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    Weston Library reopening

    Book your visit in advance and find out what to expect

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    Special Collections copying

    A free digital scanning service

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    Scan & Deliver

    How to request scans of chapters and articles


Opening hours

Reading rooms

Mon-Fri: 09:30-19:00 | Sat: 10:00-16:00 | Sun: Closed

Public areas

Mon-Fri: 10:00-17:00 | Sat: 10:00-17:00 | Sun: 11:00-17:00

Full details of opening hours


Weston Library
Broad Street

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We have begun a phased reopening of our libraries. Find out more about accessing our buildings, accessing our services or check our Twitter feed for the latest news.

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Using special collections

Information on accessing our world-class special collections

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Subject guides

Guidance on collections available for research 

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Access our unique buildings and collections through tours, exhibitions and events

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