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Brian Cooke Dental Library

The Dental Library provides information services to support both undergraduate and postgraduate students and academic staff in the School of Dentistry and staff of Cardiff and the Vale NHS Trust.

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Opening hours

Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

These are the opening hours for this week. View opening times for 2018-19


The library is named for Professor Brian Cooke, the founder dean of the Dental School. The print collection mainly covers dentistry but there are other aspects of medicine and healthcare.

Library skills training is available for staff and students in Biomedical and Life Sciences covering subjects including effective searching, information skills and using reference management software and social media. These sessions will be held in the Health library.


  • Located on the fourth floor of the Dental School.
  • Accessible via lifts which are located near the entrance to the library.
  • Accessible toilets are located on the ground floor and the fourth floor of the building.
  • Staff will retrieve books from the shelves – please ask for assistance.

Brian Cooke Dental Library enquiries

+44 (0)29 2074 2525

Library location

University Dental Hospital
4th floor
Heath Park
CF14 4XY

Subject librarians

Lucy Collins

Subject Librarian (Dentistry)