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Library facilities

Explore the facilities available in our eight libraries to support your studies, research and teaching.


What's available in each library?

Services available in libraries
LibraryAssistive technology roomBook returns box (out of hours)CafeHeadphone loansLaptop loansPrint, copy, scanSelf-service machineShort stay PCsStudy space - bookable
Business No No No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Djanogly LRC Yes No No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
George Green Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Greenfield Medical Yes Yes Yes (outside) Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes
Hallward Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
James Cameron-Gifford No Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes
Music Library No No No No No Yes No No No

For services at Manuscripts and Special Collections, visit the Reading Room webpage.

The University provides a range of rooms on every campus for prayer and religious observance. Visit the Chaplaincy website for a list of locations.

Cafes and water fountains

You are welcome to bring drinks and cold food in to our libraries. Please do not eat hot food in our libraries - only in designated cafe spaces.

Nearby cafes

University Park

  • Hallward Library cafe (Floor 2)
  • George Green Library cafe (Floor LG)
  • The closest cafe to the Music Library is Lakeside Arts.

Jubilee Campus

  • The closest cafes are The Atrium and Starbucks (near the Sports Centre)

Medical School, QMC

  • The closest cafe to Greenfield Medical Library is Greens cafe in the Medical School Foyer.

King's Meadow Campus

  • Costa Coffee (Restaurant)

All cafe locations and opening times

Hallward Library cafe from the entrance to the library

Water fountains

  • Water fountains are available in all libraries, except Denis Arnold Music Library. 
  • Please tell a member of library staff if a water fountain isn't working.

WasteNott - find a fountain


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Libraries and opening times
Libraries and opening times
Borrowing and returning items
Borrowing and returning items
Students using study space in libraries
Book study space in libraries

Part-time and distance learners
Part-time and distance learners
Printing and IT
Printing and IT
Services for visitors
Services for visitors


University of Nottingham Libraries

King's Meadow Campus
Lenton Lane
Nottingham, NG7 2NR

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