Please book your desk slot at, using your College username and password.

There are 56 numbered desks available: 16 on the ground floor; 20 in the Galleries, 10 in the seminar rooms, 10 in the computer room. All desks have lights and plugs for electronic devices, apart from the 10 desks in the seminar rooms where there are 4 plugs in each room. Five desks in the computer room have PCs.

You can book a maximum of four 1 hour slots per day up to one week in advance.

IMPORTANT: Please, delete your booking if you cannot use the desk, as it will become available for other students.


Help to keep the building clean and safe by:

  • Washing your hands frequently using the washing facilities in the porch
  • Sanitising your hands in the sanitising stations
  • Wearing face coverings all the time
  • Keeping a distance of two metres where possible
  • Cleaning your desk before and after your slots, using the cleaning kits available in the Library
  • Using the enquiry desk only for essential enquiries. Email the librarians for any other enquiry at

Additional information (including current opening times) can be found here or on the library door. The library team can be contacted at