Lampeter Library


Lampeter Library

The Library and the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives together house at least 275,000 printed volumes. Electronic books and journals are also available and can be found on our catalogue with print materials. The Library also provides study space, computer workstations, wireless for laptop users and study rooms. The IT Service Desk is also located in the building.

How to find us

The Main Library and Roderic Bowen Library and Archives are situated in the south-west quadrant of the campus.  The entrance is opposite the Canterbury Building.

Group Study Rooms

All rooms have wireless internet access. Please note that study rooms are only available during our opening times.
Bookings must be made before midnight at the start of the day of reservation when a reservations list is generated.  Bookings made after this time will not be honoured. 

To maximise availability of study rooms for all students, please note the restrictions below:

  • Maximum booking length: 3 hours
  • Bookings may be placed up to 21 days in advance
  • Bookings for the same room cannot be placed within 2 days of each other

Placing and managing Study Room bookings

Room Seats Equipment Booking
Study Room 1 – Dan Cohn Sherbok Room 6  
Study Room 2 4 - 6  
Confucius Institute Reading Room 1 10* Presentation screen, PC
Confucius Institute Reading Room 2 10* Presentation screen, PC

*With dividing screen down, Confucius Institute Reading Rooms will seat a maximum of 22.

Visitors: Walk-In Access to Online Resources

Layout

What’s on this floor?

  • Main collection
  • Study room 1 (Dan Cohn Sherbok Room)
  • Printing and Photocopying
  • IT Service Desk
  • Catalogue quick-search
  • Computers
  • Study area
  • Moodle drop-in session

Green traffic lightGroup and collaborative study is encouraged in this area.

What’s on this floor?

  • Group and collaborative study
  • Information Point
  • Loans and returns (including self-service)
  • Catalogue quick-search
  • Current journals
  • Photocopying and printing
  • Self-service print credit
  • Toilets

Red traffic lightThis area is for silent study only.

What’s on this floor?

Opening Times: Lampeter Campus Library

Please note that the library is self-service from 19:00 Monday - Thursday, 18:30 on Fridays and all day on Sundays 

   
  25 September - 17 December
Monday 08:30 - 23:59
Tuesday 08:30 - 23:59 [Closed: 12 December 12.15 - 14.15]
Wednesday 08:30 - 23:59
Thursday 08:30 - 23:59
Friday 08:30 - 23:59
Saturday 12:00 - 17:00 [Closed: 16 December]
Sunday 12:00 - 17:00 [Closed: 17 December]
 
  18 December - 21 December
Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
 
  CLOSED: 22 December - 1 January
 
  2 January - 7 January
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 16:30
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
 
  8 January - 1 April
Monday 08:30 - 23:59
Tuesday 08:30 - 23:59
Wednesday 08:30 - 23:59
Thursday 08:30 - 23:59
Friday 08:30 - 23:59 [Closing at 21:00 on 26 January] [Closed: 30 March]
Saturday 12:00 - 17:00 [Closed: 31 March]
Sunday 12:00 - 17:00 [Closed: 1 April]