Bute Library

The Bute Library is situated on the first floor of the Bute Building and contains collections for geography, journalism, media studies, pharmacy, planning and social sciences. It also holds the British national daily and weekend newspapers, and the Osman Collection.

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Opening hours

Easter opening hours
10-13 April: 08:45-17:00
14-17 April: Closed
From 18 April: Normal semester opening hours
Monday 08:45 - 21:30
Tuesday 08:45 - 21:30
Wednesday 08:45 - 21:30
Thursday 08:45 - 21:30
Friday 08:45 - 21:30
Saturday 10:00 - 17:30
Sunday 10:00 - 17:30

These are the opening hours for this week. View opening times for 2016-17

About

The Bute Library is situated on the first floor of the Bute Building on King Edward VII Avenue. Facilities include:

North corridorGeography and Planning books and journals
South corridorJournalism and Media Studies books and journals
Newspapers
Social Sciences books
Entrance areaDaily newspapers
Lounge area
Reference collection
Pharmacy books
Pharmacy journals
Entrance area galleryPlanning statistics
Abstracts and indexes
Examination papers
Videos and DVDs
Theses and dissertations arranged alphabetically by author

Access

  • Situated on the first floor of the Bute Building.
  • An adjacent lift provides access from the ground floor and lower ground floor.
  • Two reserved disabled parking spaces are provided in the Bute car park. The side door from the car park is the main entrance route for wheelchair users.
  • An accessible toilet is situated on the first floor landing.
  • Low-level library catalogue terminals are available.
  • Staff will retrieve books from the shelves - please ask for assistance.

Bute Library enquiries

Email:
buteliby@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 2087 4611
Blog:
Blog
Twitter:
butelibrary

Library location

Bute Building
1st floor
King Edward VII Avenue
Cardiff
CF10 3NB


Subject librarians

Sarah Nicholas

Subject Librarian (Architecture)

Sarah Puzey

Subject Librarian (Social Sciences / Geography and Planning)

Andrew Blackmore

Subject Librarian (Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies / Continuing & Professional Education)

Zoe Young

Subject Librarian (Optometry and Pharmacy)

Catherine Borwick

Subject Librarian (Optometry and Pharmacy)