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Access for All

Using the Library

The Library is committed to ensuring that it remains accessible to all users and that students are supported throughout their time at University


• There is a least one DDA parking space in every car park on campus. A pdf map showing the location of these spaces can be found here.

Building access

• Ground Floor – Main Building Entrance (Founders Square) level entrance and self-opening doors

• Ground Floor – Second Building Entrance (opposite Arts Building) ramped access and self-opening doors


Library access

• Ground Floor – Library Entrance wide access gate


There are four lifts in the building:
• Three lifts in the Library foyer go to all floors except the mezzanine
• One lift on the second floor by the oversize books goes to the mezzanine level

Emergency Egress - each stairwell is a refuge for wheelchair users or people with mobility difficulties, in an emergency please go to these areas and use the call points to alert security to your presence.

Accessible toilets

• Ground, First, and Second floor.