Treforest Collection

Treforest Library


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

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


Business; Computing; Engineering; Humanities & Social Sciences

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Library and Student Centre
Llantwit Road

CF37 1DL


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

Study Spaces

Treforest Study Spaces

Silent Study The silent study room is on the ground floor of the library

Quiet Study The book stock and PC area are designated quiet study areas.

Group Work There are 4 bookable group study rooms, which can be booked via Connect2. Each seats up to 8 students and has a plasma screen that can be connected to laptops. 

There are 5 Pods with plasma screens for group study (seats 6-8) these are also bookable on Connect 2 .

Social Learning Space There is a social learning space on the first floor of the library.

PCs There are PCs throughout the library. The main 24/7 PC area is on the first floor of the library.

Bookable Group Study Rooms

These rooms contain multimedia equipment suitable for practising presentations. You can bring your own laptop or borrow one from the Library.

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:


Level 1 group study booths: 5 available with capacity for 4 – 8 people. Bookable for groups of 3 or more. 

Level 1 Room 4: 6 - 8 people
Level 2 Room 2:  6 - 8 people 
Level 2 Room 3:  6 - 8 people