The 10 most beautiful university libraries in the world

Submitted by Joy.Hunter@tim… on Tue, 04/13/2021 - 17:31

As the American writer Shelby Foote once said: “A university is just a group of buildings gathered around a library.”

Though so much information for most people’s studies is now online, you can’t beat the feeling of sanctuary and calm you get from a good library. Whether you use them for research, reading or just to escape the world for a few hours, libraries are an essential part of the university experience.

Top 100 universities with the best student-to-staff ratio

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 02/22/2016 - 11:17

This is the 2016 ranking. Access the most recent table here

The top 100 universities with the best student-to-staff ratios are predominantly US colleges, closely followed by Japanese institutions.

Not a single UK university appears in the list, which includes institutions across 23 countries in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.