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Architecture Library

The Architecture Library provides information services to the Welsh School of Architecture, and holds the Architecture Rare Book collection.

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Opening hours

You must not visit any Cardiff University Library if you have symptoms of or have tested positive for COVID-19, or have been told to self-isolate by the NHS Wales Test, Trace, Protect (TTP) service.
When entering any of our libraries you will need to scan a Cardiff University QR code to register Test, Trace and Protect information to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. 
All visitors must correctly wear a face-covering (unless exempt).
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.

About

Main areaArchitecture books
Current journals
Professional Studies collection
Folios
Rare Book collection
Mezzanine floorArchitecture journals
Lower floorArchitecture journals
Dissertations arranged alphabetically by author

Access

Entry to the Bute Building is controlled by swipe card access after 18:00 weekdays and all weekend.

  • Located on the second floor of the Bute Building – there is lift 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.
  • Staff will retrieve books from the shelves – please ask for assistance.

Architecture Library enquiries

Email
archliby@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 4818
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Library location

Bute Building
2nd floor
King Edward VII Avenue
Cardiff
CF10 3NB


Subject librarians

Scott Pryor

Assistant Subject Librarian (Architecture)

Linda Davies

Subject Librarian (Architecture / Computer Science and Infomatics)