Access to Library buildings and resources

Our promise to you:

  • We will always be open during our advertised opening hours.

What we can do for you:

Our libraries provide access to a huge range of hard-copy books, journals, DVDs, CDs, videos and other learning resources.  They also offer a variety of learning and social spaces, including silent, quiet and group study areas, incorporating computing facilities.

Who this is for:

Our libraries are open to staff, students and members of the public. View the different types of membership and borrowing entitlements.

How to use it:

Simply visit any of our libraries during opening hours.  You will need a valid student or staff library card to access the Thompson and Blackheath Lane libraries during self-service opening.  A swipe card is required at Shrewsbury Health Library.

Where to find it:

When this is available:

Library opening hours may vary to support peak borrowing times.  View our current opening times.

Charges:

There is no charge to access our library buildings or their resources. If you are not a student or staff member, borrowing charges may apply. View borrowing entitlements. 

How we support you:

Our experienced Customer Services staff will help you during normal staffed hours. They are located at the Customer Services Desks. View our opening hours.