Cardiff campus library, book shelves

Cardiff Library


The Library is located on the ground floor of the ATRiuM building in Cardiff city centre. 

The Advice Zone online offers a welcoming first point of contact for all your student enquiries. 

Services and access to library spaces have changed. You will now only be able to access Library spaces with a valid booking for either a study space or to collect book requests. 

When accessing the library please follow our safety measures.


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Opening Hours

Accessibility information



University of South Wales
Library and Student Centre
86-88 Adam Street
CF24 2FN

United Kingdom


For directions to Cardiff campus and a campus map see Cardiff Campus.

Study Spaces

Cardiff Library has different types of study spaces to suit your needs. No need to book just call in. 
You can also book a study space for up to 4 hours at a time. Book a study space using Connect2. 


Cardiff Study Space

  • Silent Study There is a silent study room in the library.
  • PCs & Macs PCs and Macs are available throughout the library.
  • Laptop Bars The centrally located laptop bar has plenty of power sockets available for laptop/tablet use.
Individual study spaces are 2m socially distanced, no need to wear a mask when seated.

Book Stock
You are now welcome to browse the library shelves to find books to read or borrow. Please wear a mask and maintain social distancing when browsing the shelves.