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Welcome January 2023

Library opening times

Opening times for all Libraries are on the Library Home Page. Many of our Libraries and study spaces are open for extended hours throughout the year. 

When studying on campus you are welcome to use any Staffordshire University library you choose, according to your preference and/or convenience. If the books you need are located at another one of our libraries, you can ask for them to be sent to the most convenient library for you to collect - see more on Borrowing books.

Visiting the libraries

Swipe card to enter libraryWhen coming to any of the Libraries please make sure you have your student card with you to ensure you can access buildings and facilities.

You need your card to borrow books, use the multi-functional devices (to print, photocopy and scan) and to borrow short-term loan laptops. 

student with information screenPlease note: A separate swipe card is required at the Shrewsbury Health Library to gain access during self-service opening. An Out of Hours Access Card can be applied for by all library members. This costs £5.00 (non-refundable). Please visit the Shrewsbury Health Library for more details.

Which libraries can I use?

If you are studying on campus you can use any of the libraries, at whichever campus is most convenient for you. If the books you need are located at another one of our libraries, you can ask for them to be sent to the most convenient library for you to collect by using our click and collect service.

Stoke Campus

Library Core

shelving at Library Core, Leek RoadLocated on the Leek Road Campus, Library Core houses materials and learning resources for all subject areas except art, design, fashion and related subjects.

Our address is: Library Core, Staffordshire University, Leek Road, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 2DF.

See the opening hours page for more details.

 

 

Library Creative

Located on the ground floor of the Blackstone Building (at the back of the Cadman Building) on College Road, Library Creative houses materials and learning resources for art and design, fashion and related subjects.

Our address is: Library Creative, Staffordshire University, College Road, Stoke, ST4 2DE.

See the opening hours page for more details.

 

 

Library Catalyst

library catalyst click and collect areaLibrary Catalyst is located on the ground floor of the Catalyst Building on Leek Road. Library Catalyst houses a Click and Collect area, plus an information kiosk and display area. 

Our address is: Library Catalyst, Staffordshire University, Leek Road, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 2DF.

See the opening hours page for more details.

 

 

 

 

 

Stafford Campus

Library Centre for Health Innovation

The Library Centre for Health Innovation is located at Blackheath Lane on the Stafford Campus. 

Our address is: Library Centre for Health Innovation, Staffordshire University, Blackheath Lane, Stafford, ST18 0YB. 

See the opening hours page for more details.

 

 

 

Shrewsbury Campus

Shrewsbury Health Library

The Health Library is located within the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital and houses books, journals and other resources for health, nursing and midwifery students. There are a variety of study areas, plus computers allowing you to access a wide range of electronic resources.

Our address is: Shrewsbury Health Library, The Learning Centre, Royal Shrewsbury Hospital, Mytton Oak Road, Shrewsbury, SY3 8XQ 
Telephone: 01743 492512 or 261440

See the opening hours page for more details.

To gain access to the Library during self-service opening you will require a card. Please ask at the Shrewsbury Customer Service desk about applying for one.