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An overview of our libraries

Welcome to the Durham University Library and Collections guide.

Browse the tabs above for information about our different Libraries, opening times, and contact details.

Please do not visit our libraries and sites:

  • if you have any symptoms of Coronavirus (Covid-19);
  • if you are awaiting a test result;
  • if you have been contacted by NHS: Test and Trace

Bill Bryson Library

The Bill Bryson Library is our main University Library, and you will find a fantastic range of resources to support your studies. 

Bill Bryson Library at night

ISC Library at Stockton

The International Study Centre Library in Stockton is primarily for our students enrolled with Study Group. 

Teaching and Learning Centre

The Teaching and Learning Centre provides additional study spaces for individual and household group booking.

Barker Research Library at Palace Green

Our Archives and Special Collections can be found in the Barker Research Library, located within Palace Green Library.

Palace Green Library

College Libraries

Many colleges at Durham University have their own libraries. Explore them here.

Durham Business School Library

The Business School Library is a self-service library and study space in the Business School building on Mill Hill Lane.

Partner Libraries

Our partner libraries are Ushaw College Library and Durham Cathedral Library, including 5,The College.

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