Readers with disabilities

The library is fully accessible to wheelchair users. Click here for a plan of the building and access routes.

There is a lift to the first floor. Please email or telephone (2)76927 to gain access to the library via the first floor.

There are two height-adjustable desks on the ground floor and two more on the first floor in addition to a standing height table. There are natural light lamps on the first floor and in the computer room, and coloured plastic overlays are available from staff. Readers with dyslexia or similar needs are eligible for termly rather than weekly loan periods. Please ask a member of staff to apply this for you.

If you wish to discuss access to the building and any assistance the library is able offer you please contact the Librarian, Dr. Hilla Wait (

Disabled visitors may use car parking spaces at the front of Mathematical Institute via entrance 7 on the Woodstock Road (see details and map). Visitors using cars should contact the Library in before arriving on site.

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