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Libraries: Old Library

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   Email      library@exeter.ac.uk

   Phone    +44 (0) 1392 723867

AccessAbility guide

Collections

The Old Library holds research and archive collections, including:

 

Old Library Opening Hours & Access

Please see our University Library Service & Coronavirus (COVID-19) : FAQs for more information.

Please see Bill Douglas Cinema Museum and Special Collections for opening hours for these services.

Current students, staff and associates - for essential use only

Our Library remains open during this time with reduced hours. This includes access for students who are:

  • attending essential face to face teaching
  • do not have access to appropriate study facilities at home
  • accessing specialist resources, for researchers
  • feeling isolated
  • attending campus for mental health and well-being support

 

Monday - Friday

Opening 08:00

Last entry 18:15

Closed 19:00

Saturday - Sunday & Bank Holidays

CLOSED

Photo Tour: Old Library

This is the Old Library Building

Floor maps help you find your way

Books are on floors below, walk through gates and doors ahead

Books are on the floors below, walk through the gallery to the stairs

Books are downstairs

Use the floor plan to help find material on Level -1

Use the floor plan to help find material on Level -2

Library help phone & borrowing machine are on the ground floor

Book return letter box is on the outside of building

Old Library Collections

Level - 1

AWDU 000 - 999

Brooks 000 - 999

Davis 000 - 999

Literature 870 - 899

History & Geography 900 – 999

Extra oversize (Atlases, Music scores & Art folios) 000 - 999

House of Commons journals

Level -2

Bibliographies 000 - 999

Ghana 000 – 999

Reference 000 - 999

Computer Science 000 - 099

Philosophy & Psychology 100 - 199

Religion & Theology 200 - 299

Social Sciences & Education 300 – 399

Languages & Linguistics 400 – 499

Sciences & Mathematics 500 – 599

Medicine & Technology 600 – 699

Arts, Music & Recreation 700 – 799

Literature 800 – 869

Journals 000 – 999

Law old edition K-KZ

Microfilm & microfiche

Parliamentary publications

Floor Guide Old Library

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Building 7 on campus map

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