Redmonds building - resources and facilities

Resources and facilities

What you need to succeed

Take advantage of the £160 million invesment in new facilities across our campuses. These state-of-the-art, amenities were built with you in mind. Come along to our Open Days and find out more about:

  • high-spec computer labs with the latest relevant software
  • specialist teaching labs
  • subject-specific labs, studios, workshops and the latest technology and equipment
  • high quality lecture theatres and seminar rooms
  • three libraries with vast, current collections and study-friendly environments
  • social spaces that let you gather with like-minded people
  • sport and leisure facilities to keep your mind, body and soul in tip-top condition

For more information about the facilities in each Faculty, see the links below.


In our libraries, you’ll have access to a wealth of information and great settings to take it all in.

Our libraries boast:

  • 2,000 study spaces including designated postgraduate areas when you need some quiet time to focus, meeting areas so you can collaborate in groups, plus plenty of “let’s meet for coffee” opportunities
  • extremely helpful and friendly academic liaison librarians for each School/Faculty
  • wi-Fi access
  • networked PCs and access to 2000+ applications so you can get your work done hassle-free
  • laptops you can borrow when you need to be out and about
  • helpdesks and induction sessions to introduce the resources and facilities available
  • a user-friendly search engine to search more than 820,000 items including 650,000 printed resources, 129,000 e-Books, 45,000 electronic journal titles, online newspapers, legal databases, company journals, and special collections

Contact the library

Contact us

Get in touch using our online form or call +44 (0) 151 231 5090.

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