Visiting - facilities and services

Access to study space  and book stock

  • Visitors are welcome to use the space and the collection.
  • Some materials are closed access and need to be requested: see collection page for more detail.
  • The library is open in the evenings until 9.15 pm, but visitors should speak to a member of staff during service counter hours to arrange to stay beyond 5pm.

 Online catalogue

  • Relevant and comprehensive search results available from our catalogue: search while visiting, or save time by searching before you come.

Enquiry service

  • Research advice and practical help from our knowledgeable and experienced library staff: ask at the service counter.


  • Copy credit can be purchased from the library service counter during service counter hours.

Book collection

  • See our collection page for detailed information about our holdings.