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Science Library Contact Details

Phone: 029 2087 4085
Extension: Cathays Campus: 74085 / Heath Park Campus: 01798 74085
Fax: 029 2087 4995
Address:
Science 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:

Main Building
Park Place
Cardiff
CF10 3AT

The Science Library is located on the first floor of Main Building.

Access

  • Situated on the first floor of Main Building with ramp access at the main entrance and the entrance to the library
  • A service lift in the Chemistry wing is available
  • The counter and information desk are both at low-level
  • A space in the car park can be arranged or there is parking for badge-holders on Park Place
  • Wheelchair accessible toilets are located on the ground floor
  • Staff will retrieve books from the shelves, please ask for assistance

Contacts

 

Mrs Linda Davies

Position:Science and Biomedical Sciences Librarian
Telephone: 029 2087 0075Extension: Cathays Campus: 70075 / Heath Park Campus: 01798 70075

Mr Nigel Morgan

Position:Subject Librarian - Biosciences
Telephone: 029 2087 5037 / 6605Extension: Cathays:75037. Heath Park:01798 75037

Mr Peter Hale

Position:Subject Librarian - Chemistry and Earth Sciences
Telephone: 029 2087 5037Extension: Cathays Campus: 75037 / Heath Park Campus: 01798 75037

Mrs Nicola Jones

Position:Assistant Subject Librarian - College of Physical Sciences
Telephone: 029 2087 5128 (Science) 029 2087 5418 (Trevithick)Extension: Cathays: 75128 / 75418. Heath Park: 01798 75128 / 75418

Mr Rob Beadle

Position:Library Operations Manager
Telephone: 029 2087 9140 (Science) 029 2087 6605 (Biomedical Sciences)Extension: Cathays: 79140 / 76605. Heath Park: 01798 79140 / 76605

Mrs Heather Mann

Position:Library Operations Manager
Telephone: 029 2087 9140Extension: Cathays Campus: 79140 / Heath Park Campus: 01798 79140

Mrs Elaine Richards

Position:Assistant Library Operations Manager
Telephone: 029 2087 5128 (Science) 029 2087 6605 (Biomedical Sciences)Extension: Cathays: 75128 / 76605. Heath Park: 01798 75128 / 76605

Mrs Kurda Saied

Position:Assistant Library Operations Manager
Telephone: 029 2087 5128 (Science) 029 2087 6605 (Biomedical Sciences)Extension: Cathays: 75128 / 76605. Heath Park: 01798 75128 / 76605

 

 

Opening hours

Normal Semester Dates 2014/15 (including both May Bank Holidays) Opening Hours
Monday to Friday8.45 to 21.30
Saturday10.00 to 17.30
Sunday10.00 to 17.00
Christmas Recess 2014/15 Opening Hours
Monday 15th to Friday 19th December9.00 to 17.00
Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st DecemberClosed
Monday 22nd and Tuesday 23rd December9.00 to 17.00
Wednesday 24th December to Sunday 4th JanuaryClosed
Easter Recess 2015 Opening Hours
Monday 30th March to Thursday 2nd April9.00 to 17.00
Friday 3rd to Monday 6th AprilClosed
Summer Recess 2015 (Monday 15th June to Sunday 20th September Opening Hours
Monday to Friday9.00 to 17.00
Saturday and SundayClosed
Monday 31st August (Bank Holiday)Closed
 

Further information

The Science Library houses collections of books and journals in the following subjects: biosciences, chemistry, earth sciences, marine geography and general science.

Books, theses and current journals are on the entrance floor. The book collection comprises all of the library book stock and includes recommended textbooks and reference items for use in the library. The upper floor houses the main journals collection.

The Science Library has two large IT rooms with computing facilities for over 70 users, group study facilities and printing, copying and scanning facilities.

12 secure lockers with charging facilities are available in the Science Library.  The lockers can be booked out for the day, but must be emptied 10 minutes before the library closes, and priority will be given to library users using the charging facilities.  To book a locker and for further information please ask at the Information Desk or contact the Science Library at sciliby@cardiff.ac.uk.

You can also visit Graphic Services on the Ground Floor, Main Building, room 0.72.