The Hartley Library is the largest site, supporting all academic units based at the Highfield Campus - and it has the longest opening hours. The Hartley opens for 24 hours during peak academic weeks.
It's also the home of the Hartley Library’s Special Collections including the Anglo-Jewish Archives, Wellington Papers, Broadlands Archive, rare books and printed collections such as the Parkes Library and Cope Collection.
In 2021, the space occupied by the Avenue Library & Learning Commons was transformed into a flexible learning/researching space as development of a new Faculty-Library partnership in the area of Digital Humanities. This new Digital Humanities facility is open to staff and students.
The National Oceanographic Library is a specialist ocean and earth science library. This guide will tell you more about the resources and services we offer to support learning, teaching and research at the National Oceanography Centre and in the oceanographic community.