The University libraries hold over 300,000 books, and a large number of journals both electronically and in print formats.

All staff and students can borrow a number of books using their University Card and our RFID self issue and return services in the Seaborne and Broomhead Libraries, Sutton Library - Thornton Science Park and by visiting the issue and return desks at various Health and Social Care Education Centres.

 Locations and Opening Hours

  • We have a number of locations, and opening hours differ in each of the libraries 



  • Members of the University may use other University libraries via the SCONUL Access scheme.


Services for the public

  • We can offer a range of library services to visitors and the public