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 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

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

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

Visitors: Walk-In Access to Online Resources


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What's on this floor?

  • Silent working area
  • 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

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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

What’s on this floor?

Opening Times: Lampeter Campus Library

  17 June - 13 September (tbc)
Monday 09:00 - 17:00 (26 August CLOSED)
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00 (19 June CLOSED)
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 16:30
Saturday CLOSED