Cardiff University 24 Hour Library
The University libraries hold over 1.3 million printed books, and provide access to more than 775,000 online books and journals. Our libraries each specialise in particular subjects, and are located across the University’s campuses.
All of our campus-based libraries are fully accessible and open to the public.
Business and economics.
Archie Cochrane Library
Medicine, surgery, nursing, allied health, psychiatry, psychology.
Arts and Social Studies Library
Humanities, languages, psychology, social sciences, Welsh and Celtic studies.
Biomedical Sciences Library
Brian Cooke Dental Library
Geography, journalism, media studies, pharmacy, planning, social sciences.
European Documentation Centre
European Union information.
Nursing, midwifery, allied health, medicine, medical sciences, biological sciences, social sciences.
Law, optometry, professional legal training.
Biosciences, chemistry, earth and ocean sciences.
Confucius collection, lifelong learning, mathematics, modern languages.
Special Collections and Archives
Rare books, archives, maps, newspapers, prints and microfilms.
Astronomy, computer science, engineering, physics.
Velindre NHS Trust Library
Oncology, radiotherapy, medical physics.
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