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Cancer Research Wales Library


Cancer Research Wales Library, Velindre Contact Details

Phone: 029 2031 6291
Extension: internal tie-line 716291
Fax: 029 2031 6927
Cancer Research Wales Library

Information Services
Ground Floor, Cancer Research Wales Building
Velindre Hospital, Velindre Road
Whitchurch, Cardiff
CF14 2TL

Additional information:

The Library is situated on the Ground Floor of the Cancer Research Wales Building at Velindre Hospital.



  • Situated on the ground floor
  • Accessible toilet just outside the library
  • Disabled parking located in close proximity to the Library
  • Staff will retrieve books from the shelves, please ask for assistance


Mrs Bernadette Coles

Position:Library Manager
Telephone: 029 2031 6291Extension: From Heath Campus: 01875 6291


Opening Hours

Normal Semester Dates 2015/16 Opening Hours
Monday to Friday8.30 - 16.30
Saturday and SundayClosed
Christmas Recess 2015/16 Opening Hours
Wednesday 24th December8.30 - 12.00
Friday 25th December to 4th January 2015Closed
Easter Recess 2016 Opening Hours
Friday 25th to Monday 28th MarchClosed
Early May Bank Holiday Opening Hours
Monday 2nd MayClosed
Spring Bank Holiday Opening Hours
Monday 30th MayClosed
Summer Recess 2016 Opening Hours
Normal Opening Hours8.30 - 16.30
Monday 31st August (Bank Holiday)Closed

Further information

The library is the only specialist oncology library service in Wales and is supported by the charity Cancer Research Wales and provides a professional library and information service to both the academic and NHS communities.

Details of our NHS service can be found on the CRW library's NHS website.