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

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Trevithick Library Contact Details

Phone: 029 2087 4286
Extension: Cathays Campus: 74286 / Heath Park Campus: 01798 74286
Trevithick Library

Information Services
Cardiff University
PO Box 430

Additional information:

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

The location of the library is:

Trevithick Building
The Parade
Newport Road
CF24 3AA

The Trevithick Library is located on the first floor of the Trevithick Building in The Parade off Newport Road.



  • The Trevithick Library is located on the first floor of the Trevithick Building
  • Disabled parking spaces are available close to the library outside the Trevithick Building
  • An accessible toilet is available on the ground floor
  • Staff will retrieve books from the shelves if required, please ask for assistance



Mrs Nicola Jones

Position:Subject Librarian – Engineering / Physics and Astronomy
Telephone: 029 2087 6573Extension: Cathays: 76573. Heath Park: 01798 76573


Mrs Linda Davies

Position:Library Team Leader - College of Physical Sciences and Engineering. Subject Librarian Computer Science / Maths
Telephone: 029 2087 5703Extension: Cathays Campus: 75703 / Heath Park Campus: 01798 75703


Miss Cathy Parker

Position:Assistant Subject Librarian - College of Physical Sciences and Engineering
Telephone: 029 2087 5418 (Trevithick) / 029 2087 5630 (Senghennydd)Extension: Cathays campus: 75418 / 75630 Heath Park campus: 01798 75418


Mrs Catherine Tagg

Position:Library Operations Manager
Telephone: 02920876573Extension: Cathays Campus: 76573/ Heath Park Campus: 01798 76573


Mrs Helen Staffer

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


Opening Hours

The computer room (T1.06) is open 24 hours a day 7 days a week, including holiday periods when the library is closed.
Normal Semester Dates 2015/16 (including both May Bank Holidays) Opening Hours
Monday to Friday8.45 to midnight
Saturday10.00 to 17.30
Sunday12.00 to 21.30
Christmas Recess 2015/16 Opening Hours
Monday 14th to Friday 18th December8.45 to 17.00
Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th DecemberClosed
Monday 21st and Tuesday 22nd December  8.45 to 17.00
Wednesday 23rd December  8.45 to 16.00
Thursday 24th December to Sunday 3rd JanuaryClosed
Monday 4th January onwardsNormal semester opening hours
Easter Recess 2016 Opening Hours
Monday 21st to Thursday 24th March8.45 to 17.00
Friday 25th to Monday 28th MarchClosed
Tuesday 29th March onwardsNormal semester opening hours
Summer Recess 2016 (Monday 13th June to Sunday 18th September) Opening Hours
Monday to Friday8.45 to 17.00
Saturday and SundayClosed
Monday 31st August (Bank Holiday)Closed



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