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Law Library Contact Details

Phone: 029 2087 4971
Extension: Cathays Campus: 74971/ Heath Park Campus: 01798 74971
Fax: 029 2037 1921
Address:
Law Library

Information Services
Cardiff University
PO Box 430
Cardiff
CF24 0DE

Additional information:

The address given above is the postal address for this library.

The location of the library is:

Arts & Social Studies Library
Colum Drive
Cardiff
CF10 3EG

The Law Library is situated on the first floor of the Arts and Social Studies Library building at the junction of Corbett Road and Colum Road.

Book a group study room online!

Book a group study room online by completing the online booking form (Cardiff University username and password required). 

NB:

  • bookings can only be made for a maximum of 2 hours
  • consecutive bookings are not allowed

All room bookings are subject to our general Code of Conduct. Please note, other local policies may apply in some rooms.

Access

  • Situated on the first floor of the Arts and Social Studies Library, accessible via a lift
  • Two Disabled parking spaces are available close to the Arts and Social Studies Library (by the railway line) which can be accessed from Colum Drive
  • An accessible toilet is provided on the entrance floor
  • Low-level library catalogue terminals are available
  • Staff will fetch books from the shelves, please ask for assistance

Contacts

Mr Matthew Davies

Position:Subject Librarian - Law
Telephone: 029 2087 5687Extension: Cathays Campus: 75687 / Heath Park Campus: 01798 75687

Ms Lynn Goodhew

Position:Subject Librarian - Law / Consultant: Research Support
Telephone: 029 2087 5687Extension: 75687

Ms Catherine Borwick

Position:Subject Librarian - Optometry and Pharmacy. Works: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday.
Cath Borwick
Telephone: Bute: 029 2087 0796 / Law Library: 029 2087 4971Extension: Bute: 70796 / Law Library: 74971

Mrs Zoe Young

Position:Subject Librarian - Optometry and Pharmacy. Works: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday.
Zoe Young
Telephone: Bute: 029 2087 0796 / Law Library: 029 2087 4971Extension: Bute: 70796 / Law Library: 74971

Mrs Helen Staffer

Position:Library Customer Services Manager
Telephone: 029 2087 5686Extension: 75686

Opening Hours

From 08.30 Monday 4 January 2016 to 21.30 Friday 10 June 2016 the Law Library will be open 24 hours a day 7 days a week with the exception of Easter (see amended hours below). Staffed services are available during the hours listed below.

 

24/7 staffed services Opening hours
Monday to Friday8.30 to 21.30
Saturday10.00 to 17.30
Sunday12.00 to 21.30
Easter Recess 2016 Opening hours
Monday 21st to Thursday 24th March9.00 to 17.00
Friday 25th  to Monday 28th MarchClosed
Tuesday 29th March 08:30 onwards24 hour opening resumes
Summer Recess 2016* (Monday 13th June to Sunday 18th September) Opening hours
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday9.00 to 17.00
Tuesday9.00 to 20.00
Saturday10.00 to 17.30
SundayClosed
Monday 29th August (Bank Holiday)Closed

* Summer hours to be confirmed

Further information

The Law Library provides information services to the Cardiff Law School.

The collections include teaching materials for undergraduate and masters courses in law as well as a practitioner collection for vocational training courses. Research collections reflect the interests of the School: criminal law and justice, intellectual property, environmental law, marine and shipping law, family law and justice, medico-legal studies, canon law and civil legal process.

The Law Library also has collections of UK Official Publications and UN material relating to the Law of the Sea.

The Law Library also provides information services to the School of Optometry and Vision Sciences.

The collections include teaching materials for undergraduate courses in optometry and vision sciences. Research collections reflect the interests of the School: biomedical imaging, cell and molecular biology, clinical and investigative vision sciences and structural biophysics.

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