Using the library


Visitors are welcome in our libraries. While the main function of the Library is to serve members of the University, we are proud to provide our community access and act as a point of reference for educational providers within the region.

Arranging Your Visit

Important information to read before your first visit to one of our libraries. Including information on how to register and the services available to visitors.

Arrange your visit

Arranging a School or FE Group Visit 

Library and Learning Resources welcomes school/FE groups to visit and explore the university's print collections. We offer tours, research workshops and space for you to make the most of your visit.

Arrange a school/FE group visit


If you enjoyed your visit to the Library, why not consider becoming a member? 

Alumni or former staff membership

Public membership including SCONUL Access

Collections and Resources 

Our collections consist of both physical and electronic resources. These include books, e-books, journals, DVDs, curriculum resources and specialist collections and archives.

View our collections and resources


LibrarySearch lets you search across a range of resources and discover items held in our libraries.

 Access LibrarySearch

Visitor Pc and wi-fi

A dedicated visitor PC is available to access Internet, OpenOffice packages and a range of online resources. You can connect to our Guest Wi-Fi

 Visitor PC and Wi-Fi


Connect with us

Last edited: 16/11/2021 09:10:00