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Science Library

The Science Library is located on the first floor of Main Building and contains collections on biosciences, chemistry, earth and ocean sciences.

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Opening hours

Easter opening hours
15-18 April: 09:00-17:00
19-22 April: Closed
From 23 April: Normal semester opening hours
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. View opening times for 2018-19


The Science Library is located on the first floor of Main Building, opposite the Council Chamber.

First floor

Charging lockers for laptops/tablets/mobile devices
Help desk
myPrint paystation
Self service machines
Second floorJournals

The reading room will close 10 minutes before the advertised library closing time, to enable the library staff to safely close the library. If there are known network issues staff may ask users of the IT rooms to save their work and begin logging off within 10 minutes of closing time.


  • Situated on the first floor of Main Building with ramp access at the main entrance and the entrance to the library.
  • A service lift is available in the south wing.
  • The information desks are both low-level.
  • Parking for badge-holders is available on Park Place.
  • Wheelchair accessible toilets are located on the ground floor.
  • Staff will retrieve books from the shelves, please ask for assistance.

Science Library enquiries

+44 (0)29 2087 4085

Library location

Main Building
1st floor
Park Place
CF10 3AT

Subject librarians

Nigel Morgan

Subject Librarian (Biosciences)

Peter Hale

Subject Librarian (Chemistry / Earth Sciences)