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Introduction to the Library: Welcome

Contact us

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For Library enquiries:
tel. +44 (0) 1202 965959
available 9am - 5pm Mon to Fri

For IT support:
tel. +44 (0) 1202 965515
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Library opening hours

You'll find full details of our Library opening hours on our library webpages on the BU website.

During university vacations, opening times may be different to the normal term time hours. These will be displayed on our webpages at the appropriate time

Welcome to the Library

► Are you new to BU?  Or returning from placement? Maybe you just want a reminder of how the Library can support you while you're studying.

Whatever stage you're at, we hope this guide will help you make the most of our services. It introduces the Library's resources, study spaces, computing and printing facilities and provides details of how to contact us for more in-depth help and advice.

Also, take a look at our study skills guide for new students, or to access the full range of our study skills help, go to the Study Skills area in Brightspace.

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