a flying start with the enlighten card from john smith s bookshop at the university of glasgow. The 74yearold comedian and actor was made a doctor of the university in recognition of his contribution to society.
We stock more textbooks and recommended reading than ever before as well as a vast range of fiction and general books, stationery and cards. John smith s is a specialist retailer in higher education. We are a small, in home, bookstore, featuring retail, wholesale, and internet sales. Paul has pulled together a great range of books of interest to outdoor enthusiasts and travellers. If youre registered on an open studies class ie one which carries credit, you may apply for an external borrowers card. Textbooks for your class may be ordered online and the 10% discount is applied at source along with free postage and packaging. I delivered some publications here strathclyde when i was a messenger for john smith s bookshop but thats as near as i ever got. Some products are only available to university of strathclyde staff andor students, and these are identified as such, but many of products and services are available to the public. Not just books but our online offers are about far more than just books, and in our student store we also stock and sell.
The bookshop, which offers all hutchesons parents an exclusive 10% discount and free postage for june, july and august 2018, has been developed in conjunction with john smiths bookshop at the university of strathclyde. John smith has 657 books on goodreads with 3390 ratings. University of strathclyde bookshop run by john smith and son in glasgow, scotland, uk cxh9np from alamys library of millions. Strathclyde university, curran building, 100 cathedral street, glasgow, g4 0rd t. Very much an academic bookshop, but not exclusively so, smiths is housed in a university of glasgow building at the main campus in the citys west end. Get 22 john smith coupon codes and promo codes at couponbirds. About john smith books john smith books is the eastern most bookstore in the eastern most city in the usa, eastport, maine. Vincent street in glasgow, which was also its principal retail outlet.
I remember the old john smith s bookshop from the 70s. John smiths at staffordshire university although the store at stoke is now closed, john smiths operated a bookshop on campus in stoke since 2004, and we hope that you will continue using our services online now. Apply 2020 university of strathclyde bachelors degree. Starting life as a bookseller in glasgow in 1751, in the last few years we have changed emphasis from being almost all about selling books to helping students throughout their experience at university. John smith s glasgow university was voted bookshop of the year 2015 by the academic, professional and. With over 170 clubs and societies, strathclyde students can make the most of their university experience. Academic verification faqs university of strathclyde.
John smith s services to university of strathclyde students include this online store where you will be able to find all of your core and recommended reading. The independent revisits the life of a notable figure. The online shop at the university of strathclyde offers a convenient way to pay online for a range of products, services, courses, conferences and other events. This collaboration between publishers, bookshops and authors is the biggest ever promotion of bookshops. John smith qc september 1938 12 may 1994 was a british labour politician who served as leader of the labour party from july 1992 until his death from a heart attack in may 1994. Caledonian university john smith s bookshop at caledonian university has now displayed copies of my poetry in the front window of their library for well over a year. John smiths bookshop birmingham specialist book shop opening. Wisely john smith s have persuaded westender, paul currie, who was based at their university bookshop, to put his knowledge and enthusiam of sailing and climbing to good use. We are john smiths bookshop on the university of sussex campus. John smiths bookshop 100 cathedral street is currently closed as the present time falls outside of the opening hours below. John smith qc september 1938 12 may 1994 was a british labour politician who served as leader of the labour party from july 1992 until his death from a heart attack in may 1994 smith. Sir billy connolly made honorary doctor at strathclyde.
However as part of the js group 2 it continues to trade as an academic bookseller, with campus outlets including glasgow university, strathclyde university and the university of london in the uk as well as overseas. Always loved the beautiful art nouveau doors you walked through to find such treasures of books. University of strathclyde bookshop run by john smith and son in. If you do not have online access then the shop at glasgow university is open monfri 9. Strathclyde police news, views, gossip, pictures, video. As of today, there is no disruption to your university scheme and this website will continue to support home study as well as selfisolation. May 24, 2019 democrat editor bill heaney was a mature student at strathclyde university. John smiths bookshop 100 cathedral street glasgow book. Big yin becomes honorary doctor university of strathclyde.
Production of your class receipt entitles you to a 10% discount. Did you buy your university books from john smiths glasgow on cathedral street. He was the youngest son of the laird of craigend, strathblane and was brought up in craigend house, in mugdock, milngavie. The university was founded in 1796 through the will of john anderson, professor of natural philosophy at the. The university of strathclyde is a charitable body, registered in scotland, number sc015263 academic verification faqs. Our database is updated as often as possible but may be slightly out of date during very busy periods such as the start of the academic year. Its the end of an era for the cathedral street bookshop which is moving to an online service. John smiths is a specialist retailer in higher education.
The shop is located on level one of the fraser building, university of glasgow, 65 hillhead st, glasgow g12 8qf. The founder of the bookshop was john smith not surprisingly. Alan marvell helen wilcockson peter hayward ann rowe. John smiths services to university of strathclyde students include this online store where you will be able to find all of your core and recommended reading. Students registered on noncredit classes may use the librarys facilities but have readonly access and cannot borrow books. Please check with the centre that your class is running before purchasing your textbook on 0141 548 2116, or by. Contact details for john smith s book shop in glasgow g4 0rd from business directory, the best resource for finding bookshop listings in the uk. Click to enjoy the latest deals and coupons of john smith and save up to 50% when making purchase at checkout. This will save you carrying books into us, which you may need to take back. However as part of the js group it continues to trade as an academic bookseller, with campus outlets including glasgow university, strathclyde university and the.
Books are my bag is a nationwide campaign to celebrate bookshops. If you want to know if a book is in stock before visiting, use the forms below. The university of strathclyde is a public research university located in glasgow, scotland. Get contact details, videos, photos, opening times and map directions. Vincent street shop, along with the general retail part of the business closed in 2000.
John smith governor of virginia 1608 denkmal statue and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. John smiths student store john smiths student store. Strathclyde provides the students access to the andersonian library, john smith and son university bookshop, and santander bank, along with the universitywide wifi connection. Funeral home services for john are being provided by richardson hill funeral home. University of strathclyde bookshop run by john smith and son in glasgow, scotland, uk exterior of barony hall university of strathclyde glasgow scotland september 2016 view of the the technology and innovation centre at the university of strathclyde in glasgow, scotland, uk. John smiths started selling books in 1751, which makes it probably the oldest continuously trading bookshop in the uk. John smiths bookshop buy and spend national book tokens gift. John smiths glasgow university was voted bookshop of the. Strathclyde police a loving husband, a doting father, and a besotted grandfather, sandy passed away at just 62. You can pick up all your rough guides and specialist activity books.1456 471 1033 1335 592 873 850 868 345 1228 1276 1650 1534 949 1315 236 624 450 264 1234 1556 794 1222 287 1448 408 686 44 1143 882 653 1324 68 1013 547 930 319 955 361 157 13 13