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Treforest Library


The Library and Student Centre is the largest of the University's libraries and is located on our Treforest Campus near Pontypridd.

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.


Business; Computing; Engineering; Humanities & Social Sciences

Opening Times

Accessibility Information



Library and Student Centre
Llantwit Road

CF37 1DL


For directions to Treforest campus and a campus map see Treforest 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 be aware that there will be reduced capacity in study spaces due to social distancing considerations for your safety.


Treforest Study Spaces

54 spaces available.

Bookable Group Study Rooms

We have 3 group study rooms with socially distanced space for 2 people.   The booths on level 1 are for I person only.

These rooms contain multimedia equipment suitable for practicing presentations. You can bring your own laptop.

Rooms can be booked up to 7 days in advance for a (maximum) 2 hour slot per day. Use Connect2 with your student ID and password to make your booking.

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