The Charles Seale-Hayne Library


Our Induction page has lots of useful information in one place to help you get the most from your library.

Find out the basics such as accessing the building, finding and borrowing books or connecting to the Wi-Fi.

Library temporary opening times

The Library will be implementing the following temporary opening times, until Sunday 22 September, while we make some building improvements.

Monday to Friday 9:00–18:00

Saturday and Sunday 9:00–17:00

Level 0 24/7 Learning Space

  • Open 24/7, all year round
  • PCs and study space
  • Enter via the Level 0 Foyer
  • Swipe access only to enter/exit room

Entry to the Level 0 foyer, outside of the temporary opening times, will be swipe access only.

Primo library search

Use Primo to search our collections

Primo is our search tool to find the best quality resources to support your learning, teaching and research. Discover specialist databases, theses, books, journal articles and more - both print and digital - with a single search.

Visit Primo

Information Specialists and Library Guides

Your Information Specialist can show you how to use information resources effectively -

- and your Library Subject Guide is a collection of relevant resources plus help and support.

Your Information Specialist

The Charles Seale-Hayne Library is open 24/7 and provides access to approximately 350,000 books and multimedia items, 14,000 current journal subscriptions, and a variety of different study environments. 

In one central location there are the resources you need to carry out research (primo library search, books, journals, electronic resources), to present your work (computers, printers, photocopiers, loan equipment, shop) and experienced, friendly staff to help you.

All about library and digital services

Our focus is on enabling the transformation of information into knowledge.

Find out more about library and digital support - including our policies and strategies, our business plan and our organisation structure.

About library and digital services