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.


Creative industries, Accounting and Finance

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

To access study spaces you must make a booking (for up to 2 hours) through the  Connect2 booking system. You will not be allowed in the building without a booking, please book your place before coming to the library. Please beware that there will be reduced capacity in study spaces due to social distancing considerations for your safety.


Cardiff Study Space

18 spaces available 
2 pods single person use only

Accessing the Book Stock

We are operating a Request and Collect service. Browsing the library shelves is not possible until further notice. If you would like to borrow a book please follow these instructions