Law Library

The Law Library is on the first floor of the Arts and Social Studies Library, and contains law, optometry and vision sciences collections.

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Opening hours

During 24/7 opening hours, staffed services are available at the following times:
Monday - Friday 08:30 - 21:30
Saturday 10:00 - 17:30
Sunday 12:00 - 21:30
Monday 24 hours
Tuesday 24 hours
Wednesday 24 hours
Thursday 24 hours
Friday 24 hours
Saturday 24 hours
Sunday 24 hours

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


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.


Entry to the building is via card-operated gates, visitors can sign in after showing ID. Please note: Reference ID card holders and other visitors are permitted access to the building during staffed service hours only.

  • An accessible entrance for assisted entry to the building is located on the west side of the building at lower ground floor level. Entry is staff-mediated, use the intercom by the entrance.
  • A lift provides access to all floors of the library.
  • 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.

Law Library enquiries

+44 (0)29 2087 4971

Library location

Arts and Social Studies Library
1st floor
Colum Drive
CF10 3EU

Postal address

McKenzie House
30-36 Newport Road
CF24 0DE

Subject librarians

Matthew Davies

Subject Librarian (Law)

Lynn Goodhew

Subject Librarian (Law) / Consultant: Research Support

Catherine Borwick

Subject Librarian (Optometry and Pharmacy)

Zoe Young

Subject Librarian (Optometry and Pharmacy)