Hallward Library


Looking for health and wellbeing support or something fun or relaxing to do on a break? We're here to help.



Health and wellbeing support

Healthy U notice boards are available in all of our libraries with information about useful services and resources to support your health and wellbeing. 

We have also collaborated with Healthy U, University of Nottingham Health Service and the Counselling Service on a list of useful health and wellbeing resources and books.

Reading Well @ UoN LibrariesHealth and wellbeing support at UoN


Take a break - library games zones

If you're looking to unwind, our Library Games Zones offer all kinds of fun distractions, they're perfect for that much needed break from your studies.

We've got:

  • word and jigsaw puzzles
  • board games
  • colouring-in
  • Lego
  • crafts and origami kits

Library Games Zones are available at certain times of the year. 


Library games and puzzles in libraries

Take a break - books, theatre and film

Did you know your University account gives you access to a wide range of leisure reading titles as well as TV, film and theatre recordings?

Leisure reading

Whether you like to read classics, non-fiction, graphic novels, essay collections, contemporary fiction, you'll find your next great read in in our leisure reading collection. 

You can also borrow from a wide range of fiction titles in Hallward Library.

Explore the collection


Stream theatre productions online, iincluding popular National Theatre plays such as Frankenstein.

Digital Theatre+Drama Online - NT Live and Shakespeare's Globe

TV and film

Watch TV and film with Box of Broadcasts and Kanopy.  

Box of BroadcastsKanopy




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