Using the Library

Find, borrow, and return books

Reserve books, and check your Library record

Fines, and notifications

Fetch Service

Using the Fetch Service – this is for items fetched by staff from the ‘closed access’ areas of the Library.

Notebook, and iPad loans

Everyware Service – Free loans within the Library of Apple MacBook Pros & Airs, Windows notebooks and iPads.


Connect to WiFi – setup instructions fr your device.

Copy, scan, print

Rent a private study carrel, and Venue hire

Library Guides, training sessions

The shop


Cafe, and drinking water

The South Block Cafe is located on the ground floor (directly behind the Ceremonial Staircase). It serves hot and cold food and drinks. You can bring bottled water into the main Library (but not the Special Collections reading room). Water dispensers are located in the Service Hall, 4th floor.


Get assistance from a member of staff

Tell us what you think

Share feedback about our services.


View the Library Regulations – please do read them.