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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.

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This library is closed except for access to bookable study spaces (Cardiff University staff and students only). You can request items from this library using our Click and collect service.

Bute Library is closed 12 July-31 August.

Find out what has changed due to coronavirus (COVID-19) and how to access our services during this time: staff, students, NHS and visitors.


  • Located on the first 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.
  • Low-level library catalogue terminals are available.
  • Staff will retrieve books from the shelves - please ask for assistance.

Bute Library enquiries

+44 (0)29 2087 4818
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Library location

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

Subject librarians

Rebecca Mogg

Education lead

Andrew Blackmore

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

Jonathan Jones

Subject Librarian (Geography and Planning / Psychology)

Sarah Puzey

Subject Librarian (Social Sciences)

Zoe Young

Subject Librarian (Optometry / Pharmacy)

Kate Wynne

Assistant Subject Librarian (Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies)