Use the library
Visit the library
Locations and opening hours
Locations, opening hours and accessibility.
Book a study seat or group study room
Available spaces and how to book.
For independent researchers, SCONUL Access and nearby schools.
The measures we have in place.
Types of Study Zones
The range of study spaces available across our libraries.
Loan periods, automatic renewals and borrowing limits.
Reserving an item that is currently on loan.
Requesting books by post and returning books by post.
When your account will be blocked and how to unblock it.
Access electronic resources
Using your university sign-in for digital content.
More from the library
Simple and reliable access to readings and resources.
Considerations when copying material for learning, teaching or research.
Find out how to access our eight libraries and six study centres, what kinds of resources we hold, and what help is available to you.
Do you want to know more about using your library? Book a library training session now!
How to use our library spaces and support other library users.