Y Fforwm

Y Fforwm

Y Fforwm is located at the SA1 Waterfront development - home to Yr Athrofa, the Institute of Education, the Faculty of Architecture, Computing and Engineering and the Construction Wales Innovation Centre.

Y Fforwm provides access to a range of flexible learning spaces to support all our students and houses the collections from the libraries of the former Mount Pleasant and Townhill Campuses. The ground floor also hosts an exhibition space for showing student work and items from our own Special Collections and Archives.

Visitors: Walk in Access to Online Resources

Address: Heol Ynys, Kings Road, Swansea, SA1 8EW

Telephone: 01792 482113

Email: library@uwtsd.ac.uk

All rooms have wireless internet access. Please note that study rooms are only available during our opening times.
Bookings must be made before 8pm on the day before the reservation is due to start so that a list of bookings can be 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

Please note:  The room booking options may not display properly in the library catalogue if using Internet Explorer or Edge, we recommend that you use Google Chrome. 

Room 1       First Floor         Seats 6 people    Book room
Room 2 First Floor Seats 6 people Book room
Room 3 First Floor Seats 6 people Book Room
Room 4 First Floor Seats 6 people Book room
Room 5 First Floor Seats 4 people Book room
Room 204 Second Floor Seats 1 person Book room
Room 205 Second Floor Seats 1 person Book room
  29 April - 28 June
Monday 08:45 - 20:00 
Tuesday 08:45 - 20:00
Wednesday 08:45 - 20:00 (19 June CLOSED)
Thursday 08:45 - 20:00
Friday 08:45 - 20:00 (21 June CLOSED 13.00 - 20.00)
Saturday 11:00 - 16:00
Sunday 11:00 - 16:00
CLOSED 29 - 30 June
  1 July - 22 September (tbc)
Monday 09:00 - 17:00 (26 August CLOSED)
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 16:30
Saturday CLOSED