Music Library

The Music Library provides outstanding learning resources, research environment, and customer-focused services to support excellence within the School of Music.

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Opening hours

Music students and staff have additional access to the Music Library between the following times:
Monday to Friday: 17:00 - 21:30
Saturday: 10:00 - 17:30
Entry to the library wing is controlled by card access and restricted access rights are automatically given to Music staff and students.
Other visitors need to apply for access via email to the Music Library.
Monday 08:45 - 17:00
Tuesday 08:45 - 17:00
Wednesday 08:45 - 17:00
Thursday 08:45 - 17:00
Friday 08:45 - 17:00
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

These are the opening hours for this week. View opening times for 2017-18

About

The Music Library is located in the library wing of Aberdare Hall, behind the Music building. The library provides learning resources, a customer-focused service and research environment to help support excellence within the School of Music. It offers a comprehensive collection of scholarly music scores, books and journals, as well as thousands of music CDs.

The library's primary purpose is to support the University's School of Music. It also provides resources for staff and students in the University's Continuing and Professional Education department, staff and students in the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, as well as members of the wider community.

Access

The Music Library is located in the Library Wing of Aberdare Hall, behind the Music building.

The primary access route is through a driveway that runs between the main Aberdare Hall building and the School of Music concert foyer (The Octagon). The library wing is behind two sets of wrought iron gates, and on the right side of the secured Aberdare Hall courtyard.

  • disabled parking spaces are available at the Redwood Building across the road from Aberdare Hall
  • accessible toilets are available in the Redwood Building and on the ground floor of the Music Building
  • staff are happy to retrieve books from the shelves if required; please ask for assistance

Music Library enquiries

Email:
musicliby@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 2087 4387
Twitter:
musicliby

Library location

Aberdare Hall
Corbett Road
Cardiff
CF10 3UP

Postal address

Music Building
31 Corbett Road
Cathays
Cardiff
CF10 3EB


Subject librarians

Charity Dove

Subject Librarian (Music)