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Facilities & services


Health library 500x280The Health library in the Cochrane Building

With over 3,000 study spaces in conveniently-placed libraries & IT rooms plus widespread Wi-Fi access, you're never far from somewhere comfortable to get your work done.

  • 16 separate libraries spread throughout both campuses
  • 1.3 million books and journals including rapidly expanding range of electronic versions
  • Selected library areas open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Specialist libraries include architecture, health, law, music and science
  • "Ask a librarian" live chat service
  • Workstations with networked software in most libraries
  • A range of special collections covering Welsh, Humanities & Social Sciences, Music, Science & Medicine and the European Union & United Nations
  • 100,000 rare items, several of which can be viewed on a 40" 3D touch-screen and turning pages software

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